Opinion

3A: We cannot let $7.4 million slip by

Dear Editor:Last Wednesday we accepted the offer to tour the SWOS facility and visit with many of the staff as well as some of the students. Our experience was encouraging and inspirational....

DATE: Oct. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

3A: SWOS is an institution that benefits us all

Dear Editor:Reality-based Republicans and Democrats alike understand that America’s deteriorating infrastructure is converting this once exemplary nation into a Third World laggard. Education, a...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

3A: Vote ‘yes’ for education

Dear Editor:On Wednesday, Oct. 12, my husband and I joined a too-small number of local residents in touring the Southwest Open School. The SWOS students and faculty deserve to replace...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

3A: An investment that should not be passed up

Dear Editor:Hopefully, the voters of Cortez will support the bond issue for SWOS, Proposition 3A.I have had the opportunity to work with the student service organization of SWOS on a public service...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

3A: Pennies, progress and pride

Dear Editor:Who doesn’t like a bargain? The voters in this community have been given the privilege of providing a means to get a great bargain for a few cents a day. For just two pennies a day and...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

We are innovative masters

While searching the Internet last week, I stumbled upon a Google Archives article that made me chuckle.The article ran in the St. Petersburg Times on Jan. 7, 1992. It touted the introduction of a...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Participate in special district budget talks

Dear Editor:“Budget season” is upon special districts in our community. Please take a few minutes of your day and attend the budget discussions held for the next two months at each district that...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Anything to unseat Obama

Dear Editor:The current demonstrations on Wall Street and in several major cities across the country have turned the spotlight on our national problems. Just as they did to correct the colossal...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Keep advocating for protection of public lands

Dear Editor:Congratulations for two recent editorials advocating protection of public lands in or near Montezuma County — the Canyons of the Ancients National Monument travel plan (Sept. 22) and...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Economic theft by an elitist few

Dear Editor:Your editorial (Sept. 29) said there is broad support for the wilderness bill. Really? What is being proposed is a lock-up of our natural resources so that there will be no mining, no...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Herman Cain terrifies the political elite

Dear Editor:You can smell the fear Herman Cain brings forth from the elite in both parties. This man is coming on strong and the politicians are absolutely terrified. They’ve started their mantra...

DATE: Oct. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Has Rep. Tipton broken his word?

Dear Editor:Some questions for Rep. Scott Tipton:Did you swear an oath to the Constitution of the United States? If yes, why then did you sign a pledge to a non-elected person, Grover Norquist, and...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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