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We have time to remember real priorities

OK, make of it what you will, but we have been stopped! Our supersonic, high speed merry-go-round has been stopped. Thank God! We have all been sent home to stay behind closed doors to listen. It’s...

DATE: April 2, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Enough to renew faith in human nature

While many of us are fearful of venturing outside, others are going to work every day to ensure our continued health and survival – at the hospital, in emergencies and supplying us with food. My...

DATE: April 2, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

If you didn’t watch Fox, you’d know this

I would like to respond to those who are calling Democrats socialists and the letter that said President Kennedy would be appalled by today’s Democrats. First, we already are and have been a...

DATE: April 2, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Dolores board prez: We will be resilient

Educators are known for their adaptability and resourcefulness, yet the current crisis presents a daunting challenge! Will we be able to maintain positive attitudes and flexible mindsets? Will our...

DATE: March 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

President’s virus lies are flabbergasting

Most of us have a filter often referred to as our conscience that determines what we do, say, and how we behave. It dictates how we treat others and whether or not we lead our lives with integrity....

DATE: March 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

How will we use this time for change?

Life begins at the end of our comfort zone! No doubt the Coronavirus has bestowed a great inconvenience upon all of us. And for people whose very lives have apparently been built around...

DATE: March 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Commissioners are hogs at the trough

M.B. McAfee, in a letter, rightly called out our county commissioners for their lack of leadership during the coronavirus crisis. There are two reason for their inaction. Reason No. 1 is that...

DATE: March 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Bernie Sanders is right about all of it

Like it or not, Bernie Sanders is right about health care. In order to cover everyone (the rational and moral thing) we need to stop diverting billions of dollars into profits for insurance and...

DATE: March 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Where are the tests for folks like us?

Thousand of vehicles pass within 100 yards of my rural home coming from other states and potentially transporting the COVID virus. Many stop at a convenience store less than 8 miles from my home....

DATE: March 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Letters: On virus, Trump can’t rise above truth

Before I retired, I was a member of the Public Relations Society of America. For true professionals, this organization’s code of ethics is the unbreakable rule of ethical conduct. In executive...

DATE: March 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

To all who have filled up your pantries

To all the people of Cortez and surrounding communities who have overstuffed your pantries, I have a couple of questions. When the worldwide goal is to contain the spread of a highly contagious...

DATE: March 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Thank them now for keeping it clean

Recently, our community has closed all of our schools to protect our children and school staff from the coronavirus. Thank you for doing that. But I wanted to thank the custodial crew. They work...

DATE: March 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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