Letters to the Editor

Truth about mining ‘Bad Actor’ law

August 08, 2018 at 9:18 am

When critics of the Mining Bad Actors Law attacks Montana’s enforcement of a state law that protects taxpayers from shouldering the clean-up bill for mining companies, it’s clearly time to impose an old-fashioned smell test. In weaving toge...

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President’s words at European Summit ‘horrifying’

July 25, 2018 at 11:01 am

[Editor’s note: This letter was edited for content.]I am horrified by the President’s words at the European Summit and his subsequent meeting with Putin. This is a man who sees himself as the center of the universe; anyone who disagrees wit...

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Plains from ‘critical eye of a stranger’

July 25, 2018 at 11:01 am

An Open Letter to the Town Council:As I was driving into Plains the other day, I decided to look at the town through the critical eye of a stranger. I was pleasantly made aware that that expect for a both ends and a very small spot in the c...

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Letter to Editor

June 06, 2018 at 10:57 am

Legislature needs to fix game warden fundingUnlike most government agencies, which are funded by tax dollars, the Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks is funded almost entirely by a combination of hunter and angler license sales and feder...

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Letter to Editor

May 30, 2018 at 11:12 am

Do people really know?Do the people of Plains really understand the so called final draft of the nuisance and junk vehicle ordinance?By passing the legalese, this is my own simplified version.1: By reason of lack of maintenance and or being...

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Letter to Editor

May 23, 2018 at 1:32 pm

Hopping madAs someone that has been a strong advocate for the mines in Northwest Montana to start, the latest move by our own state government to obstruct their development has me hopping mad! Doesn’t our state want to see an area that freq...

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Letter to Editor

May 15, 2018 at 9:57 am

Bike RodeoIf you were a kid in Hot Springs what would you not want to do without: A BIKE.How many of us can remember our time prior to owning a car. For most of us, a bike was our way to be independent from the family, a freedom to choose w...

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Letter to Editor

May 09, 2018 at 3:00 am

Fun at the senior citizen centerFriends, lend me your attention for a moment:I want to address a very under utilized activity for the young at heart, those 50 and over, (and some under). Namely, senior citizen centers. These are located in ...

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Letter to editor

May 09, 2018 at 3:00 am

Government is corroborating with the obstructionismAs a former Lincoln County commissioner who spent years advocating for both the Rock Creek and Montanore proposals, I thought I had seen everything that could be thrown at these projects to...

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Letter to editor

May 09, 2018 at 3:00 am

Bullock a detriment to our economyAs owners of a business that creates over $10,000,000 in gross annual sales we have long awaited the construction and operation of either the proposed Rock Creek or Montanore mines in northwest Montana. We ...

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