Editorials

  • Ballot measures 10/31/2014

    Who doesn't like a get-rich-quick scheme? Not many in Kansas, based on the numbers. There are five Indian casinos. The Kansas Lottery had almost $25 ...

  • Schodorf for SOS 10/30/2014

    Kris Kobach's credentials as an illegal immigration consultant and voting rights expert are under challenge. In one case after another, the U.S. Supre ...

  • Sherow for House 10/24/2014

    Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., likes to tout his distaste for the Washington establishment. He would rather fight for real Americans, or at least that is ...

  • Davis for governor 10/26/2014

    Back in February when Gov. Sam Brownback declared a state of emergency for all of Kansas and shut down the Capitol, he did so because of a natural dis ...

  • Orman for Senate 10/23/2014

    Listen to U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., debate or watch his ads on television and you'd swear he was locked in a race with either President Barack Ob ...

Columns

  • Incumbents always win 10/30/2014

    I'm told the public is "angry" at today's politicians. Eighty-two percent disapprove of the job Congress is doing. So will Tuesday's election bring a ...

  • Supermarket shenanigans 10/29/2014

    Why do you think your mom made a grocery list and stuck to it? From the time you enter a supermarket parking lot until you reach the checkout counte ...

  • Americans can fix the Senate 10/29/2014

    รขãWhen high school civics classes visit Washington and observe the daily operation of the U.S. Senate, I suspect the students hardly recognize ...

  • 'Surplus' KDOT money needed in western KS 10/28/2014

    The Kansas Department of Transportation recently conducted a series of local consult meetings to receive input from the public on what highway project ...

  • Ready for a budget spin 10/28/2014

    Less than a week after Election Day, when the neighbors are starting to get a little terse in their questions about when you will take down the campai ...

Readers Forum

  • Roberts not the answer 10/30/2014

    Roberts not the answer In September, my wife and I attended the Kansas State Fair for the first time in more than 40 years. The main attraction for ...

  • See the signs 10/30/2014

    See the signs How many readers have noticed Independent Greg Orman candidate signs posted alongside Democrat Paul Davis signs? I have not noticed ...

  • Convention center 10/30/2014

    Convention center Has the Hays City Commission considered locating the convention center at the soon-to-be demolished Montana Mike's area. The infra ...

  • A plea to city commissioners 10/28/2014

    A plea to city commissioners What ever happened to free commerce? I do not believe the public should have to pay to support a business, to help the ...

  • Having no price tag 10/28/2014

    Having no price tag There is a song with a catchy tune made famous by the singing group the Beatles called "Can't Buy Me Love." This is true, and it ...

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