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My View: Who speaks for the poor? (1)

April 24, 2014 — 

When Rep. Paul Ryan first proposed weakening the social safety net in a budget proposal in 2012 ,the Catholic Bishops called it “immoral.” That was even before Pope Francis reset …

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Central View: The stand-off, Red China in Nevada? (2)

April 24, 2014 — 

The recent actions taken by the Bureau of Land Management in Nevada against cattle rancher Cliven Bundy are redolent of federal agents killing two American citizens at Ruby Ridge, Idaho; …

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Letter of thanks: Pet Pals to Grand Foundation (3)

April 24, 2014 — 

To the Editor: The future of our local animal community continues to shine even brighter thanks, in large part, to Grand County’s own Grand Foundation. On behalf of all our …

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Williams running for GL Metro Rec District (4)

April 24, 2014 — 

To the Editor: My name is Patrick Williams. I am running for the board of the Grand Lake Metropolitan Recreation District in the May 6 election this year. I have …

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April 24, 2014 — 

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April 22, 2014 — 

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Letter: Supposed boycott on Juniper Library is misguided (7)

April 22, 2014 — 

To the Editor: The Juniper Library in Grand Lake is suffering the consequences of last November’s election and the subsequent decisions made by the administrator and board of directors of …

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Letter of Thanks: Grand County Veterans Office (8)

April 22, 2014 — 

To the Editor, On behalf of the Grand County Veterans Office, I want to extend a big thank you to all of those special people that made the annual Grand …

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Letter: Lake Granby hasn’t been getting its fair share of stocked fish (9)

April 22, 2014 — 

To the Editor: Mr Ewert (the local fisheries biologist) claims in the April 18 article “Granby-area fishery poised to improve with stocked fish,” that the reason Lake Granby was shorted …

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Russia’s unintended Ukrainian fallout (10)

April 17, 2014 — 

Whatever the outcome, the Crimea and Ukraine crises have made western Europe painfully aware that they had become so dependent on Russian gas and oil, they were unable to react …

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Election 2016: saints, sinners and savables (11)

April 17, 2014 — 

Let’s say, gentle reader, that you are a political consultant hired to run a major presidential campaign. Your mission is to obtain over 50 percent of the voters in enough …

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Friday Report: Should we quit Frackin’ around? (12)

April 17, 2014 — 

Did you know that if you own property in the Rocky Mountain region, chances are your ownership stops just under the top layer of dust? And God help you if …

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April 17, 2014 — 

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Letter of Thanks: Emergency room patient commends Middle Park Medical (14)

April 10, 2014 — 

To the Editor: On March 18 I was brought to the Middle Park Medical Center emergency room by friends after I was involved in a high speed snowmobile accident. While …

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Friday library closures hurt Kremmling too (15)

April 10, 2014 — 

To the Editor: I am writing in reference to Avis Grays’ article in the March 7 edition. Avis, I applaud you in saying what so many have been feeling. Many …

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April 10, 2014 — 

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My View: Shameless, deceptive ads flood Colorado (17)

April 10, 2014 — 

Indeed, an anti-Sen. Mark Udall ad running in our market says Obamacare (ACA) is “about people,” but the” people” referenced in the ad are not about the 7.1 million who …

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Central View: The cover-up begins to unravel (18)

April 10, 2014 — 

On Sept. 11, 2012, and 55 days before the presidential election, the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya came under attack by a well-organized, well-armed force of Islamic terrorists who killed …

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April 8, 2014 — 

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Letter: Economics should not be a partisan issue (20)

April 8, 2014 — 

To the Editor: A long lifetime of being a political observer taught me that most voters are woefully ignorant of the principles of economics, as I was most of that …

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