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GPD may be high but poverty levels still rising | Letter to the Editor

  • Aug 24, 2016 at 2:13PM

As Benjamin Disraeli or Mark Twain stated, "There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics." The following statistics may cause more glazed eyes than doughnuts at the local bakery, but here goes.


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Letting my moral compass point the way in this presidential election | Letter to the Editor

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 11:13AM

Like the author of last week's column, I too am frustrated with the political realm and the choices we face for presidential candidates. Unlike the author, I decided weeks ago to avoid watching the many regional and statewide appearances of the remaining competitors, especially given the hate-filled vitriol that permeates the press and televised proceedings.

With a heavy heart, a vote for Donald Trump | Letter to the Editor

  • Aug 12, 2016 at 12:03PM

I watched as much of the political conventions of both parties that I could stomach. I wish Ted Cruz received the Republican nomination; he is a smart, pro-Constitution candidate that loves this country. But that is politics.

Boy Scout looking for help with Johnson Park project | Letter to the Editor

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 12:13PM

I am a Boy Scout who is working on my Eagle Scout project.

We can’t open the door for discrimination | Letter to the Editor

  • Aug 5, 2016 at 11:03AM

Although I have agreed with Mr. Elfers on several topics, I have to take issue with his stance on discrimination against gays based on religious liberty ("Same Sex Marriage Act before Supreme Court" published July 27).

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