Letters to the Editor

I bet God got a belly laugh

Dear Editor:I enjoyed Russell Smyth’s hilariously funny, tongue-in-cheek Tebow piece in Editor’s Notes on Dec. 22. Bet God got a belly laugh from it too.I don’t know Mr. Smyth so I don’t know...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Helping nonprofits serve communities

December was another month busy with legislative duties as I traveled to various parts of the senate district for constituent meetings to discuss current conditions and concerns they face,...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Why I would vote Republican

Dear Editor:A short time back one of our liberal friends asked the question,“Why would anyone vote Republican?” I thought it was time to answer that question.I would vote Republican because I...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

A sports hero who is a positive role model

Dear Editor:I read your attempt to be humorous by putting down God, Jesus and Tim Tebow. I did not find it funny. Tebow is a wonderful, sincere young man. He is serious. He tries his hardest and...

DATE: Dec. 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

A true community event

Dear Editor:The 2011 Christmas Dinner was held on Christmas Day at the County Annex in Cortez. The dinner is put together entirely by volunteers. I want to thank everyone who volunteered. A lot of...

DATE: Dec. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Insensitivity to disabilities is inexcusable

Dear Editor:I suffered severe injuries while on military duty at the age of 43. Those injuries caused me to be retired/disabled for life. I had folks and businesses tell me, “You are too young to...

DATE: Dec. 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

A big thank you

Dear Editor:A big thank you to the person (probably from Cortez) who gave up their seat on a double booked plane from Denver Friday, Dec. 16 so my son could get to Cortez, where we were waiting to...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

A case propagated by the defense attorney

Dear Editor:If I understand the information contained in the article, “Judge rules on warrants,” Dec. 17, a search warrant must identify what the law enforcement officers find prior to the search...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

At least let’s keep it real

Dear Editor:After reading Larry Tradlener’s letter blaming the Obama Administration for Cain’s demise, I just had to answer. First, Larry lost all creditable when he wrote about the so-called...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Jesus would pull the TV plug

Dear Editor:Several years ago, a coworker was hit in the head by a metal object propelled by a 10,000-pound force. All vital and physical signs indicated that he was dead. After doing what I knew...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

GOP is stuck with two insider knotheads

Dear Editor:We now have a race for the Republican nomination between two people who are both professional politicians, no matter how Mitt tries to say he’s not. He continued to run for president...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Thanks for walking the talk

Dear Editor:As an avid snowmobiler and power-sports enthusiast, I’ve dealt with numerous ATV shops in a wide variety of areas. Jay Kibel, owner of Outdoor Connection in Cortez, and his staff, have...

DATE: Dec. 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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