Opinion

Call them ‘corporate profiteering plans’

After listening to the Democratic debates, it’s clear the insurance and pharmaceutical industries are acting like fog machines at a rock concert. They’re obscuring the truth and confusing the...

DATE: July 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

He has Colorado’s best interests in mind

We send senators to Washington to stand up for the best interests of our state and our country. By that measure, Sen. Cory Gardner has had an enormously successful first term. He voted to cut taxes...

DATE: July 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Call them ‘corporate profiteering plans’

After listening to the Democratic debates, it’s clear that the insurance and pharmaceutical industries are acting like fog machines at a rock concert. They’re obscuring the truth and confusing the...

DATE: July 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

We can’t give our votes to California

Coloradans’ bipartisan effort to repeal the National Popular Vote bill, signed by Gov. Jared Polis, ideally needs to be on the November 2019 ballot to be in effect for the 2020 presidential...

DATE: July 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Recall socialist governor while we can

Governor Polis is following a bad direction for many Coloradans. Legislation to end the Electoral College deprives voters of their rights to have their votes counted, and should be repealed. The...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Can’t make us go along with California

Coloradans’ bipartisan effort to repeal the National Popular Vote, signed by Gov. Jared Polis, ideally needs to be on the November 2019 ballot to be in effect for the 2020 presidential election....

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Pay more or roast like a pig on a spit

This is in response to a letter to the Journal by Joel Tryon regarding a discussion at the June 14 Empire Electric Association board meeting (“Do EEA candidates care about costs? ” June 17). He...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Superheroes made festival possible

The Montelores Early Childhood Council would love to thank all of our partners, sponsors, supporters and volunteers that helped make our “Superhero” Children’s Festival/9Health Fair successful this...

DATE: June 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Many to thank after near-fatal crash

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’” Mr. Rogers’ words keep coming back to me...

DATE: June 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Quit focusing on pet county projects

I remember a time when we had good, conservative, do-nothing commissioners. Now we have a crop who run as conservatives but look for opportunities to expand government control and extend their...

DATE: June 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Commissioners screwed our subdivision

A warning to all subdivisions in Montezuma County: the county commissioners will – with no notice to you whatsoever – change your zoning to allow commercial development in your quiet residential...

DATE: June 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Thanks for help with my mini-mansion

My mini-mansion is on its new foundation! I have many good people to thank, including my mother, Juanita; my sister Theresa; and Elaine Quarles for a great place to put roots down. Thanks to Rena...

DATE: June 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where:

Letters to the Editor are limited to 250 words. You will not be able to submit your letter if you exceed this limit. Please include your full name, where you're writing from and a contact phone number.

PLEASE INDICATE IF THE SUBJECT IS TIME-SENSITIVE.
We reserve the right to edit letters for length and clarity and to eliminate libelous or tasteless material.

**Opinion columns can be sent to letters@durangoherald.com or mailed to P.O. Drawer A, Durango, CO 81302. Opinion columns must be 750 words or less. Indicate in the subject line if the submission is time-sensitive.

0/250 words