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How could you have opposed Prop CC?

Our kids are our future. Therefore, teachers are one of the most important professions for Colorado and our nation at large. Technologically-advanced-age education matters even more. Unfortunately,...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

The big bad wolf has been misunderstood

In their anti-wolf resolution, Montezuma commissioners express many of the misgivings I heard before wolves were returned to the northern Rocky Mountains. The commissioners see wolf predation as a...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Mountain biking trails are world-class

I visited the Cash Canyon trailhead recently to do some mountain biking on the recently constructed trails that emanate from there. The year-old Bureau of Land Management parking lot was almost...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

How could you have opposed Prop CC?

Our kids are our future. Therefore, teachers are one of the most important professions for Colorado and our nation at large. Technologically advanced age education matters even more. Unfortunately,...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Maybe teachers should charge by the hour

I have the pleasure of volunteering one day a week at Mesa Elementary School and am continually amazed at how dedicated the teaching staff is. They perform miracles on a daily basis with their...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Again with the half-baked broadband

Now, we’re going to be subjected to a federally funded study about broadband opportunities, or some such thing? Good thing the feds are paying for it; our local “conservatives” love inflows of...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Everybody needs to pay for our schools

I am writing in response to the letter by Gene Taylor (“How about donating money to schools? ,” Nov. 18). Gene suggests that all those in favor of the (defeated) school bond issue should donate the...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Time has come to think for yourselves!

Henry David Thoreau’s “Civil Disobedience” talks about how many people have too much reverence for the law. Thoreau wrote it during the time of the Mexican-American War, and critiqued the soldiers...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Congressmen, have you no decency left?

Sixty five years ago an American demagogue, Sen. Joseph McCarthy, reached the peak of his power. McCarthy climbed from obscurity with bullying and innuendo that attacked people and institutions...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Onward and upward with the CORE Act

I had the great privilege last week of traveling to Washington, D.C. to meet with Colorado congressional staffers and express my ardent support for the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act....

DATE: Nov. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

The school board failed all of us on 4A

I suggest everyone including the mayor go back and read this Journal article – “Mill levy ballot language solidified ” (July 26) – so that you may see why 4A failed. People I know that didn’t vote...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Onward and upward with the CORE Act

I had the great privilege last week of traveling to Washington, D.C., to meet with Colorado congressional staffers and express my ardent support for the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act....

DATE: Nov. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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