Sunday, December 03, 2023

Letters to the Editor

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Updated 2 hours, 6 minutes ago

Idaho voters can be trusted to responsibly exercise their initiative rights

It was a bit surprising to read an opinion piece that Representative Lance Clow (R-Twin Falls) has circulated to m…

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Together, we can get things done

I acknowledge the fact that I am serving in this capacity for a short period of time. Regardless of how long or short that period is, given all that has transp…

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Herndon following BCRCC's committee procedures

The committee consists of precinct committeemen, who are elected every two years in the Republican primary. Even though the PCs are elected in a primary, they are not public officials. They are instead Republican p…

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
The more things change …

"If you want to be wrong, then follow the masses." (Socrates) “Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.” (Martin Luther King Jr.)

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Trees, kids and the straight and narrow

Just wondering how many trees

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Take a moment to appreciate the Long Bridge magic

One day last week I was a little late on the way to work in Sandpoint. As I crossed the Long Bridge I was concerned about missing an appointment and preoccupied with the things I needed to do when I got to work.

Updated 2 weeks ago
The attack on our rights needs to end

When I first read that the United Against Hate summit would be held in Sandpoint, I thought it would be great to host a dialogue on hate. But then I read the comments by Mr. Hurwit (Daily Bee, Nov. 9) …"troubling h…

Updated 2 weeks ago
Israel has the right to defend itself

I do not understand all of these students from universities and colleges around this country who are protesting Israel the way that the Hamas terrorists are being treated. These people are not much better than wild…

Updated 2 weeks ago
Travers, Russell both deserve honors, respect

I am deeply distressed by the nasty tone of the conversation around the new indoor sports facility breaking ground at Travers Park. This has gone so far as to cause a council person to resign, signs suggesting pick…

Updated 2 weeks ago
What rights will Legislature take this year?

I see that the Idaho Legislature is almost in session again.

Updated 2 weeks ago
The hidden great value of Halloween

On Halloween evening, I worked in the Art Works Gallery. Every single kid said “thank you” as I handed out candy. Perhaps one in 10 little kids had parents who needed to remind them to say thank you. Halloween give…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Bradshaw, Omodt continue to disrespect residents

Once again, on Oct. 26, Bonner County commissioners Steve Bradshaw and Luke Omodt disrespected the citizens of Bonner County. On Oct. 6, a legal notice was posted in the Bonner County Daily Bee and on Oct. 19, the …

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Bonner County commissioners and a November surprise

On October 30, 2023, Deputy Prosecutor Scott Bauer submitted a notice of tort claim asserting defamation against Bonner County Clerk Michael Rosedale and Bonne…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Herdon: Noting group's backers isn't bashing

A recent letter writer asked why the Bonner County Republican Central Committee sent an email “bashing” the local “Idaho Moms PAC”.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Blessings for the holiday season

Twenty years ago this month, our coast-to-coast travels led us through Bonners Ferry down to Sandpoint. It was love at first sight.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Library offers updates on internet, director

In the interest of clarity and ensuring accurate public information about the library and its services, we felt responding to Mr. Rossmiller’s letter of Nov. 7 was important.