Opinion

Dolores town manager models civility

Thank you, Jay Raybalid, Dolores’ new town manger, who at the Feb. 11 board meeting shared the importance of teamwork, mutual respect and positive acknowledgment of board members and citizens. All...

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

Trout Unlimited is correct on climate

As a fisherman and outdoor enthusiast, I value clean waterways and unpolluted ecosystems. Trout Unlimited, a national grassroots organization, made a big endorsement this week for a bipartisan...

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

What are Republicans doing on border?

President Donald Trump campaigned relentlessly on his ability to create an impregnable border wall to protect us from the invasion of the evil alien hordes. During the first two years of his reign,...

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

We have too many lefties here as it is

The county commissioners were right on declaring the county a gun sanctuary but unfortunately it won’t matter due to the far left governor and state Legislature controlled by Democrats! In response...

DATE: April 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Search and Rescue ready for season

It is that time of year again. The time of year that our team, Montezuma County Search and Rescue, is preparing to get our water rescue equipment ready. We will still need our winter response gear...

DATE: April 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Renewable power generation is a scam

The so called green energy movement is a scam being sold by modern day medicine showmen who peddle their end-all, fix-all, cure-all to what ails us. These people convince the uninformed that wind...

DATE: April 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

No one on my street likes basketball

Maybe TDS brings in the TV shows but we only watch Wheel and Jeopardy. All of a sudden I’m seeing a bunch of dorks playing basketball. No one on my street gives a crap about basketball. Why are we...

DATE: March 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Popular-vote compact will bite Dems

I am not sure that our Democrat legislators approving and Gov. Polis signing the National Popular Vote law was such a bright idea. If I read it correctly, Gov. Polis is giving our votes to the...

DATE: March 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

You decide if gun bill will be a just law

Attorney General Phil Weiser states the red flag gun bill will be found constitutional. Many Colorado citizens have taken an oath to protect and defend the Constitution, not an opinion by a judge...

DATE: March 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Rep. John Lewis is a hero for all times

On Sunday, Feb. 24, I unexpectedly heard from a real hero, Rep. John Lewis of Georgia. He made a short presentation at the Academy Awards. In this age where many are called heroes, John Lewis is...

DATE: March 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Tell Empire Electric what you really think

Empire Electric Association (EEA) is our local non-profit electric co-op. If you pay a monthly bill to EEA, you are a member of the co-op. Right now, you have the opportunity, as a member, to share...

DATE: March 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Could last to leave turn out the lights?

Having lived here for 18 years, one recurring theme I’ve heard is “That’s how we do it here. If you don’t like it, go back where you came from!” I was recently told this personally by one of our...

DATE: March 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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