Letters to the editor
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Letter to the editor: Accumulating evidence

A reader asks if there is global warming, how can the record mountain snowpack be explained. The answer is simple. The burning of fossil fuels by humans has increased atmospheric greenhouse gases … more

Letter to the editor: Protecting criminals

Once again, we are being blindsided by our progressive state legislature. HB19-1148 would change some misdemeanor crimes from 365 days or more to 364 days. This is being written not for the sake … more

Letter to the editor: Educator loan forgiveness

I was thrilled to see the Educator Loan Forgiveness bill from my state Senator, Rachel Zenzinger, this session. Colorado has a severe shortage of teachers, especially in rural areas and in … more

Letter to the editor: Reply to a climate scientist

I appreciate your comments on climate change, but you missed my main point, that we are often we are being frightened over climate change with bogus information. The left uses climate change as a … more

Letter to the editor: Bold action now

We are already seeing the effects of climate change and if we don’t take real action soon the effects will only grow more severe leaving our children with a grim future. We have waited too long … more

Letter to the editor: What’s wrong with dog owners?

It’s that time of year again, nice weather, blooming flowers. Unfortunately, bags of dog poop are also blooming along walks and trails. What’s wrong with dog owners!? Dogs are great, … more

Letter to the editor: Important climate details

I’d like to respond to the Letter to the Editor from the March 28th issue regarding climate change. As a community member who has a master’s degree in atmospheric science and spent nearly … more

Letter to the editor: Fearmongering over climate

It is encouraging to see letters from high school students who are concerned about local and national problems. Yet, on the other hand it is disconcerting to see students who have wrongfully been … more

Letter to the editor: Lead on climate change

Colorado now has a chance to lead in climate legislation with the introduction of HB19-1261. There is no need to be afraid of aggressively tackling climate change. Many legislators try to deny … more

Letter to the editor: On education

Undying sad news stories about college acceptance and scandals of SAT, ACT officials: simply unimaginable. My husband and I raised our four children here in Jeffco. Two attended Pomona High … more

Letter to the editor: Mile High opportunity

Thousands of people flock to Colorado every year for a better life. The Census Bureau estimated a 1.4 percent growth rate for Colorado last year, over double the 0.6 percent national rate. This … more

Letter to the editor: Mueller retort

We were waiting for the Democrats demonizing of Attorney General Barr for his succinct summary of the Mueller report. “Barr redacted evidence. Evidence is nonsense; only the magnitude of the … more

Letter to the editor: Act now on climate

I am currently a junior in high school in Arvada, and love my state.The mountains are gorgeous, as are the colorful skies we get to see. So it makes me so sad to know what we are doing to our … more

Letter to the editor: Should continuity trump achievement?

Do Jeffco parents and taxpayers know that the number or our K-3rd graders with 'Significant Reading Deficiencies' had increased to 11 percent last year rather than decreasing to 9 percent as was … more

Letter to the editor: Fight factory farming

All over the United States, we maintain an endless amount of factory farms- in 2012 there was a recorded 2.1 million factory farms in America alone. In Colorado, we participate in nationwide … more

Letter to the editor: Greetings Colorado!

How are you doing today? I am writing to you as part of a class project for the novel “The Watsons Go To Birmingham.” My classmates and I are contacting newspapers across the country in a … more

Letter to the editor: Beltway blues

I am a mom and resident of Leyden Rock — A majestic community where my family of 4 (and two pups) have made lifelong friends and become part of a cohesive community. Or, so we thought. At … more

Letter to the editor: Hunters against gun violence

I’ve owned a rifle and hunted since I was 14 years old. I taught my four children about gun safety and we still hunt together. After the massacre at Columbine High School, people started … more

Letter to the editor: Not transparent on Glass

On March 7 the Jeffco School Board met and once again violated their obligation to transparency. The agenda contained an extension to Superintendent Glass’s contract. The contract had not been … more

Letter to the editor: Accountability accepted

I am very pleased to read that the writer who claimed professional journalism is not held accountable has surrendered that argument. He does so when when he calls attention to a defamation lawsuit … more
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