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Commissioners could do so much more

Commissioners, where is your leadership for our county in this time of uncertainty? Where are messages from you that will inspire our citizens to know that we are resilient, that we are able to do...

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

We have the best mayor in Wheelus

I am writing in support of Chad Wheelus for mayor of Dolores. I recently attended three events in Dolores in which he had a role: the community forum that provided voters information on the...

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

Let’s vote Cory Gardner out in November

I once assumed that Sen. Cory Gardner was a traditional Republican like my father, a staunch defender of the Constitution and the rule of law, an advocate of fiscal responsibility, a person who had...

DATE: March 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Turn up to turn away crazy Democrats

New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman recently proposed that Democrat presidential candidates form a team of rivals to win the presidency. He suggested Elizabeth Warren as Health and Human...

DATE: March 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Jack and Patricia Burk leave hole here

I want to say a big “thank you” to Patricia and Jack Burk. They were one of the first to welcome us into the beautiful Mancos Valley. The generosity of spirit they have endowed it with is enormous....

DATE: March 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Shakespeare got Trump derangement

Janet Channy’s ascribing a quote from Macbeth to describe President Trump gave rise to another quote from Macbeth that seems to summarize those with Trump Derangement Syndrome (Shakespeare had the...

DATE: March 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Thanks to all for help with Chili Supper

The Lewis-Arriola Community Center board of directors thanks all of the people who contributed to the success of our 15th annual Chili Supper and Pie Auction. This fundraiser provides for building...

DATE: March 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Cory Gardner is green and bipartisan

Congratulations and thanks to Sen. Cory Gardner for introducing more bills with bipartisan cosponsors than any other Republican senator in 2019. He was ranked No. 2 when compared with all members...

DATE: March 9, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Vote No to allowing OHVs on our roads

The reckless pursuit of profits by local government and business to promote a personal agenda seems an entitlement claimed my many, who without consideration for the well-being of its residents...

DATE: March 9, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Shakespeare had the president’s number

People who believe they are quoting William Shakespeare should read his plays first. ”Out, out brief candle. Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the...

DATE: March 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Media, Hillary unfair to Bernie Sanders

Political strategist Jim Carville called Bernie Sanders’ followers “a cult.” MSNBC celebrity Chuck Todd went further, referring to Bernie’s entourage as a “brownshirt brigade” – like the violent...

DATE: March 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Reasonable people threatened by Trump

When President Trump intervened in the sentencing of Roger Stone, counter to the separation of powers and the rule of law, I was angry and dismayed by his utter disregard of impartial and equal...

DATE: March 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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