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Lawsuit is a reason not to elect Marbury

Kudos to the Herald for publishing the story (Herald, March 4) exposing the lawsuit brought against three of Durango’s city planners and City Council candidate Sweetie Marbury.It is imperative that...

DATE: March 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Wanatka has character as a qualification

We have a candidate for City Council who has all the requisite credentials: Business acumen, leadership and community service. An objective review of his résumé reveals the qualities any community...

DATE: March 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Broad experience recommends Wanatka

As an active member of the Durango community for more than 21 years, serving on the board of directors of the Durango Arts Center, HomeAid Colorado, the Adaptive Sports Association, Affordable...

DATE: March 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

No better council candidate than White

As you prepare to mark your ballots for the upcoming City Council election, I urge all voters to look beyond candidate pledges and positions, which often serve to mislead us, but instead attempt to...

DATE: March 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Vote for Durango’s future; elect Wanatka

I would like to take this time to thank all the current City Council members and the ones who have thrown their hat in the ring for the coming election. Thank you for you service and your...

DATE: March 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Wanatka offers vision, drive, experience

We are about to elect two new City Council members. We need someone with vision, drive, experience and dedication to lead our community in a positive direction with a lasting impact. That...

DATE: March 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Choose Marbury, White for City Council

Durango has experienced more than its share of boom and bust cycles through the last 20 years. City councillors have the ability to shape a response to these ups and downs central to the...

DATE: March 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Meet Emil Wanatka Thursday at Carver’s

Emil Wanatka is one of the candidates seeking a seat on the Durango City Council. We have known Emil and his family for more than 20 years. Durango is fortunate to have the opportunity to elect a...

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Imig, Wanatka for good business climate

Ed Murray, La Plata County treasurer, can confirm the many current foreclosures. Look at the empty store fronts downtown.Our city is made up of many neighborhoods, and each neighborhood is made up...

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Marbury will focus on issues, consensus

Anita “Sweetie” Marbury is a candidate for the Durango City Council. I met Sweetie during my service on the City Council in the early 1990s.Since that time, I’ve served on committees with her and...

DATE: March 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Governor another reason for Denver TV

It was almost strange watching the national news reports Sunday morning, Feb. 27, and seeing our governor. He looks good and speaks well on a number of subjects. Not that I agree with him...

DATE: March 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Wildcat is anything but a green company

As a resident of La Plata Canyon, I can attest to the only green mining Wildcat Mining Corp. is interested in is the color of money.For the last four years, we in the canyon have seen the...

DATE: March 6, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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