Thursday, March 23, 2023

Letters to the Editor

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Updated 1 day, 19 hours ago
‘BUZZWORDS’: Sarcasm or serious?

Anti Fascism, KKK, Fascism, Anti community, Fascism, Fascist, Fascism, Fascism, Far right, Authoritarian, Dictatorial, Fascism, Fascism, Racism, Bigotry, Racial purity, Fascism, Fascist, Culture warrior.

Updated 1 day, 19 hours ago
BOOKS: Freedom to choose

Banning books shuts out ideas. Celebrate the freedom to choose what we read.

Updated 1 day, 19 hours ago
CDA LEVIES: Loss hurts children

I am a fifth-grade student of Coeur d’Alene public schools. As you might already know, both levies did not pass.

Updated 1 day, 19 hours ago
BONNER GENERAL: Closing maternity services a national trend

It’s not a pro-life or pro-choice reality. Maternity services at Bonner are shut down. This has been the trend since 2019 across the nation.

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COEUR TERRE: March Madness

Tune in for half of a basketball game being played over land under county jurisdiction.

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LIBRARIES: Astonishing controversy

The current controversy surrounding the Community Library Network board is upsetting on so many levels.

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HATE: Hurting our community

The current hatred of humans to other humans in Coeur d’Alene is a clear hazard to the very wellbeing of our community and the fabric of our society.

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CDA PD: Kudos for handling of case

We always hear the negative, it is time for something positive.

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EDUCATION and GOVERNMENT: Don’t let extreme minority destroy them

Silent Majority, mainstream Republicans and Democrats, now is the time for action, we cannot let the extreme minority continue to destroy our education system and government.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
RULE BY MINORITY: Damaging way of life

I don’t see why we have to have rule by minority in Idaho. The Coeur d’Alene school safety and maintenance levy actually got a majority of votes but just under the 55% the levy required to pass.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
LEVY OPPOSITION: Vote of no confidence

A lady walking her dog by my home saw my “Vote NO” signs while I was outside working. She identified herself as a teacher in the Coeur d’Alene district, and wanted to know why I was against.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
REGAN: Supports fascism and totalitarianism

Brent Regan considers himself the smartest guy in the room. In reality, he’s a legend in his own mind. As a veteran, I’m appalled by his absurd assertion (Feb. 3 Dueling Realities) that equates anti-fascism with ...

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago

I feel shame for my hometown that couldn’t produce enough positive citizens to support the schools of my youth; the schools which are now even more valuable to the children than in my time of yore. From my neighb...

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
LEVY RESULTS: A student’s viewpoint

Earlier this year, I was honored to receive the Student Excellence in the Arts award from the Coeur d’Alene Arts Commission. The majority of my acceptance speech focused on my gratitude for the community of Coeur...

Updated 6 days, 19 hours ago
BOY SCOUTS: Need more publicity

I, Cooper Sandford am a Boy Scout of America from Troop 360B located in Hayden, I am writing to you because of the lack of Boy Scouts in this community.