Letters

08/27/2015 - 9:32am
To the Editor, Please allow me to express my horror at the so-called Iran deal.  I would like to begin with the definition of treaty from the American Heritage Dictionary:  a formal agreement between two or more states. This is a treaty, which, under the Constitution, must pass the Senate by 60 votes. The Corker Amendment is not only unconstitutional, but also its framework has not been...
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:29am
To the Editor, While out back of a Red Lodge Main Street business a few nights ago, a police car turned in and drove down the alley next to us. My hand instinctively went up and I waved at him. He waved back. It then occurred to me how my attitude toward the police has brightened in recent years
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:28am
To the Editor, I sympathize with Betsy Scanlan’s words in the August 13 Carbon County News. We’ve been plagued by highway and street construction of dubious utility. I presume that the design errors on Main Street can be corrected, and that the City, County, and State will repair the damage to the
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:26am
To the Editor, Ed Willliams: the best mayor for our Fair City. I would like to personally thank Mayor Ed Williams for committing to a second term as our Mayor. He continues to be an outstanding leader and City Administrator and I am very enthusiastic about him continuing as our Mayor. Here are a
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:18am
To the Editor, Flags that go up and then come down and then go up again need help from those of you who care. The Red Lodge Broadway flags are resting peacefully after much unnecessary movement. We are asking for your support. Many of the flags need to be replaced. The upcoming fun run is a great
Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:42am
To the Editor, The 4th annual free community concert opening with Big Jim and the Twins and featuring Lysa Fox singing the music of Patsy Cline was a huge success. Special thanks to Sam Hoffman, John and Katherine Stampfel, for additional parking and the six hundred people who enjoyed the event. $2
Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:42am
To the Editor, As the Executive Director of a non-profit Christian organization, I am very grateful for the direction in which Mayor Ed Williams is leading our community. His passion and desire for Red Lodge to experience the best of everything is commendable. I really appreciate his efforts to
Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:40am
To the Editor, It is with privilege and pride that I write to express my appreciation for the Red Lodge Police Department. Coming from the East, I am a relative “newcomer” to Red Lodge and Montana in general. I have found a great resource in the police department here. I attended the
Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:39am
To the Editor, It is important that I take a minute to address a quote in a front-page article of the Aug. 13 Carbon County News. Chad Cady with St. Vincent HELP Flight says, “Those who sign up to the registry can call HELP Flight direct versus the 911 system as this may take longer.”
Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:36am
To the Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to first commend Mayor Ed Williams on his outstanding leadership and commitment to the citizens of Red Lodge, and offer my personal endorsement for his re-election as our Mayor. As a new resident, I’ve been afforded the opportunity to see