Letters to the editor
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Letters to the editor: Fighting Alzheimer’s

One in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or another dementia. My grandma Patti was one of them. I know how devastating it is for the person living with it and everyone around them. My grandma was … more

Letter to the editor: The sheriff that lived in a shoe

The sheriff that lived in a shoe Whereas both our Jeffco County Commissioners and Sheriff are crying that they will not have enough money to keep a portion of our jail staffed and open; and … more

Letter to the editor: Microplastics a big problem

Plastic for decades has found its way into our oceans, we're now finding it falling on our heads in the mile high city. Earlier this year micro plastics were discovered in our rainwater. We have … more

Letter to the editor: Freedom isn't rubbish

We don't live in a covenant controlled community on purpose! Because we believe in freedom of choice! Now that freedom is threatened by a few people! They complain of trucks in the … more

Letter to the editor: TABOR under attack

We are about to receive a double attack regarding the Tax Payor’s Bill of Rights (TABOR). Not only is Jefferson County attempting to put a hold on TABOR, so is the State of Colorado with … more

Letter to the editor: How effective would they be?

Given the multiplicity of new so-called ‘gun control’ measures, now being trumpeted by public figures; had they presently been in force, would they have identified, much less impeded the … more

Letter to the editor: Supporting Alcorn

I want to commend Michael Alcorn for his continued articles in the Transcript. I always enjoy reading them. He is a logical and a deep thinker and it is worth the time taken to enjoy what he has … more

Letter to the editor: Survey suggestion

Concerning last week’s story about the teacher survey results, wouldn’t a much more valuable, credible and newsworthy survey be one from parents and taxpayers, the people who pay for it all, … more

Letter to the editor: Columbine culture

Now that the fiscally irresponsible prospect of demolishing and resurrecting Columbine HS has been put to bed, should we not consider prominent imagery to repel the misguided gawkers?If continuous … more

Letter to the editor: Alcorn again

In the words of someone famous, “there you go again.” Glossing over the abuses and behaviors of Trump, blaming a bunch of folks who show up at Right Leaning rallies for the cause of … more

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
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