Opinion

Rethink medical marijuana dispensaries

We are impressed, and at times depressed, with the Herald’s broad coverage of the medical marijuana issue. We also are quite concerned.Of those who apparently favor some aspect of medical marijuana...

DATE: July 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

God used Pride Festival for his purposes

The 4 Corners Pride Festival held June 26 at Rotary Park was far more successful than anyone could imagine. God used the park and pride event for his silent pulpit to touch all who attended.Unknown...

DATE: July 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Vote for Dean Boehler; Roberts is a RINO

If you care about protecting and restoring individual freedoms and responsibilities, vote for Dean Boehler for state Senate. This is a crucial year to vote for people who are like us, not...

DATE: July 24, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Experience makes Baizel the most qualified

I voted for Bruce Baizel to be our next county commissioner not only because of his broad appeal to all the residents of the county, but also has unquestionable integrity. He has support from...

DATE: July 24, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Fire Salazar and help me fire Nancy Pelosi

For the last 30 years I have owned and operated a successful small business. I’ve created jobs, managed a budget and made tough choices – all things Congress has failed to do. I am running for...

DATE: July 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Ellen Roberts the best candidate for Senate

As we enter into the primary election voting season, each of us need to make informed decisions. The November election will be very telling and will determine the political path of our nation,...

DATE: July 21, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Roberts has a proven record of productivity

Now is the time for all Southwest Colorado Republicans to decide what kind of representation we want in Denver. Do we want a person who has absolutely no experience in an elected office, knowing...

DATE: July 21, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Graham can help link the city and county

We lucked out this time, having a choice between two good candidates in the upcoming Democratic primary for county commissioner. What tips the scale for me is Scott Graham's experience with the...

DATE: July 21, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Roberts has shown her work ethic, ability

For four years, Southwest Colorado has had the great benefit to be represented in Denver by a remarkable woman who has served with distinction in the Colorado House of Representatives.Ellen Roberts...

DATE: July 20, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Tipton is the better candidate for Congress

Now that the primary season is about to conclude and the mail-in ballots are soon to arrive, it is time to take stock of our candidates. Of particular importance is Colorado's 3rd Congressional...

DATE: July 19, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Broad experience is what sets Baizel apart

Bruce Baizel is a quiet man who apparently is unaccustomed to talking about himself, so it wasn't until I reviewed his website that I developed a real sense of his unique qualification to serve as...

DATE: July 19, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Graham understands the county's needs

We're supporting Scott Graham in the upcoming primary for La Plata County commissioner for many reasons.Scott knows the needs of Durango, both now and for the future, has proved himself to be a...

DATE: July 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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