Letters to the Editor

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Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Wear hearing protection at Veterans Day service

I have been several hundred feet from howitzers many times when they were fired, and I have hearing loss, and I do not hear some tones.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Mike Fitzgerald was found wanting

Idaho is one of five states with greatest rise in coronavirus cases.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Thoughts on HJR 4

Of the various online versions of the Idaho Constitution that I could locate from Harvard, Columbia and Univ. of Minn. Law schools...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
A response to the David Carlile letter

Mr. Carlile has listed his facts accurately. The difference is my opinion of what is at stake.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Research it

It’s odd to me how people will form an opinion or decide to vote a specific way based on no factual information or by using factual misinformation.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago

It is about time we the people start speaking up. I just read the letters to the editor in the Shoshone News Press.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Words of wisdom

Question everything, do not be lead by pied pipers just because the music sounds sweet, for they lead you to a pit full of despair and agony defeat.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
What I told my son

I told my son: “do not lie, do not cheat, do not steal, be humble and kind. Give not expecting anything in return—do your giving because it is the right thing to do.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Enforce mask use at Walmart!

I shopped at Walmart last night and in spite of a large sign at the entry saying that masks are required, it is not being enforced.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Slow down in Wardner!

To the residents and visitors to our small city of Wardner.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Vote NO for the State Constitutional Amendment

I write to encourage every Idaho voter to vote NO for the State Constitutional Amendment that will appear on our November 3 ballot.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Statesmanship? Debate? I think not.

Just recently, watching Ken Burns' expertly presented series on television THE ROOSEVELTS, I've been reflecting on the statesmanship that was demonstrated in the lives of both Teddy and Franklin Roosevelt.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Sprucin' up Pinehurst kudos

Another season has come and almost gone and I haven’t written our thank yous to the people, organization, churches, and business who generously donated the flowers, plants, and hanging baskets we all so enjoyed i...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Thanks for the letter, Jon!

I want to thank Jon Ruggles for his letter "Paramilitaries In America".

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Thoughts on militias

Jon Ruggles makes a common mistake regarding militias and the National Guard.