Sunday, September 25, 2022

Letters to the Editor

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Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago

It’s time for FWP to follow the law on elk management

Montana’s elk population has tripled over the last 40 years. For decades we have exceeded the sustainable object...

Updated 5 months, 4 weeks ago
Save all the pieces

“The first rule of intelligent tinkering is to save all the pieces,” advised wildlife biologist Aldo Leopold.

Updated 6 months ago
Decorated roadside signs can create hazards and will be removed

The American Legion Fatality Marker Program, formerly known as the White Cross Program, has operated under policies and procedures in place since 1952. Many of us grew up with the highway safety program and may h...

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
Support for Ukraine and democracy must be bipartisan

As I watched Russian troops march across the Ukrainian border in an unprovoked war that immediately made the world less safe for our kids and grandkids, I thought about the words of a World War I veteran from Gre...

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
American energy dominance makes the world safer

I have no doubt that we are all watching the the events unfold in Ukraine with heartbreak and horror.

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Snowplows get green light

As a result of legislation requested from the Montana Department of Transportation, House Bill 56 allowed the department to use alternate colored lights on their snowplows.

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Chaos and disrespect

Utter chaos and confusion is what engulfed the meeting room of the Republican Party when they met last week.

Updated 7 months ago
Column: Montana has been discovered

Montana has been discovered. We were the second-fastest-growing state in the country last year. Our rapidly increasing population presents many challenges and opportunities, and it’s also driving a lot of unease ...

Updated 7 months ago
Political courage

Courage is a virtue that we Americans value in our culture. An act of courage transcends ideology, it is a personal characteristic that belongs to the individual or group and to call it bravery without thought of...

Updated 7 months, 1 week ago
Montana rights, liberties and freedoms protected

Montana Republicans protected your rights, liberties and freedoms during the 2021 legislative session.

Updated 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Update from Helena

This past week I was in Helena for an interim Transportation Committee meeting.

Updated 9 months ago
Wasteful spending will only make inflation worse

Montana families across the state are feeling the pain in their pocketbooks from inflation and higher prices on everything from gas to groceries to heating their homes.

Updated 9 months, 1 week ago
Arntzen destroying public education

Letters to the editor Dec. 22

Updated 9 months, 3 weeks ago
In support of Tarkio community addition to Superior Fire District

Approval means we'll have water supply, a tank truck, and a building on donated two-acre parcel of land.

Updated 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Montana Republicans oppose Pres. Biden's spending package

The biggest gift Montana could receive from Washington, D.C., this holiday season is a dose of common sense, not more federal taxes and debt.

Updated 9 months, 4 weeks ago
Sanders Co. resident believes in civil discourse

Many more people have become increasingly involved in what is going on in our community.