Letters to the editor

Letter to the editor: A possible expressway
August 27, 2008
Over the last couple of months I have met with several elected officials in Leavenworth and Lansing and a majority of them mentioned to me their interest in an expressway connection from Kansas Highway 7 at McIntyre Road to Interstate 435 at Wolcott Road, which is part of Kansas Highway 5.
Letter to the editor: District owes apology to students
August 27, 2008
Our son is very truthful and will own up to the mistakes he makes.
Letter to the editor: Memories of fairs gone by
August 27, 2008
With the conclusion of the Tongie Fair upon you folks, I reminisce and fondly recall the days of the old fair during the 1950s.
Letter to the editor: Biodefense lab bad idea for Manhattan
August 20, 2008
The Department of Homeland Security is proposing to move foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) research from Plum Island, N.Y., onto the United States mainland. Biodefense lab bad idea for Manhattan
Letter to the editor: Boyda’s column misdirected
August 6, 2008
First, it is not “Big Oil and the White House” (as if they’re one and the same) driving higher fuel prices.
Letter to the editor: Pet overpopulation puts strain on many citizens
August 6, 2008
Across the United States, animal shelters are filled with millions of cats, dogs, kittens and puppies in need of permanent homes.
Letter to the editor: Time for politicians to go
August 6, 2008
Why wait for “Term Limits?”
Letter to the editor: City spending questioned
July 23, 2008
Given the current economic state of this country, the news of a 7 percent increase in salary is mind blowing.
Green bins better than blue
July 16, 2008
I totally agree with Mr. Sledd regarding the blue trash bins.
McCain voting record questioned
July 16, 2008
Sen. John McCain claims to be qualified to be the President of the United States because of his military expertise and a 26-year record of a commitment to fiscal discipline in the U.S. Congress.
Letters to the editor: Official appreciative of VFW support
July 9, 2008
I would like to thank the businesses of Tonganoxie for their continued support to the VFW Tonganoxie Memorial Post 9271.
Letters to the editor: Resident not feeling Smurfy about trashcans
July 9, 2008
To the editor: Yes, it’s blue Tuesday in Tonganoxie and I feel like Papa Smurf.
Here’s to all hobbies
June 25, 2008
To the editor: I appreciate the coverage given to my political memorabilia hobby at the Tonganoxie Days Celebration but would like to acknowledge the other participants at the “Barn.”
Memories of the former pool
June 25, 2008
To the editor: After reminiscing with remembrances of the old Tongie Pool of my youth, only joy and exuberance would be the words and thoughts of the day as we gleefully looked forward with youthful anticipation to a loud splash, screaming and hollering as we made our way from the muddy, hog ponds of our farms.