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Political mess

Dear Editor: Who is responsible for the political mess we are in? In the days when our government functioned as intended, once elected, all worked together for the good of…

Vote for jail

Dear Editor: I would like to clarify that we have needed to replace the jail and sheriff’s offices for years, before I was the undersheriff for Sheriff Gonzalez from 2007-2010…

Make your vote count

Did you get that familiar red and white oversized envelope in the mail awhile back? The envelope that contained your official ballot for the election? The ballot that has those…

Jail concerns

Dear Editor: First I’d like to commend last week’s well written and sensible letter by Richard Bolland, filled with facts. Australia has warned the law abiding Americans: don’t give up…

Vote yes for jail

Dear Editor: We desperately need a new jail facility. Archuleta County is not in compliance with the law. Since 2015, after the building that housed our jail flooded, criminals and…

National parks

Dear Editor: Our Congress has failed repeatedly to adequately provide for maintenance of our national parks. The full version of this story is available in the print edition and e-edition…

Deputy credit

Dear Editor: Sheriff Rich Valdez: In this day and age we have so much negative regarding law enforcement that we can’t let an opportunity pass to present the positive. The…

Vote yes for jail

Dear Editor: It’s time to stop the endless discussions with no action and build a new jail and sheriff’s facilities. Since 2015, Archuleta County has been violating state statute by…

School priorities

Dear Editor: The Archuleta School District board of directors is holding a community meeting on Thursday, Oct. 26. The board is seeking public input on the topic of school district…

Jail too expensive

Dear Editor: I believe we need a new sheriff’s office and jail … at a much lower cost. The current estimate of $20 million for around 31,000 square feet, or…