Letters to the Editor

What some teens do with their time

Editor: In his letter to the editor (Pilot, June 18) Mr. Jim Collis asked “Where are the young adults/teenagers,” as he referred to the tea party.   Well this letter is not about the tea party, but I think I know what “some” of those teens do with their time. On Sunday,[…]

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Many Curryites fall in mordant category

Editor: Webster’s defines the word “mordant” as sharply caustic or sarcastic. Recent articles taken from Curry County papers should place 58.9 percent of all Curryites in the “mordant” category – to wit: Trash fees are going up. County employees get perked $1,160 monthly for health insurance. County wants $10 extra[…]

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Where are the young adults, teenagers?

Editor: The Brookings-Harbor Tea Party had several well attended events recently, standing room only at some. But even though the discussion topics for these meetings affect everyone, the audience was predominantly senior citizens, many who, like myself, will be long gone 15 or 20 years from now. It’s the young[…]

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County paying now for past mistakes

Editor: It appears that having read former County Commissioner Marlyn Schafer’s letter to the editor titled “Our county is in real trouble,” she has apparently reached the phase of her life where she believes, “ The older I get, the better I was,” applies to her. About five years ago,[…]

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