Letters

09/18/2014 - 2:34pm
To the Editor, It was disturbing to hear legislative candidate Seth Berglee’s recent comments regarding access to health care. Mr. Berglee implied that the 70,000 Montanans who currently do not have access to health care “choose not to work.” His position may be attributed to his youthful lack of experience, lack of knowledge of this legislative district’s residents, or...
Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:33pm
To the Editor, One characteristic that I value a great deal in elected officials is the willingness to listen. They should be willing to listen not only to those constituents who belong to their party but also to those whose views may differ from theirs. Dave Howard, our current state
Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:32pm
To the Editor, I was one of the landowners who attended the Sept. 8 meeting of the Carbon County Commissioners to hear what the representatives of the Energy Corporation of America, Seth Nolte and Jennifer Vieweg, had to say about ECA’s planned development of the Beartooth Front. It was a
Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:31pm
To the Editor, This is how you treat our town by tearing up both corner sidewalks, in the middle of town, on our main street, and leave it this way for six weeks? Shame on you! Tera Reynolds Red Lodge
Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:30pm
To the Editor, Carl and I, along with our sons, would like to express our gratitude for the people of this community. The tragedy our family experienced last Friday night could have been worse if it wasn’t for the help of our neighbors and all the emergency responders. We are very thankful
Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:49pm
Mitzi Vorachek is a promising candidate for the Montana House of Representatives and I unreservedly recommend her to Carbon County voters. I have known and worked with Mitzi as far back as the late '90s. She is quick to assimilate fact, has an unerring sense of logic, and possesses
Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:48pm
The upcoming election of Carbon County's next state representative for House District 58 will surely reflect whether the local electorate is bound to party affiliation or if it has the good judgment to choose the most qualified candidate. I recently attended a Rotary Club luncheon to hear from