Rope up children for parking lot crossing

Those giant crevasses in front of South City Market and Kroegers Hardware that were created by last winter’s snow are still there and they could still swallow up a small child. Parents, beware! Bob...

DATE: June 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Trump is lying about Iran to mislead you

Donald Trump lies (those thousands in London’s streets with their balloon were cheering him), has no idea of the Constitution (he can’t be impeached, the courts won’t allow it), attacks the press...

DATE: June 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

We are tired of hiding, stand up for us

June is Gay Pride month the world over. This year’s Pride season is especially remarkable because it’s the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, the event that kicked off the gay pride movement....

DATE: June 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

5G will destroy Earth life as we know it

Cancer, dementia, DNA damage, memory dysfunction, decrease in male fertility, hearing loss, eye problems, hair loss, skin problems, loss of muscle strength – these are some of the problems related...

DATE: June 22, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Guess what: We can’t help the homeless

The liberals have come out, in their letters opposing the obvious truths of Eileen Wright’s letter to the editor a few weeks ago “Liberalism and homeless: coincidence? ” June 6). This is in defense...

DATE: June 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Victory over chain saw use is sweet

As a former ranger in the Weminuche Wilderness for San Juan National Forest, I was ecstatic to learn of the agency rescinding the approval to use chain saws in the wilderness area to clear trails....

DATE: June 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

President clearly committed high crimes

Special Counsel Robert Mueller made a public statement on May 29. In it, he outlined six facts discovered during the investigation into the president. 1) Russia significantly interfered with our...

DATE: June 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Thanks for letting us enjoy our valley

Over the past week, I have been watching our firefighters tirelessly fight the fires on Missionary Ridge. The skill, precision, choreography, incredible hard work and dedication never ceases to...

DATE: June 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Try offending your progressive readers

Being a champion of local news, advocated by the Herald, is a two-way street. What you think we want to hear about is boosterism for progressive causes. And indeed many noisy readers of the Herald...

DATE: June 18, 2019 | UPDATED: 6 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

We get this trail at no cost to the city!

Our community loves trails in our “front country.” Natural surface trails take advantage of our conveniently close and beautiful open spaces, serve the recreational interests of many residents and...

DATE: June 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Most nonsensical garbage from Dems

Since George Steppontopofus posed a hypothetical question to President Trump, let me propose one to him: Caller: “Is this the Trump campaign? I have information on Joe Biden you’re going to want to...

DATE: June 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Report shady law enforcement to police

There is some confusion these days about Federal agents’ pursuit and deportation of undocumented people. Many have asked what to do when they observe persons detaining Hispanics without presenting...

DATE: June 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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