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Letters: Boebert will end these far-left ideologies

If you are tired of your freedoms trampled, your Second Amendment and free speech threatened, and are concerned about what kind of revisionist history your children may learn in school, a vote for...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Porter-Norton is ready for commission

Marsha Porter-Norton has been a dear and trusted friend of mine for 45 years. I can assure you that she is the county commission candidate who is prepared, qualified and committed to her pursuits....

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Only Mitsch Bush will fight for all of us

So many of us have experienced the hardships of Colorado’s shifting climate. Solving these problems will require flexibility and collaboration. Diane Mitsch Bush understands that. Diane’s opponent...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: We need all the wolves, and your vote

Please vote in favor of Proposition 114, the restoration of wolves to Colorado. Prey populations like elk and deer can actually be made healthier by the presence of wolves. By targeting diseased...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Raise the taxes for children, our future

Children have had their education disrupted this year, and thousands in Colorado have limited or no access to child care and preschool. Currently, the Colorado Preschool Program can only serve 40%...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Not flashy, but she gets the job done

The Western Slope of Colorado as always made its way through a strong, no-frills work ethic. We should ask the same of our elected representative. Diane Mitsch Bush carries that ethic and is...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Charly Minkler brings important views

We encourage you to join with us in voting for Charly Minkler for county commissioner. We became friends with Charly and his team through improvement projects at our rural home. Our experience...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Marsha Porter-Norton will get job done

My first interaction with Marsha Porter-Norton was when I volunteered as a FireWise Ambassador. What struck me about her was her ability to facilitate meetings where all voices were heard and each...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: President is a socialist for the wealthy

President Trump and the GOP typically throw around the words “socialist” and now I even heard “communist” referred to Democrats or independents, but Trump is the biggest socialist for the wealthy...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Abortion bans harm women of color

Policies that take away the ability to obtain abortion care when you need it fall hardest on people who are already struggling to make ends meet and care for themselves or their families. They are...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Marsha Porter-Norton is the one for me

I urge your vote for Marsha Porter-Norton for La Plata County commissioner. She facilitated the group that devised legislation to protect our Hermosa Creek area, successfully balancing economic and...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: Mitsch Bush will be a strong voice in D.C.

When I read the Herald ’s endorsement of Diane Mitsch Bush, I was impressed with her experience and her track record as an independent leader. She stood up to Democratic leadership when she was in...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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