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DISH responds concerning Denver TV

Thank you, Mr. Fontana, for reaching out to DISH regarding the availability of Denver TV stations in Durango (Herald, May 12). We share your interest in this issue and want to help increase access...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

In wake of Paris agreement, take action

President Trump declared he is “withdrawing the U.S. from the landmark Paris climate agreement.” This announcement shouldn’t surprise many and pleases few; 47 percent of those who voted for the...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Town board needs to explain its decision

Imagine the collective shock and disappointment as the townspeople of Mancos heard that a popular town administrator had been asked to resign. Granted, the Mancos code states that the town...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Attention to customers may right the ship

When the Herald decided to offer its prepaid subscribers a 40 percent reduction in service with no corresponding extension of their subscriptions, I canceled the balance of my subscription. It’s...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Coram’s charter school vote was wrong

State Sen. Don Coram (R-Montrose) wrote a guest column regarding his vote on Senate Bill 61, the bill to equalize funding for public charter school students in Colorado. He voted against it, and...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Get involved with Tres Rios travel plan

I am hoping for greater public involvement in the Tres Rios Travel Management Plan. While anyone can understand the need to control duplicate routes, closing historical, scenic or loop access...

DATE: June 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Gun safety rally was about gun control

The liberals are at it again. As with “global cooling” doing the oh-so convenient morph into “global warming” then into “climate change” while Miami remains high, or dry, the gun control lobby...

DATE: June 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Counting on Gardner to do the right thing

As the U.S. Senate considers the future of healthcare in the United States, we need Sen. Gardner to prioritize the needs of patients with lung cancer, asthma, COPD and other lung diseases. People...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Circus clings to broken business model

Families who care about animals want no part of circuses that force them to perform. But instead of modernizing by featuring only willing human performers, Jordan World Circus (Herald, June 1)...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Veterans should be aware of proposals

All veterans should be aware that the White House Veterans Administration complaint line is now live. The number is (855) 948-2311. This line is answered by an actual person who will receive and...

DATE: June 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

RACs essential so we can work together

Thank you for your editorial “America Last” (Herald, June 3) describing among other things President Trump’s suspension of over 200 Bureau of Land Management Resource Advisory Councils. For a...

DATE: June 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Too much missing from the newspaper

What’s going on with the Herald? Using the sports section as an example, not long ago I complained that the Herald quit printing national college scores. Now you don’t even print the sports stats...

DATE: June 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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