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Christian lent support to reincarnation

I find it quite curious that a self-professed fundamentalist Christian should present such compelling evidence of the Buddhist notion of reincarnation (Letters, Herald, Nov. 24).Imagine, sometime...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Help Annie’s Orphans this holiday season

Thanks to Anna Anderson, her family and all the volunteers who offer care for all the dear pups at the loving shelter provided at Annie’s Orphans. I am a proud owner of one of her dear orphans that...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Subject of story fit a familiar pattern

A story (“Colorado police investigate, protect pedophilia author,” Herald, Nov. 13) reminded me of the pedophile who came to me after leaving his first two therapists. He felt neither understood...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

DYHA Bantams win championship in Vail

The Durango Youth Hockey Association Bantam team – age 14 and younger – continued its streak after winning last year’s state championship by winning the Sportsman Tournament Championship over the...

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

Name change an uneeded hassle, expense

I am writing this in response to the story headlined “Durango mulls Goeglein rename” (Herald, Nov. 21). I live on Goeglein, and I was not notified of any pending renaming.City Manager Ron LeBlanc...

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

Reinstate Evans for good of college, town

Watching the Tina Evans matter unfold in the pages of the Herald, I am amazed at what appears to be a paranoia about differing ideas on the part of the “new” Fort Lewis College administration.I...

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

Photo of Bayfield loss not appreciated

I am writing about the Bayfield football loss to Brush (Herald, Nov. 21). I think it is inappropriate to publish a picture of a football player in distress – in full color if I may add – in a story...

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

Tribe active in monitoring air quality

In response to the story headlined “Activists’ air tests uncover compounds,” (Herald, Nov. 7), I am pleased to inform the San Juan Citizens Alliance, as well as other interested members of the...

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

Islands at East Third, Florida dangerous

The concrete islands at the “new” intersection of East Third Avenue and Florida Road are dangerous and need to be removed immediately. Bring in the bulldozers.They make the intersection...

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

Changing names disrespectful to history

The city’s plan to rename Goeglein Gulch Road “College Drive” should be seen for exactly what it is: part of a blatant attempt to eliminate the history of Durango.There are secret plans to rename...

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

Join AAUW’s mission of helping women

This month marks the beginning of the 130th anniversary year of the American Association of University Women. Founded in 1881 as a small association of women collegiate alumni, AAUW now is a...

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

Redone College and Main will save lives

Thanks to the city of Durango; it just saved many lives. I am referring to the new beautiful and safe intersection at College Drive and Main Avenue.Having stores in the 500 and 600 blocks, I have...

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

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