Opinions

Letters to the Editor – Aug. 9

Editor, In 2009, 13 motorcyclists died on Wyoming highways. Last year, 31 motorcyclists died on Wyoming highways. With the onset of the Sturgis Rally, now is a good time to remind ourselves of some important facts. Most of the fatalities…

Guest Editorial: Deliberative deception

By Bob Bonnar Newcastle News Letter Journal President, Wyoming Press Association This provision was written behind closed doors, without a hearing, debate, or any input from the public, the State of Wyoming or its elected representatives. —Senator John Barrasso This…

Letters to the Editor – August 2

Letter to the Editor: This letter is intended to clear up confusion and rumor about my resignation from Crook County School District. There were several issues over the last three years that concern me, including the resignation of Kathy Hood,…

Letter to the Editor from Judith Bush – July 26

The Crook County Commissioners are considering signing off on ONEOK’s Bakken Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) Pipeline through Crook County in spite of four professional reports, together stating that more study is needed, that sinkholes and landslides pose a potential threat…

Letters to the Editor – July 19

You can’t do anything without everyone knowing your business or think that they do. You can’t hang out with a friend or help them move without someone thinking you are having an affair on your spouse. Jason Alden’s song “this…

School district letters of resignation

Editor’s note: Following is Randy Ludeman’s resignation letter to the school board. He has asked us to publish his letter.   The last 22 years working for this school district has been the core of my 38 years as a…

Times Editorial – July 12

Over recent weeks, members of the public have asked us with increasing frequency to report on certain aspects of our community – in particular, situations within the school and hospital districts. Concern has been expressed that corruption and wrongdoing exists…

Letters to the Editor – July 5

My trip to a Denver wedding included a stop in Sundance, Wyoming, to see the sites. The Devils Tower was the primary reason. And being such a small town I had no idea there was anything else to see or…