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City and county on the verge of Marxism

If you are able to use the power of the law to dictate the color I may paint my house, and then, if I disagree with you and you are able to use that same law to punish me, I have lost my private...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Other countries are clear about ‘illegals’

Ross Worley (Opinion, Herald, Aug. 22) seems like a nice person, but he’s out of touch.I have worked as an expatriate for 25 years in Islamic countries and for the last three years in South...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Make candidates answer PVS questions

Thank you so much for your excellent editorial (Herald, Aug. 19) supporting the information Project Vote Smart provides to voters who want to know where their candidates really stand on issues that...

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

O’Donnell is a necessary, inspiring choice

Sometimes we are asked to get out and vote for a candidate we know little about or who simply does not quite live up to our hopes and expectations for what a representative should offer....

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

Families have an online school choice

This is back-to-school week for public-school students here in Colorado. Supplies have been bought, and families everywhere are getting ready to settle back into the school year routine.But before...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

District 59 is lucky to have O’Donnell

We feel fortunate to have Brian O’Donnell as a candidate for state representative of District 59. We know Brian to be an honest, caring and up-front person who has the energy to represent such a...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

BP a giving, welcome part of community

I find it disturbing that some people in our community either aren’t aware, or choose to forget,that BP has been, and hopefully will continue to be, a generous financial supporter of many local...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

This election season, look to O’Donnell

As the summer begins to cool down and the Broncos prepare for their season opener, the election season is heating up. Locally, we have an outstanding candidate in Brian O’Donnell running for our...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

There is more to economy than finance

The economy, the one where people work and consume and make stuff for the rest of the world to consume, is slowly dying from lack of nutrition. The stimulus, for lack of a better word, that is...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Look to ‘American Taliban’s’ own past

So now it appears, at least to Michaela Dasteel (Letters, Herald, Aug. 16), that Dr. Richard Grossman is practicing genocide against Hispanics, having been “allowed to infiltrate” Mercy Regional...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Public is invited to air-quality meetings

In response to the story regarding the San Juan Citizens Alliance’s flyover of the region to view air quality (Herald, Aug. 12), I am writing to encourage the San Juan Citizens Alliance, and any...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

‘Bear Smart’ ignored obvious fix: Hunting

“Bear Smart” by Bryan Peterson, (Herald, Aug. 12) covers several “ideas,” and few solutions.The best solution is for the Division of Wildlife to allow more extended seasons and opportunities for...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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