Letters to the editor
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Letter to the editor: Liking the columns

I just picked up my copy of Arvada Press from my driveway,this afternoon, July 4. I was so delighted to read both Craig Marshall Smith’s and Andrea Doray’s columns in this edition. Both spoke to … more

Letter to the editor: Creek demands caution

I read the Transcript article, ‘River safety is no Joke.’ It reminded me of of an incident about three or four years ago. It was December and Clear Creek had a hard crust of ice over it. … more

Letter to the editor: A+ for Arvada community

Last Friday, early evening, I took my 3-year-old grandson over to Ralston Central Park to perhaps cool off and have some play time. The splash pad was a bit much for him, so he headed over to the … more

Letter to the editor: New Columbine plan disgraceful

New Columbine plan disgraceful I find the entire idea of a “new Columbine” to be disgraceful and an insult to the memory of the deceased. This seems to be a cowards’ way out of the situation by … more

Letter to the editor: School rebuild balderdash

Can you think of anything more ridiculous than the Jeffco School Board’s proposal to demolish the Columbine High School and replicate it a few feet away? Where is the money for this boondoggle … more

Letter to the editor: Thank you Colorado

A couple of weeks ago I had a letter to the editor published in this newspaper. It said that I was doing a state report on Colorado and asked you to send me some information. Your response was … more

Letter to the editor: Not Jeffco’s money

Please tell the Jefferson County Commissioners they can’t lose something they never had! Your May 23 article quotes the commissioners news release saying “the loss of this surplus funding has … more

Letter to the Editor: Lawn larceny

Our recent neighborhood garage sale presented all of us with a sad lesson. A family consisting of a mother and two teen age boys drove up in a rather beat up Gray Toyota SUV. The condominium area was … more

Letter to the editor: Don’t rely on Hollywood

As many now agree, one big problem is misleading or wrong information used in developing personal opinions and acting on it. This really bothered me about Michael Alcorn’s editorial May 9, … more

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
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