Letters

THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN OUR ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’ SECTION

      Thanks To Exceptional Neighbor Who Made The Day Special Dear Sir:      Sunday, July 12, was a special day. It was my first opportunity in four months to attend worship at Grace United Methodist Church. On my way home I needed to stop at a grocery store to buy a roasted chicken to…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN THE LATEST BATCH OF ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

Wear A Mask Dear Editor:      Illinois made great strides fighting COVID-19, but it will take sustained effort and discipline to keep the virus under control. Illinois doctors are asking everyone to take two simple actions when in public: always wear a face covering and continue to maintain social distancing. The recent uptick in coronavirus diagnoses…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN THIS WEEK’S ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

Letter From A Concerned Citizen      I am grieving over our America that was founded on Godly principles of law and order. Many no longer values police protection when it is needed now more than ever in the history of our country. I don’t condone lawless undisciplined police; however, I applaud police officers (the bulk of…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN THIS WEEK’S ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

Response To Column By Scott Reeder In June 17th Edition Dear Editor: In the June 17th, 2020 edition of the Tribune there was a column written by an author whose article indicates that he has conducted investigations of more than 50 instances where suspects were wrongfully convicted. There is no doubt those types of instances…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN MORE ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

Bring God Back To Illinois And Open Up Some Parts Of Our State Dear Editor:      Let’s bring God back to Illinois. God is in control not COVID-19. People need to pray not fear. Governor Pritzker is not God although he thinks he is, as does Durbin, Duckworth, and Madigan. Illinois is a financial wreck so…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN A NEW BATCH OF ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

    Some Pandemic Observations From Personal Experience Dear Editor:      Since the pandemic started, I am now responsible for all the family shopping at Walmart. Although I have occasionally shopped at Walmart, my wife and I never shop together. After 57 years of marriage, we have failed to master the art of peacefully shopping together…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN THIS WEEK’S ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

  Ample Evidence That Regular Use Of Marijuana Lowers Immunity To COVID-19      Dear Editor:      Governor Pritzker considers marijuana “essential.” He must believe that being high is fundamental to survival. Whatever his reasoning, he has done a great injustice to Illinois families, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 is a greater threat to those…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN THE LATEST ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

  Recent Article Brought Back Memories Of Being A Teenage During World War II Dear Editor:      You recently brought back memories of being a teenager during WWII in Coos Bay on the Oregon coast. We were both afraid and very patriotic. Windows had to be blacked out at night and we had to learn to…

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THE PEOPLE SPEAK IN MORE ‘LETTERS TO THE EDITOR’

Setting The Record Straight Regarding Earlier Letter Dear Editor:      I’d like to set the record straight to clarify all misunderstandings about my February 19, 2020 “Letter to the Editor” which I wrote to call attention to the U.S. House of Representatives “New Way Forward Act” (H.R. 5383). For the record, I have never said or…

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