Monday, May 17, 2021

Letters to the Editor

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Updated 1 year, 9 months ago

Happy 100th, Fritz!

Fritz Forsberg, lifelong resident of Pinehurst, will be honored with birthday cake and cards on Sunday, Aug. 11,...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Maintaining Wallace’s identity

Wallace, nestled at the base of beautiful towering mountains, the students of Wallace High School, and the town’s residents and business people, as well as visitors, gazed with admiration and awe at the beauty th...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Wolves in shepherd's clothing

The modern American Leftist is a far cry from being a classic liberal.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Liberalism today

Segregation by wealth, color of skin, religion, politics, so called entitled and victim. High taxes, the old Robin Hood syndrome, inflation and wars.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Liberalism, a dirty word?

Every time I see or hear a republican complain about those "liberals" like it were a dirty word, I cringe, and think of the dictionary definition of liberal.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Giddings represents the far-right

Representative Priscilla Giddings, District 7, has spent the legislative session blocking the budgets of Idaho Public Television, k-12 public schools, Idaho public universities, and a $6,000,000 grant for early c...

Updated 1 month ago
Blight ordinance?

A big thank you to the fire personnel...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
What of our Sheriff?

I do not write this to call out the Shoshone County Sheriff for any wrongdoing or to gripe about his performance.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
No to a park on the Wallace South Hill

The City of Wallace could use more parks, but it needs more parks on the flatland of the valley floor where they are more easily accessible by the elderly population.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Thank you to the following local businesses for supporting the Pinehurst Elementary Staff.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Tell Reps 'No' on S 1110

The Idaho House of Representatives will soon vote on Senate Bill 1110 which, if adopted, will make it virtually impossible for citizens to exercise their constitutional right to propose a law change for considera...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Outdoor recreation and the Wallace South Hill

A letter from Wallace Mayor Lynn Mogensen

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Scenic beauty and hillside development

While this letter mainly concerns the City of Wallace, it has ramifications for the entire Silver Valley and County.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Kudos to Mr. Carlile

Kudos to Mr. Carlile, excellent letters filled with facts and knowledge, so refreshing to read!

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
The Idaho Legislature

For the past several weeks I have felt...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
The illusion of freedom

Many people have openly made the argument that the United States is a “free country” and it is widely accepted that we take those freedoms for granted every day, but how free are we, really?