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Letters to the Editor

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Updated 2 years, 7 months ago

Refurbished sign looks great

I would again like to personally thank all the businesses in Hungry Horse and all the individuals who helped fin...

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
Opposes repeater on Elk

I am writing today to strongly protest the installation of a radio repeater and other equipment on Elk Mountain in Glacier National Park.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Powers on grizzlies

I love living on the edge of Glacier National Park. Every time that I see a grizzly bear or a lynx and every time that I hear wolves howling or elk bugling, I feel like I am the luckiest person in the world to be...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
GOP opposes deficits

In August of 2020, we wrote an opinion opposing Modern Monetary Theory (or MMT, the “too good to be true” idea that the federal government can spend unlimited amounts of money, regardless of revenue, in order to ...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Reject extremism

In the mid-1980s while analyzing leadership change in Latin America I was made aware that many office holders receive death threats. Something that I’d never heard of in the U.S. The last several years have shown...

Updated 1 month ago
More on guns

Recently a local newspaper included a story entitled “No Permit, No Problem,” about Montana joining the growing number of states allowing ‘constitutional carry’ of guns. Some proponents of the permitless carry b...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
GOP to Tester: We don't want the money

As we approach Christmas, we have one request to Montana’s federal delegation: please do everything in your power to stop the reckless taxing and spending proposal currently working its way through Congress.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Out-compete China with tech Freedom

China has a plan. It wants to be the dominant technology country by 2035. If you look, it’s clear to see how they’re executing on that plan. They’re massively investing in hardware and software development to cat...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Why do I care?

I’d just said something about wanting wild mountains and deserts even when I can’t be there, simply because we need wild places, when a man snipped, “You sound like one of those hippies! It’s all gonna be gone so...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Teachers speak out

To the Editor and the Columbia Falls Community: We are teachers at Columbia Falls High School; we love our students and we have a deep respect for the community members who continue to support our education efforts.

Updated 2 months ago
Defends Chisholm

This letter is in response to Judy Territo’s op-ed posted to the Hungry Horse News website on Nov. 17.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Opposes Chisholm

When someone is getting married in the near future the family sends out “Keep the date” notice. On this same theme I want people to remember somehow, someway the name of the school board member, Dean Chisholm. ...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
GOP no friend of sportsmen

I am a 68-year-old, retired farmer, fourth generation Montanan, and a lifelong avid hunter, angler, and conservationist with a degree in Wildlife Biology and research experience on large predators.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Weighs in on transportation plan

I only recently was made aware of this planning process and draft plan. And so unfortunately I only have an hour or so to review some highlights and offer some observations.

Updated 3 months ago
Mental health isn’t a political issue in schools

eing a kid is tough. Being a kid in school in the middle of a pandemic is tougher.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Great summer in the Bob

With summer winding down I have had the opportunity to take a look back at the whirlwind summer we have had. The Bob Marshall Wilderness Foundation is entering our 25th year and has some great things on the horiz...