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Letters to the Editor

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Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago

School facilities bill is the right thing, done in the wrong way

The Idaho Supreme Court ruled in 2005 that the Legislature has the constitutional duty to provide for the construc…

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
May matters so take the time to vote

Maybe you’ve already seen the May Matters signs around the area? What the signs say is true, especially now. This May does matter. May 21 is the date for the Idaho Primary election when all 105 State Legislative po…

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
Light's relocation is a fix in search of a problem

As west-of-Boyer Pine Street residents who often cross Fifth Avenue by foot and by car, the proposed Church Street stoplight relocation one block south seems like a fix looking for a problem.

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
Possible VP selection is cause for concern

My wife figured out the cause of my sudden rise in blood pressure.

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
Politics governing N.Y. judicial decisions

Judge Arthur Engoron, in New York reminds me of Judge Ito who presided over the O.J. Simpson trial. Both of those judges never met a camera they didn’t like.

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
Trump forfeited right to run for president

Dear Republican caucus voters, there are some numbers to consider before voting for Donald Trump. Trump called a rally for Jan. 6, 2021, stating it would be wild. On the morning of that Jan. 6, multiple cars ful…

Updated 6 days, 20 hours ago
Funding, taxes and the Idaho Legislature

We have finished seven weeks of the 2024 legislative session. It looks like we have four to five weeks to go.

Updated 6 days, 20 hours ago
Community's generosity makes Toys for Tots a success

The Sandpoint Lions Club would like to take a moment to thank each and every member of our community for their help with our 2023 Toys for Tots program.

Updated 6 days, 20 hours ago
Herndon leading the way in Idaho

Fiffty-four percent? Holy spending spree, Batman. Yet that's how much Idaho state government spending has increased in just the past four years. Since early 2020, therefore. To add further insult to taxpayer injury…

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
'King Omodt' ignoring both the law, public

Liberty and freedom are only retained when citizen shepherds stand unrelentingly for moral, intellectual, and lawful public policy principles. Disappointingly, many, including “King Omodt,” judge, jury, and executi…

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Coverage of trespass controversy is biased

I was present at the Bonner County Commissioners meeting on Feb. 6, 2024. In your article, Lauren Reichenbach writes "Bowman's presence made many at the meeting feel unsafe, a meeting attendee said".

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
It's time to vote against IFF candidates

The Idaho Freedom Foundation sent me an urgent but misleading message as follows: The IFF attack on DEI is part of their aim to do away with public education. Vote against IFF-supported candidates, such as our o…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
The facts of WBCSD's forensic audit, finances

Over the last month, with discussions about the next fiscal year budget and the forensic audit presentations, rumors have been flying. I’d like to take this op…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
There is a lot of misinformation surrounding audit

I'm writing to address the misinformation about the forensic audit that is circulating in the local papers.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Questions remain on West Bonner finances

The subject of another levy came up at the West Bonner County School District board meeting on Feb. 6.