Tuesday, October 03, 2023

Letters to the Editor

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Updated 3 years, 10 months ago

Battling substance abuse requires collaborative effort

Two and a half years ago, Attorney General Tim Fox and I stood on the steps of the state capitol with other lawm...

Updated 6 days, 20 hours ago
Truth will prevail

There's an old saying that goes...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Unprincipled men

When Jared Kushner and Donald Trump buried the details of Mohammed bin Salman’s brutal murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi in exchange for $3 billion, the GOP said nothing.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Even in Libby

Through his tears, he told me of his intention to use the .45, because he didn’t know what else to do.

Updated 1 month ago
A response to Yaak property owner's letter

In addition, because of out-of-state developers seeking to turn once pristine and safe areas into areas from which they came, zoning districts are a necessary tool to prevent the haphazard, ill-conceived developm...

Updated 1 month ago
Woman ticked off in effort to get tax rebate

Days later, thought I’d try again and Googled, “What is a Montana Geocode?”

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Appreciation for Lincoln Co. vs. Flathead car show

Igniters members have voted to distribute the prize money evenly between Libby, Troy and Eureka food banks.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Property rights in Lincoln County hanging by a thread

My family has owned property and businesses in Lincoln County for almost 20 years.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
In support of the 'Sound of Freedom'

The movie exposes the profoundly dark subject of the fastest growing criminal and unspeakably evil enterprise on earth, sex trafficking.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Tax relief or cover up?

And ask your legislators and governor to do what is right and stop this dramatic rise in property taxes.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
More property tax consternation

Make no mistake, the tax increase is permanent and the rebate is ONE TIME ONLY. There are programs that could use the state surplus to help people.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Property taxes

We rely heavily on property taxes to fund state and local government, a balanced tax package would be equal parts of income, property and sales taxes.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Election deniers are controlling local elections. What could go wrong?

This conspiracy has been thoroughly debunked in Montana and across the country. But election deniers persist in claiming evil forces are manipulating elections.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Forest management

The eco-extremists do not want us, the citizens and visitors to Montana, in the woods. Period.

Updated 3 months ago
Selenium standards

The BC Premier resigned to join the Teck Board. Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau declined an IJC Committee to study transboundary pollution. Montana has no jobs threatened by the selenium limits, all we get is mor...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Citizens not happy with Libby Cemetery maintenance

We follow the rules and regulations set forth by the City of Libby, but recently it appears the city does not even follow its own regulations and rules.