Letters to the Editor

Road changes were not for the best

July 08, 2018 at 5:00 am

trafficCity’s road changes were not for the bestDear Sandpoint Public Works:I recently stopped by the Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce office to ask whose jurisdiction the roadway is on Fifth Avenue north going under the train bridge a...

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Let lake reach potential as world-class fishery

July 08, 2018 at 5:00 am

Dead fish stink … so let’s stop intentionally killing so many. Let Lake Pend Oreille reach its potential as a world-class multi-species fishery We must overhaul the Fishery Management Plan for the lake. The lake is now managed primarily for...

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Thorough, real reporting is demanded, possible

July 05, 2018 at 5:00 am

On July 1, The Daily Bee ran a story by an unnamed source associated with the Associated Press. “Police report assaults at Portland protest” presented a flimsy overview of a march in Portland which was disrupted by a group of Antifa protest...

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Celebrating country’s shared independence

July 05, 2018 at 5:00 am

On the Fourth of July, we celebrate independence — the heart of Americanism. Our shared responsibility to safeguard our independence serves as a unifying force.Our form of government has withstood the tests of 242 years because of our commi...

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Best defense is a good guy with a gun

July 04, 2018 at 5:00 am

The best defense is a good guy with a gunRecently there have been a number of local news articles about preparedness for a potential shooter attack. A letter to the editor in the Newport Miner in February demanded that something be done abo...

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Proudly celebrate our USA on the Fourth

July 03, 2018 at 5:00 am

The Stahl cartoon displayed June 26 was quite timely and insightful for rational thinkers. Doubt I share political views with Stahl, but can hope his cartoon stirs others to consider history. The woman aside a child was looking out to Ellis...

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Trump is getting things done right in America

July 03, 2018 at 5:00 am

Trump’s making mincemeat of the left. All the ranting coming from the progressives is in vain. The Democratic party is dead. We’re out of Obama’s disastrous Iran deal, out of the BS United Nation’s Human Rights Council, out of the useless a...

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Those outraged should also look inward

July 01, 2018 at 5:00 am

immigrationThose outraged shouldbe looking inward, tooThe recent spate of heart-rending pictures of forlorn children suffering in government group living facilities is enough to break the heart of any human being capable of having emotions....

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The hard work of untangling vets health care

June 28, 2018 at 5:00 am

I was contacted by an Idaho veteran who was denied U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs coverage for an emergency hospital visit because he had not been to a VA doctor in the past 24 months. This veteran is among thousands of veterans nation...

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Ethical anglers appreciate both beauty of the fish and their habitat

June 27, 2018 at 5:00 am

Ethical anglers appreciate not only the beauty of the fish they catch, but also the places where those fish live. It’s inevitable then that most anglers want to share the fishing experience with others. They begin by teaching friends and fa...

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