letters to the editor

‘Attention, Parents, Nobody Ever Said Lady Gaga Makes Your Kid Smarter’
by Robert Roth
Oct 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
While recently at the Wilkinson Public Library, I noticed with alarm that the classical CD section had shrunk by about 50 percent, I estimated.
Masters ‘Truly a Sheriff of the People’
by Walter Farnham
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
I wanted to share with your readers what kind of a man our Sheriff Bill Masters is.
PAID ELECTION LETTER | Goodtimes ‘The Most Exceptional Public Servant I Have Ever Known’
by Jack Mueller, Former Chairman, National Poetry Association; Former CEO, International Museum of Art and Science
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
An intelligent citizenry of a great county deserves an intelligent, proven commissioner.
PAID ELECTION LETTER | Vote Goodtimes, and ‘Throw a Yes Into the World’
by Judyth Hill
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
I praise the people, the electorate, of San Miguel county for their wise choice of Art Goodtimes, as their commissioner last term.
PAID ELECTION LETTER | Candidate Tisha Casida Says ‘The Economy Is in Shambles’
by Tisha Casida
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
I am an Independent woman running to represent the people of Colorado’s third congressional district. I have owned a small business for seven years, and have seen an increasingly difficult economy ...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘Some of the Hard Questions That Must Be Asked’
by – Kevin Kell, Republican Candidate for County Commissioner District 3
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes, in the course of a political campaign, we forget what really matters. We focus so much on our differences that we ignore what we have in common.
PAID ELECTION LETTER | A Poem From Candidate Goodtimes
by Art Goodtimes, Incumbent Candidate for District 3 Commissioner
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Energy Bully carries out his promised vendetta...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘I Will Strive to Balance the Budget by Stimulating Our Economy’
by Dan Chancellor, Democratic Candidate for District 3 Commissioner
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
If elected, I will strive to balance the budget by stimulating our economy, which will increase revenues, and by working with County employees to reduce expenditures wherever it is feasible.
‘Kiss an EMS Volunteer Next Time You See One’
by Steve Kennedy, Telluride
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
I'm very pleased to be able to express my gratitude and appreciation for the dedication and expertise of the emergency response teams who lost a sunday afternoon helping me after my accident.
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘Make an Informed Choice About Who’ll Best Serve You in County Government For the Next Four Years’
by Art Goodtimes, Incumbent Green Candidate for District 3 County Commissioner
Oct 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: What with the election and illness in the family, it’s been a challenging harvest at Cloud Acre. I’ve worked two weeks and only dug up three rows of spuds. I have 10 more to go. And the wea...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | Environmentalists For Dan Chancellor
by Kurt Johnson, Ophir
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I’m voting for Dan Chancellor for County Commissioner. Judging by voter registration numbers and election results in recent years, San Miguel County is one of the most politically progressi...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘I Am Voting for Dan Chancellor and Elaine Fischer’
by Linda Miller
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: What I love about election season in Telluride is that it is local and global all at once.  We are fortunate that we can know the candidates and can have easy access to their opinions and v...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘Commissioner Goodtimes Understands That Economic Prosperity Comes Through Vision, Hard Work And Cooperative Partnerships’
by Pete McKay, Silverton
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Having been a San Juan County Commissioner for the past 12 years I am writing to thank San Miguel County for the very positive interaction between our two counties that I have experienced throughou...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘Dan Has Been Devoted to His Fellow Citizens in Crafting Directions That Enhance Our World’
by Michael Zivian
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I am supporting Dan Chancellor for County Commissioner. Dan is a real progressive and a loyal Democrat, unlike Art Goodtimes who  calls himself a Green while voting like a Republican.    A ...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘Dan Has Been Devoted to His Fellow Citizens in Crafting Directions That Enhance Our World’  
by Paula Ciberay
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Having been married to Dan Chancellor for 34 years, and having raised two incredibly successful sons with him, I can insightfully speak to the qualities of the man who would best serve San ...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘We Need One Representative Who Lives in the West End’
by Marty Schmalz
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: There is an important election coming up, and I will be voting for Art Goodtimes for county commissioner. Here are some of my reasons. As a true west end resident, he understands the divers...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘As Global Financial Institutions Toppled And Real Estate Prices Plummeted, The County Spent $4 Million on a Dilapidated Building’
by Dan Chancellor, Democratic Candidate for District 3 County Commissioner
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: In December of 2008, as global financial institutions toppled and real estate prices plummeted, the County spent 4 million dollars on a dilapidated building at the west end of Telluride’s c...
Let's Celebrate United Nations Day
by Wayne Quade, Montrose
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
I would like to call attention to the essential role that such an institution plays in our world community.
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘Vote to Re-elect Art Goodtimes’
by Will Toor, Boulder County Commissioner
Oct 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I am writing to urge San Miguel County citizens to vote to re-elect  Art Goodtimes as county commissioner. As a Boulder County Commissioner for the last eight years, I have had the opportun...
PAID ELECTION LETTER | ‘Citizens of San Miguel County Are Fortunate to Have the Opportunity to Reelect Art Goodtimes’
by Sam Pace, Saguache County Commissioner
Oct 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I have worked with Art as a fellow commissioner for over seven years and have always held him in high regard. At our statewide meetings he has impressed me with his ability to listen to all...