Letters to the Editor

LTE – Joann JoAnn Utphall – 7-28-2021

There is a poster displayed at the Menomonie (WI) DMV which reads: Getting a free ID for voting is easy. 1. Visit your local DMV office. We’ll help. To find a DMV, call us (844) 588-1069 2. Bring the following, if available • Proof of name and date of birth (such as a Birth Certificate)…

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LTE – JoAnn Utphall – 7-21-2021

In previous letters I have pointed out the times in US history that our government has used the military, National Guard or hired private security to violently stop strikers and other groups, given examples of when the government has disarmed certain groups within the US, and placed certain groups of people into internment camps. With…

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LTE – Katherine Stahl – 7-14-2021

In the July 7th Colfax Messenger Letter to the Editor (LTE), the writer referenced the 2014 National Academy of Sciences study of the entire life cycle of electric car emissions. It was noted that vehicles powered by electricity produced by coal are responsible for more emissions than gas-powered vehicles. What the LTE does not say…

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LTE – JoAnn Utphall – 7-14-2021

The towns of Hay River, Grant and Elk Mound have passed the Second Amendment (Constitutional Rights Protection) resolution.   Many Dunn County residents are asking their Dunn County townships to pass similar ones.  One argument against this is that gun confiscation could not happen in the US but history tells us differently. In 1838, Missouri…

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LTE – JoAnn Utphall – 7-6-2021

Here is a summary of what Glenn Beck (The Blaze) had to say about the “Great Reset of Energy.” In April Pres. Biden promised to reduce US Greenhouse gas pollution by 50% by 2030. To obtain that goal, roughly half of the US’s electricity would have to be solar, wind, etc. China dominates the production…

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LTE – Terry Nichols – 6-30-2021

Letter to the editor – Borrowing is nothing more than long-term taxation. Being a retired senior living on a fixed income, I cannot help but think that the system, no matter what it is whether it is federal, state, county, township, or municipality governments want everyone in debt. A good example is the Technical College…

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LTE – JoAnn Utphall – 6-30-2021

Loudoun County, Virginia has been in the news later.  The local residents drew a line in the sand at the recent Loudoun County Public School Board meeting against the Critical Race Theory, Equity Collaborative training, transgender bathrooms, instructing teachers to address a person by that person’s gender affiliation even if it goes against the teacher’s…

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LTE – Bob Prinsen – 6-23-2021

In the June 2nd edition of the Glenwood City Tribune, Chris Geiger answered my letter to the editor stating I have “Pres. Trump stuck in” my head. No, I do not have cancer stuck in my head! Chris, I think you believe you are a psychic! You said Pres. Biden is my hero, you know…

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LTE – JoAnn Utphall – 6-23-2021

This is the second year that the Towns of Tiffany and New Haven have sprayed the ditches to suppress the grass and weeds. If they spray, it eliminates one physical grass cutting. At the New Haven June meeting, Trent said that 4 Control herbicide contains Plateau, Opensight and Escort and that there was a lot…

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LTE – Susan Norman – 6-23-2021

I want to thank the Board Members of the Town of Grant for holding a Citizens vote for the passing of the Constitutional Rights Protection Resolution, as pertaining to the 2nd Amendment of the Constitution. It is the finest and oldest way of petitioning our government on a local level and upholds the spirit of…

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