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Your Opinion: Response to Dirschell

Published Jun. 12 2019

Dear Editor: Congratulations Bert for your instructive article regarding the farm giveaway program!I come from a big farm community in...

Our Opinion: High flood waters require high awareness

Published Jun. 11 2019

With this spring's flooding in and around Jefferson City, the odds you'll encounter water over roads while driving are considerably...

Your Opinion: Ignoring Missouri's Confederate history

Published Jun. 11 2019

Dear Editor: On June 15 I attended the Confederate memorial service at Higginsville.

Your Opinion: What do you wish for your child?

Published Jun. 10 2019

Dear Editor: Parents — What do you wish for your child?

Your Opinion: Response to Schnieders

Published Jun. 10 2019

Dear Editor: I read Charlotte Schnieders' LTE in Sunday's News Tribune. She is right on personal responsibility.

Your Opinion: Gratitude for Hensley, Ward

Published Jun. 9 2019

Dear Editor: In his letter to the editor (June 5), 5th Ward City Councilman Jon Hensley praised the many people...

Your Opinion: Make America Safe Again

Published Jun. 9 2019

Dale ReichelCaliforniaDear Editor:I’m glad to see Ms. Roam is reading the Bible. I just hope it is from an inner-leading...

Your Opinion: Goodwill reinforces faith in mankind

Published Jun. 9 2019

Jenny SmithJefferson CityDear Editor:We own a property that was in the recent tornado’s path. We are very lucky with only...

Your Opinion: Move away from fossil fuels

Published Jun. 9 2019

Don SalcedoJefferson CityDear Editor:The exchange of letters on the debate on climate change reminds me of an incident that occurred...

Our Opinion: United Way makes good call on grant funding

Published Jun. 9 2019

We support the United Way of Central Missouri’s decision — despite the tornado — to continue with plans to issue...

Perspective: Looking forward to unfinished business

Published Jun. 9 2019

Consider: The best measurement for the strength of a family or society is how they react in challenging times.

Perspective: Fighting to end Alzheimer’s

Published Jun. 8 2019

A lot has changed since 2000. America has had five presidential elections, the iPhone was invented, we’ve faced a financial...

Your Opinion: Abortion argument invalid

Published Jun. 8 2019

Dear Editor: One of the newest arguments that pro-abortionists have tried to use to counter the new heartbeat bill is...

Your Opinion: More Republican hypocrisy

Published Jun. 8 2019

Dear Editor:For the second time in the past few months, President Trump has offered to soothe the nerves of the...

Your Opinion: Response to Watson

Published Jun. 8 2019

Dear Editor: Responding to "One size does not fit all" LTE June 2.

Your Opinion: Why so few white males in workforce?

Published Jun. 8 2019

Dear Editor: Why are so few white males in the workforce? The earliest data I could find for white men...

Our Opinion: Not too late to celebrate Beef Month

Published Jun. 7 2019

Late last month, Gov. Mike Parson proclaimed May as Beef Month in Missouri. Even though we're now in June, it's...

Commentary: Internet safety smarts

Published Jun. 7 2019

With a few swipes and touches, mobile technology users can watch videos, make purchases, play online games, check a friend's...

Your Opinion: Stop adding fluoride to water supply

Published Jun. 7 2019

Penelope CampJefferson CityDear Editor:It seems to me that we should stop adding fluoride to our water as these issues are...

Your Opinion: Medication for the rich

Published Jun. 7 2019

Tom AultJefferson CityDear Editor:I find it very upsetting to find the FDA would approve a drug that would cost such...

Your Opinion: Scientists don’t confirm alarmists’ claims

Published Jun. 7 2019

Nelson OttoJefferson CityDear Editor:I have to thank Theresa Sullivan again. Her information about contacting our congressmen concerning bill HR 763...

Your Opinion: Support federal environmental act

Published Jun. 7 2019

Larry PrengerCentertownDear Editor:As I was jogging along Railroad Avenue in Centertown this morning I watched a train roll eastward.

Our Opinion: JCPS needs to probe bus wreck

Published Jun. 7 2019

Jefferson City Public Schools need to take Tuesday’s school bus wreck seriously.No student or anyone on the bus was injured...