Letters to the editor
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Letter to the editor: Tucker a great choice

Tucker a great choice As a self-proclaimed award-winning journalist, it’s ironic that Joy Overbeck has omitted some relevant facts in the discussion of Dr. Thomas Tucker’s qualifications to lead … more

Letter to the editor: Vote for Diane Holbert

Vote for Diane Holbert Why I will proudly cast my vote for Diane Holbert to be our county commissioner: Having spent nearly 30 years personally involved in Douglas County politics, I’ve observed … more

Letter to the editor: Good point on pay

Good point on pay I second Smith Young’s letter to the editor printed in last week’s edition. I do not begrudge the pretty good pay and all the vacation breaks teachers get. Teaching is … more

Letter to the editor: Laydon is right choice

Laydon is right choice I have lived in south metro Denver for more than 40 years, with the past 15 years being in Douglas County. I love our community and what we do to protect conservative ideals, … more

Letter to the editor: Laydon for commissioner

Laydon for commissioner Abe Laydon has the experience to responsibly represent the citizens of Douglas, County. Many Douglas County residents are concerned about government spending. Abe knows that … more

Letter to the editor: CDOT takes a toll

CDOT takes a toll We should take a peak at the leaders of CDOT, who get paid to construct and maintain our state roadways. Why did we construct a new exit and exchange at the north end of Castle Rock … more

Letter to the editor: Vote for Laydon

Vote for Laydon I’m thrilled to vote for Abe Laydon in the Douglas County Republican primary in June. Ballots will be mailed on Monday, June 4. Here are some of the many reasons why Laydon is the … more

Letter to the editor: Enough about teacher pay

Enough about teacher pay No, Douglas County property owners should not pay higher taxes for teachers. The recent article “Poll finds most Americans think teachers are underpaid” written by the … more

Learn about DCSD's budget needs

My family moved to Highlands Ranch 10 years ago because it was a family-oriented community with one of the best school districts in the nation. Little did we know Douglas County School District would … more

Letter to the editor: In praise of tax deduction

In praise of tax deduction National Small Business Week was April 30-May 4. It represented an opportunity to celebrate small businesses that have succeeded in today’s competitive and fast-changing … more

Highway Robbery

CDOT's proposal to expand I-25 along the 'Gap' using toll lanes sounds a lot like another road project in Colorado where we taxpayers provided the funding for the road expansion, but did not get the … more

Letter to the editor: Not a good lesson

Not a good lesson Strike one. I am part of the wave of parents that voted for the teacher-friendly school board in Douglas County over the last two election cycles. My mom was the president of her … more

Letter to the editor: Support sensible gun laws

Support sensible gun laws I am pro Second Amendment, I own guns, I hunt and I support common-sense gun laws. “Centrist,” “moderate” and “middle” are not terms that come to mind in the … more

Letter to the editor: Water plan merits support

Water plan merits support Oh no! Another public entity that wants to raise my taxes! I’m retired on a fixed income and can’t afford it. But, wait a minute. Researching this proposal indicates … more

Letter to the editor: Don’t punish the students

Don’t punish the students As a DCSD parent, I couldn’t disagree more with Dave Usechek’s letter printed in the April 19 edition.  Douglas County School District is experiencing a severe lack … more

About letters to the editor

Colorado Community Media welcomes letters to the editor. Please keep in mind the following rules: Submit your letter in a Word document or in the body of an email to … more

Letter to the editor: Poor choice by school board

Poor choice by school board At its April 17 meeting, the Douglas County Board of Education voted to finalize a $260,000 contract with its new superintendent, Dr. Thomas Tucker.  What does school … more

Letter to the editor: Keep our kids safe

Keep our kids safe I am a Castle Rock resident and the mother of five elementary school-aged children. I support the Second Amendment and grew up in a family of responsible gun owners. When the … more

Letter to the editor: Don’t reward bad decisions

Don’t reward bad decisions Taxpayers in Douglas County may be asked to approve a ballot question asking voters to approve an increase for mill levy override money to fund teacher pay. Why? Who … more

Letter to the editor: Know what it’s all about

Know what it’s all about This is a response to Jen Wilking’s Living and Aging Well column in March titled “Yoga is practical method to achieve more ease in aging.” Jan wrote an informative … more
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