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Thanks, governor. I love my electric car.

Thank you, Gov. Polis, for making one of your first actions as governor to address clean air and climate change in Colorado. Supporting the transition to electric vehicles will save Coloradans...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

True talent will overcome all obstacles

My take, after years of research, is that everything emanates out of our core being. Some refer to it as god, and then some refer to it as your higher self or soul. But it can be qualified as of...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

We will take that global warming now

Oh, baby, it’s cold outside! Reportedly, getting your fanny frozen off is not only unpleasant, it makes you walk funny! That being the case, please! May we have some global warming up our way?...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Hearty thanks from Recycling Initiative

Happy 2019 to the people of the Four Corners from the Four Corners Recycling Initiative! Thanks to our fabulous sponsors for the 2018 November annual fundraiser “Dining for Recycling” – Dolores...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Total lunar eclipse should be amazing

On Sunday evening, Jan. 20, southwest Colorado will see a total lunar eclipse, weather permitting. A waxing partial eclipse will begin at 8:33 p.m. local time, then become a total eclipse at 9:41...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Why are we gouged, our taxes misspent?

I would just like to know if some of our local business folks in Cortez, who encourage all of us to shop local, could explain to all of us why gasoline prices are and, have been for weeks, over 50...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

President Trump speaks clearly for me

I am tired of listening to politicians, media and so-called “personalities” acting like they are speaking for me and much of rural America. President Trump speaks for me. In plain English. Not...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Inexcusable act in the funeral industry

In response to the article “Woman’s lawsuit accuses funeral home of illegally harvesting mother’s body parts” (Jan. 7), I would like to express my abhorrence with the alleged actions of the Four...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Cory Gardner just did a mighty fine thing

Sen. Cory Gardner has proven that he is not a “go along to get along” kind of guy. He defied the president by saying that this government shutdown should stop. Why are we denying basic government...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Slow down, say hi to busy work crews

There is always something we may not like, but I think we are thankful in Cortez for all of the snow we are getting this year. I also think we should be very thankful for the extra efforts made by...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Four Corners Community Band wants you

After a short break for the holidays, the Four Corners Community Band will resume practice on Monday, Jan. 14. Practices are held each week, from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m., at the First Baptist Church...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Maybe president should pay for the wall

Congress and other top bureaucrats recently voted to increase their salary by 17 percent, or about $10,000-plus for each person. Of course, this also includes President Trump. Why don’t Congress...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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