Letters

08/20/2014 - 1:52pm
  To the editor,   Last spring we formed a bicycle club in the Ruby Valley. When we realized that MDT was reconstructing the road from Alder towards the Ruby Reservoir and also repaving Hwy 287 from Alder to Sheridan we were concerned about Montana Department of Transportation’s new policy to place rumble strips on any roadway being reconstructed even when there was no shoulder....
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:51pm
  To the editor,   As a student of our public schools, as a worshipper of our great outdoors, and as a proud Montanan, I support Amanda Curtis to be our next U.S. Senator.  Today, too many people have become too cynical about our political system—too many people believe that no
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:50pm
  To the editor,   What is science?  Try answering that to a four year old!  This summer’s reading program articulated it well by the exploding pop bottles, drum playing, and a laser show created through speaker vibration.   My young daughters can’t read
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 3:52pm
  To the editor,    Well, the unthinkable has happened on my recent trip to Montana. Last seen in Dillon, Montana at either the Sundowner Motel or Mac’s Last Cast Bar … perhaps there or Bannack State Park parking lot to Wisdom’s Antler Saloon my hat of 35 years was
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 3:50pm
  Dear editor,   On Aug. 6, 2014, I sat through the City Council meeting and heard the various reports including some that the Council Members had serious discussion about. I heard a member of the Main Street committee ask the Council to be placed on the Street and Alley Committee agenda
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 3:49pm
  To the editor,     Sixty-seven years ago, a fellow-student in my Oklahoma engineering studies was puzzled as I aided him in his struggle with a math problem. “Why are you helping me?” I responded, “Why not?” He said, “I’m a Jew, and no one
Wed, 08/06/2014 - 1:18pm
  To the editor,   Being pro-Palestinian is not anti-Semitic not being pro-Palestinian is racist. Stop all aid to Israel. The Conflict in Gaza is one-sided and genocidal. Gaza is a prison forced upon the Palestinian people by Israel. End the blockade. Support boycott of all aid and trade