Letters to the Editor

‘The Land Beyond All Roads’ paints a picture of a real outdoorsman

February 21, 2020 at 9:23 am

To the editor:On Jan. 31, you featured an excellent review of “The Land Beyond All Roads” by our own Jack DeShazer. I obtained the book not on Amazon but via Good News Christian books here in Libby. I spent an entire evening reading about a...

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Gianforte the right pick for Montana

February 11, 2020 at 9:24 am

To the editor:I have asked myself many times who the best candidate for Montana’s next governor would be and I keep coming up with one name: U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte.When asked how I came up with this answer, I can easily respond that Greg ...

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Take on the feds, not private landowners

January 28, 2020 at 9:31 am

To the editor:Really! After 50 years of the federal government cutting off access of our — the State of Montana’s — public lands by destroying or gating roads and doing all it can to eliminate logging in western Montana, now some people (an...

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Inclusion brings dividends for rural communities

January 28, 2020 at 9:32 am

Across rural America, demographics are changing and community leaders are redefining what makes their small towns successful and vibrant.Traditionally, a prosperous community is defined as economically viable with enough housing and employm...

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Lincoln County District Court benefits under Cuffe

January 28, 2020 at 9:53 am

To the editor:After being in the 19th Judicial District Court in Libby, under Judge Matthew Cuffe, several different times, I have a few observations that I think all of us would benefit from knowing. I’m pretty amazed.For one thing, Cuffe ...

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Libby residents should demand a local government by consent

January 14, 2020 at 10:11 am

To the editor:America has the advantage of the greatest system of government ever devised — as long as integrity is employed in its administration.The genius of principles such as a demanding a government derive its just powers from the con...

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Fighting the good fight for all Montanans in Congress

January 14, 2020 at 11:09 am

As your U.S. senator, it’s been my top priority to bring Montana common sense to Congress, and in spite of the partisan politics that exist in Washington D.C., I have worked across the aisle this past year to get results for Montanans.We re...

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Climate change threatens forestland throughout Montana

January 14, 2020 at 11:09 am

This column is part of a series by the Kootenai Climate Group designed to inform our community about the current and projected impacts of a changing climate. Human-caused carbon dioxide levels continue to increase, causing average daily tem...

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Marijuana aid would help the impoverished

December 30, 2019 at 9:17 am

Dear comrades, Considering that we have food banks and food stamps so that all the people have food to eat and nobody goes hungry, don’t you think we should have marijuana banks and marijuana stamps so that the poor have alternative medical...

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Never forget the damage done to Libby by the asbestos crisis

December 17, 2019 at 9:44 am

To the editor:Isn’t it ironic that the Lincoln County Commissioners and some folks want to rebrand Libby? Libby took a hell of a hit to its economy thanks to W.R. Grace and Co. and the many who covered it up. But why would anyone want to fo...

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