Opinions

Letter – June 7

The Department of Environmental Quality Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) would like to present a short article describing one of the VRP’s most historically interesting sites, Old Stoney. The VRP is a risk-based, voluntary cleanup program that allows some flexibility in…

Letter to the Editor – May 31

Dear Editor: As a boy I hunted deer in the Bull Hill area — one of the best places then in Crook County to find big whitetail bucks. Since that time I have had the opportunity to live in many…

Letter to the Editor – May 17

Spring is here and the city is bustling. Robert Snoozy and Bob Queen have been hired to mow our grass. We are getting a late start but I am sure they can catch up. Larry Shommer and Kathy Lenz are…

Letters to the Editor – May 10

Dear Editor, We appreciate all of the folks who attended the Crook County Republican Party Lincoln Day dinner and convention activities back in March. We enjoyed the presence of our two US Senators and their wives, as well as a…

Letters to the Editor – May 3

Environmentalists have very loud voices and hefty agendas these days, and their ideals are dominating all aspects of our lives. They are attacking fossil fuels through emission regulation: blocking forest sales, coal leases, grazing, oil/gas permits, and more. If we can’t log and…

Letters to the Editor – April 26

Dear Editor, Wilbur and I went to eat lunch at the Dog Pound after Church Sunday. I was surprised to see one of my old third grade pen pals working there. When Mrs. Green taught third grade she had a…

Letter to the Editor – April 19

As long-time residents and landowners being concerned and affected by the Oneok Partners Pipeline we feel compelled to provide more information to our friends and neighbors of the danger the Bakken Pipeline poses to our environment and community. The proposed…

Letter to the Editor – April 12

Dear McGruff House Members and the Sundance Community, The McGruff House program was developed in 1982 to help communities come together to keep a watch out for their community, property, and children. It has been in every state in the…

Letters to the Editor – March 29

Editor: It was with great dismay that I read the letter to the editor from Judy McCullough from Moorcroft in the paper. As it turns out, I had been helping Judy and her organization on a bill (HB7 – Animal…

Letters to the Editor – March 22

Dear Editor, Several weeks ago there was a letter written expressing negative sentiments about the mining of Rare Earth Minerals here in Crook County. This letter was written with obvious sincerity and feelings, so well written it caused me to…