letters to the editor

Don’t Kid Yourself
by Wally von Helms, Montrose
Feb 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
I wonder if your readers, who freak out at the word ‘tax,’ realize that 0.3 percent equals .30 cents on $100?
Free Fuel?
by Jeff Davis, Ridgway/Ouray County
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Come on Ouray, free fuel to someone who chooses to drive to town in an electric car?
Let’s Not Betray Our Beautiful Ouray
by Dodie Merriett Drechsler, Ouray
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
While I was sitting in the lobby of the Ouray Hot Springs one evening, several young people came in to register. The smell of marijuana was as prevalent as if they had been in a closed car.
Kanter to Run Again
by Peggy Kanter, San Miguel County Assessor
Feb 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
I am pleased to announce my candidacy to the Office of San Miguel County Assessor; a position which, thanks to the voters of San Miguel County, I've held with pride for the past 36 years.
Kudos to CDOT
by Glenn Boyd, Ouray County Emergency Manager and City of Ouray Council Member
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
They are doing a tremendous job in a very dangerous setting. They are working very long and hard hours to try and get the road open as quick as possible.
Expanding Community Development Committee a ‘Good Thing’
by Joyce Linn
Feb 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
It is good news that the newly seated Ouray City Council is expanding the Community Development Committee.
‘This Ain’t Denver, Folks. It's Montrose.’
by Casey "Gnomus" Whitney
Feb 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
This is rude and inexcusable behavior, hardly befitting a "civilized" society.
In Smaller Counties, Let the Voters Decide Who Represents Them
by Carol Story Buchanan, Norwood
Feb 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
I sincerely hope Senate Bill 84 is passed by the State Legislature changing the way counties of less than 70,000 elect commissioners.
Just Say No!
by Holly von Helms, Montrose
Feb 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
I literally let out a scream last night when I heard Mike Huckabee on the news saying...