Opinion

With non-native fish, A-LP mess continues

Regarding the story headlined “No trespassing” (Herald, Oct. 19), I find it stupefying that the Division of Wildlife is attempting to keep “non-native” fish out of the Reservoir Formerly Known as...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Add sacrilege to yelling-fire exception

Perhaps much of the public is not aware of Christian cemetery “consecration,” a practice of, but certainly not limited to, the rites of the Catholic Church. The doctrine of most institutional...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Too much is based on whom you know

Silences! For he never heard. Humble! For humility is felt every day as a nobody. Sacrifice! He has spilled blood for his country and lost his own while tested in war. Poor! For money is just an...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

City has done well with Florida Road

Although we have all been inconvenienced by the Florida Road construction project, I think the city did a fabulous job solving the traffic-flow issues. Kudos to the city crews for their excellent...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Marijuana use also correlates to sports

In response to your editorial on marijuana (Herald, Oct. 5), in which you infer that the medical marijuana amendment has been high-jacked by healthy people for recreational use, let me point out...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

ACS is not involved with abortion services

This is in rebuttal to Linda Moore’s multiple letters to the editor criticizing the American Cancer Society’s association with Planned Parenthood. Her letters usually appear around a fundraising...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Tax applies only to high-income earners

This letter is to clarify the 3.8 percent tax on real estate sales mentioned in William Taylor’s letter (Herald, Oct. 20.) I am with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance group, which provides free...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Keep John Salazar working hard for us

John Salazar has proved himself time and again to be an impressively able public servant for all residents of his district. Salazar has done more than can be expected of any one person to represent...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Salazar represents western Colorado well

John Salazar has been a strong and independent voice for Southwest Colorado and the Western Slope. He has effectively represented the diverse interests of our region and our communities.Rep....

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Herald should fix distortions in letters

While the title of this page is “Opinion,” too many readers take the opportunity to twist and distort the underlying facts beyond recognition before offering their “opinion.” Without comment from...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Corrupt Congress ensures a trip to polls

Ask yourself this, would you sign a mortgage that your grandchildren must pay for without knowing the terms, the amount, the payment and the interest rate without reading the fine print? Well,...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Prepare for the future: Vote ‘yes’ on 3A

Times are tough, and money is tight. We all know this. Education is vital. There is no argument there, either. Every major political candidate uses education as a major part of his or her platform....

DATE: Oct. 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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