Thursday, February 22, 2024

Letters to the Editor

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Updated 4 years, 3 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 lawmak…

Updated 6 months 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 6 months 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 6 months, 2 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 7 months, 1 week 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 7 months, 2 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 7 months, 2 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 7 months, 2 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 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Forest management

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

Updated 7 months, 3 weeks 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 more …

Updated 8 months, 1 week 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.

Updated 8 months, 1 week ago
An argument for bringing life into the world

It is inconceivable that anyone could try to justify killing a fetus, a baby in the womb, because they can’t afford to raise the child.

Updated 8 months, 1 week ago
Has a good lady missed the mark?

It seems OK though to allow young undeveloped minds to be influenced by violent shoot-em-up video games where the goal is to kill all in your path!

Updated 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Hunting, fishing and trapping part of Montana heritage

Montana’s weak protection for sportsmen and women provides fertile ground for anti-hunting, trapping and fishing activists to attack our heritage of harvesting wild fish and game.

Updated 9 months, 2 weeks ago
In defense of logging, not burning

Why waste trees? Yes waste, up in smoke that we have to breath for months every year.

Updated 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Libby man questions leadership of Rep. Gunderson

His refusal to support the idea of the COS movement speaks to this person as usurping our wishes to suit himself.