Letters to the Editor

Flash mob practices set

Final practices for the 8 p.m. Saturday, July 21, Picnic flash mob are scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wed, July 11, and Friday, July 13, and Tuesday, July 14, at the Community Center. Please be prompt.

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Ambulance Board to meet

The Cedar County Ambulance Board is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 16, in its new building in Stockton. Unfinished business will be the sale of the old building. New business will be computer virus protection.

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El Dorado Springs Picnic rules and regulations

By Jarrod D. Schiereck Chief of Police Once more it is picnic time again, in fact the 137th Annual Picnic.  Each year we pause to remember day’s gone bye, renew old friendships, meet new friends, have some school class reunions, and enjoy the carnival and entertainment in our City Park and our downtown area.  Certainly,

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Hire transportation need?

Editor: This is an open letter to those who provide transportation services in Cedar County, be it church, civic organizations or paid services. The need for rural transportation for doctor’s visits, shopping and yes, hair appointments, is something that can’t always be taken care by family members. I am aware that a transportation network exists

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Snowflakes

Editor: While ICE was cracking down on a child sex trafficking ordeal, people came out to protest them. It only goes to show that the far left gives diddly squat about the children. Their only purpose is to cause havoc because they do not like our president. If they really cared, they would have been

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Stay at Home, Change Your Country

Editor: On Dec. 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan attacked the United States of America without a declaration of war and many people thought we might be invaded at any moment but that invasion never came. Japan was not ready to try to occupy the USA. This is not true of others who look at

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The Rest of the Story

Editor: By now, many of us have heard about Sarah Sanders being asked to leave a Red Hen restaurant because she worked for President Trump. Apparently, other family members were there. Most of us heard that she had got up and left. End of story. However, Mike Huckabee, her father, stated otherwise. He shared that

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Planned Parenthood

How can Planned Parenthood say “In our hearts and minds today, all of the fathers and parents who have been separated from their children at borders. Keep families together” separate children from their mother’s wombs, cutting them into pieces, then selling the body parts and selling them or throwing them away? Sounds like hypocrisy to

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Pepper Spray for Schools

Editor: Levi Tillermwn is a Democrat candidate running for Colorado’s 6th congressional district. He has put out a commercial where he actually sprays pepper spray in his own face to show how effectively it works. He feels that schools should arm themselves with pepper spray against school shooters. I have a question about this. How

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Animals

Etitor: A few weeks ago, Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims talked about her struggles in navigating state and federal laws to allow ICE to “find the bad guys” in their jails and specifically said “there could be an MS-13 member.” At that moment, Trump interjected, “We have people coming into the country, or just trying

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