May 7, 2015 RSS feed / Letters

Board chair exceeds authority

To the Editor:  As County Administrator, Mr. Chet Janik reports to the County Commissioner Board and receives an annual review, which most employees do. Kudos to the Board for their diligence every year to uphold this important practice. More...

Republicans have mandate, so use it

To the Editor:  On D-Day General Eisenhower did not tell his troops that we were going to defeat the National Socialists so that we could cooperate with them. More...

Century-old maples should have been spared

To the Editor:  Last week the Leelanau road crew cut down the almost 100-yearold maple trees lining the road just south of Casperson Road. The six huge trees were planted by my Great Father Peter Nelson.  More...

God bless our Vietnam veterans

To the Editor:  Salute to Vietnam Vets  Last week marked the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War. Some 58,000 Americans were killed in this conflict. More...

Hard work trumps ‘luck’

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On respect for religion, ‘hate’ groups

To the Editor:  I very much value my right to free speech. But I also feel very strongly about having respect for another’s viewpoint and religious beliefs.  More...