Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

  September 3, 2011 County addicted to spending Editor, Curry County commissioners were in Brookings Aug. 20 (TEA Party event) and 22 (town hall meeting) to provide financial information and answer citizen questions. The destination resort subject dominated the town hall meeting. A local news article July 24, 2011, combined both[…]

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Letters to the Editor

August 24, 2011 Movie brings back memories Editor: I just saw an incredible movie, “The Help,” about a time in Mississippi in the ’60s.  I lived in Chicago during that time and knew several  people who had helped register Southern voters. A time when black churches were blown up with children[…]

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Letters to the Editor

August 20, 2011 Commissioners and Tea Party meet today Editor: Curry County has a serious financial problem, and the county commissioners know it.   But what are their plans for dealing with it?   The commissioners are expected to address that question in a series of town hall meetings this[…]

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U.S. Preamble no longer relates

Editor: With the Supreme Court deciding that corporations are people and should be allowed, like the billionaire’s that they are, to pay off politicians for favorable legislation. A new version of payola. While each individual American can’t really afford their own lobbyist to wine and dine the legislators and get special[…]

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