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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | March 06, 2013

    We hope whomever stole our flag will fly it proudly

    To the Editor: For about 15 years, we have flown an American flag almost every day and night in our front yard. Sunday morning we woke up to find that someone had stolen the flag and its 12-foot-tall pole.

  • Letters | March 06, 2013

    Put Nuss on City Commission

    To the Editor: Vote for Debbie Nuss for city commissioner.

  • Letters | March 06, 2013

    Ball is citizens’ best choice

    To the Editor: The best choice for our fair city is John Ball with his ex-tensive leadership experience.

  • Letters | March 04, 2013

    Americans must demand civility from elected leaders

    To the Editor: Civility is a noun that can be defined as: “Formal politeness and courtesy in behavior or speech.” The rhetoric sur-rounding the consequences of sequestration may have been either blatantly exaggerated or disastrously ignored by elected officials.

  • Letters | March 04, 2013

    Nuss will serve with respect for differing points of view

    To the Editor: I have known Debbie Nuss for many years, and I am pleased to support her candidacy for the Manhattan City Commission.

  • Letters | February 28, 2013

    Forget compromise; our cost-cutting is long overdue

    To the Editor: I have a different view as concerns your Sunday piece on Sequestration. You lament the two political parties for political posturing,  “instead of scrambling for 11th-hour solutions that would involve compromises.” I say who needs compromise, at least now we have

  • Letters | February 28, 2013

    Don’t indoctrinate Kansas children on global warming

    To the Editor: This is in response to the letter from Keith Miller, the Al Gore wannabe who opposes legislation to stop the waste of taxpayers’ money.

  • Letters | February 28, 2013

    Nuss has worked for years to improve Manhattan

    To the Editor: Deb Nuss is a knowledgeable, practical person who has worked many years and in many ways to improve Manhattan. I support her.

  • Letters | February 27, 2013

    Nuss knows our community and will serve it superbly

    To the Editor: When you vote for city commissioners this spring, choose someone who has spent years in Manhattan and has a thorough knowledge of the people, politics and problems we face as a community.

  • Letters | February 27, 2013

    Learn about the candidates, take responsibility and vote

    Some candidates’ letters disturb me greatly. One candidate for City Commission says “I’m a nice person, had jobs where I’m in command and I’ve served on many boards.” Nothing about beliefs, what Manhattan needs or helping people who live here.  Since


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