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Right decision

Dear Editor: After many months and many hours of fighting the truck routes of the proposed gravel pit, a decision was made. The full version of this story is available…

Defend liberty

Dear Editor: The last 70 plus years have been relatively good for most Americans. Since WWII, most people have been content to ride on the wave of freedom and liberty…

IRS scam

Dear Editor: Yesterday, June 22, I received three separate telephone calls from a female who identified herself as a representative of the collections division of the Internal Revenue Service. The…

Jack Peterson

Dear Editor: I just wanted to share a few memories of Jack Peterson. He was the first person I met in Pagosa 41 years ago. It was the Fourth of…

2nd Amendment

Dear Editor: The Second Amendment talks about a “well-regulated” militia alongside the “right to bear arms.” We have erred on the “right to bear arms” far too long. It’s high…

Convenience

Dear Editor: Is “convenience” really convenient? When I was a child, long-distance phone calls were expensive, so they were used only for emergencies. Otherwise, letters were handwritten to keep out-of-town…

Pagosa hero

Dear Editor: I want to nominate Lucas Candelaria for Pagosa hero of the week. The full version of this story is available in the print edition and e-edition of the…

Trip of a lifetime

Dear Editor: The 26 fortunate kids from Pagosa Springs Middle School saw it all. A few of our sites were the World Trade Center, the play “Wicked,” Statue of Liberty,…

Celebrating Pagosa’s traditions

Monday is the Fourth of July, the day we celebrate the birth of our nation. It’s a day of backyard barbecues, family reunions and, when darkness falls, the traditional fireworks…

Not your body

Dear Editor: In this nation we do not administer capital punishment on a convicted criminal unless that criminal has been found guilty “beyond a reasonable doubt.” Yet, we have administered…