Opinion

Senator Gardner, meet the carbon act

Thank you, Sen. Cory Gardner, for working with Sen. Michael Bennet and other lawmakers in a bipartisan fashion to request maximum funding for carbon capture, utilization and storage (both in tax...

DATE: April 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Senator, check out another green deal

I understand Sen. Gardner’s criticism of the Green New Deal (“Green New Deal is a raw new deal for Colorado ,” April 4), but I disagree with his broad-brush statements tying all Democrats to this...

DATE: April 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Jeff Mannix for LPEA board, the future

The Herald got it wrong again by endorsing Dan Huntington over Jeff Mannix for the La Plata Electric Association board. We have no more time for going slow on moving toward renewable energy and...

DATE: April 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

CORE lands act has something for all

Sportsmen, recreationists, tourists, and even off-road motorists and mountain bikers can thank Sen. Michael Bennet for issuing legislation to protect the wild places we love. The CORE Act...

DATE: April 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Go green, reelect Turner to LPEA board

This year’s election for the La Plata Electric Association board of directors is a pivotal moment for the energy and economic future of our local community. As the costs of renewable energy...

DATE: April 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

The president is a world-class coward

In response to Mary Parnell’s letter (“Stand with President Trump and America ,” March 19). Trump is the king of Lies. Before even taking office, he had to pay $25 million for scamming Americans...

DATE: April 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Parks and Wildlife is extorting hunters

Will Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department be understandably investigated for extortion because of its licensing policies? Apparently, there are serious concerns as to the way it squeezes...

DATE: April 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Trout Unlimited is correct on climate

As a fisherman and outdoor enthusiast, I value clean waterways and unpolluted ecosystems. Trout Unlimited, a national grassroots organization, made a big endorsement this week for a bipartisan...

DATE: April 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Absurd ideas about LPEA and Tri-State

People often propose over-simplified solutions to the complex problems faced by rural electric cooperatives. Inevitably, these solutions ignore certain realities and the diverse needs of the...

DATE: April 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Sammy, time to sleep in, you’ve earned it

Thank you to Patrick Armijo for the great article (“Durango’s gas man plans to retire ,” March 4). Yes indeed, we will miss Sammy, but in his 42 years on the corner of Main Avenue and 20th Street...

DATE: April 3, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Russia-gate editorial bizarre, troubling

I found it bizarre and troubling that the Herald would editorialize about the contents and implications of the Mueller report (“Our bad ,” March 27). They surely haven’t seen it; no one outside the...

DATE: April 3, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Ego in leftist journalism finally backfired

The Herald views the Trump accusations and Mueller report as the beginning error the news media made (“Our bad ,” March 27). The liberal news media began partisan and inaccurate reporting against...

DATE: April 3, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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