Letters to the Editor

LTE – Janet Scepurek – 7-26-2017

To the Editor, I beg to differ with the Opinion-Piece-Disguised-as-a-News-Story called “The unintended consequences of Obamacare?” that you printed in your July 12th edition. I will call it Fake News, because it does not correlate with the factual information that I found. I Googled “causes of opioid epidemic,” and not one mention of Obamacare came…

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LTE – Mary Hoeft – 7-26-2017

Democrats and Republicans Unite Democrats are united in their belief that healthcare is a basic human right.  Americans should not die because they can’t afford insurance.  

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LTE – Crystal Booth – 7-12-2015

July 6, 2017 Dear Editor, I feel compelled to write you after witnessing the great baseball seasons my 7th and 5th grade baseball players – my sons – participated in.  What made these seasons great, in my opinion, were the tremendous coaches, their commitment to the kids and sportsmanship, and all the wonderful kids they…

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LTE – Doug Hill – 7-5-2017

GCHS Alumni, We met again last week. Starting to look at final approach to Rustic Lore/ Reunion weekend. Our welcome signs are coming along. We still need lettering. If anyone would like to make and display one, please do, as we would like to make everyone feel as welcome as possible.

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LTE – Doug Hill – 6-7-2017

To GCHS alumni, Our committee meeting of late May shows that many things are coming together. Many of you will be pleased to hear that we are trying to add a couple more items to our agenda. We are attempting to organize an alumni band. Also the possibility of a jam session for you to…

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LTE – Chris Olson – 5-17-2017

Dear Editor: In April, the United States Postal Service promoted National Dog Bite Prevention Week. I am writing to ask our customers to extend their efforts and help make this “National Dog Bite Prevention Year.”

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LTE – St Croix County Rape Victim – 5-8-2017

Dear Editor,  On Jan. 2nd of this year I reported my rapes to the St. Croix County Sheriff, who turned the case over to Investigator Hart. I was told upon my initial interview with a deputy that Hart would get ahold of me within two weeks to interview me further. I was never called. 

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LTE – Pat and Phil Meredith – 5-8-2017

I am a former English teacher and basketball Coach at Boyceville High School in the early 60’s. My wife also taught Home Economics at Glenwood City High School. One of my students while I was in Boyceville was Norman Danielson.

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