Letters to the editor
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Letter - Prioritize quality of life

Prioritize quality of life We all either grew up in Castle Rock, or moved here for a vision of a certain quality of life. This is being eroded by the planning commission, the town administration, the … more

Letter - Stop paying outside lawyer

Stop paying outside lawyer I am very angry at our Douglas County commissioners, who must believe that they can spend any amount of tax payer $$$ on pointless projects. I am referring to the … more

Letter - Water plan is wrong

Water plan is wrong The controversial RWR San Luis Valley Water Project plan is wrong. The fact that it is even considered is wrong. The only one that seems to think it should go forward is … more

Letter - Stand with Democrats

Stand with Democrats Joe Biden was not my choice for the Democratic nominee. I voted for Bernie Sanders. I am willing to admit now that Joe is probably the only Democrat who could have beaten Donald … more

Letter - Don't be gaslighted

Don't be gaslighted It is that time of year again. Yes boys and girls, it is “gaslighting” time, AKA political ads. Political ads are an excellent way to get a message out, supporting or … more

Letter - Choose Phibbs for sheriff

Choose Phibbs for sheriff I recently had the opportunity to see and hear Mike Phibbs, the unaffiliated candidate for Douglas County sheriff. For the first time, I encountered a candidate with … more

Letter - Mental health struggle is real

Mental health struggle is real I am writing in response to the article titled “From the Editor: I have been there — Unmasking mental health can lead to help,” published in your newspaper the … more

Letter - Save America at ballot box

Save America at ballot box The people who voted for Joe Biden for president in 2020 were led to believe he was the great uniter, the moderate, the one who would reach across the aisle for bipartisan … more

Letter - Editorial got it right

Editorial got it right Thelma Grimes’ Aug. 11 editorial, “Cough it Up,” was a breath of fresh air. Between the legally suspicious antics of the new school board, the silly battles between the … more

Letter - Thank you, Linda Newell

Thank you, Linda Newell Thanks to Linda Newell for her columns concerning the Dobbs decision. The fact that the negative responses she received in response to her column were almost all from men … more

Letter - Pro-life movement cares

Pro-life movement cares In response to Linda Newell’s “Since you asked …” column on Aug. 11: Not only a woman (the only gender with a uterus), but a man too can understand the dignity of … more

Letter - Drama was overwrought

Drama was overwrought Regarding Linda Newell’s guest column “Fewer freedoms, more politics”: Kudos to letter writer Mike Morgan, who pointed out in a somewhat satirical fashion, that your … more

Letter - Column missed truth

Column missed truth In the July 7 issue of the Parker Chronicle, guest columnist Linda Newell made her sad lament of the loss of the right to control her own body. A more truthful, moral statement … more

Letter - Column went overboard

Column went overboard Kudos to your columnist for using the terms “Americans with uteruses” and “pregnant person” in a column appearing on July 7. Too often we regress to those dark days … more

Letter - Salute to Pride participants

Salute to Pride participants I read the article in the June 30 issue of the Highlands Ranch Herald about the Wind Crest Pride Parade and don't believe it was a complete representation of Wind Crest … more

Letter: Another side on end of Roe

Another side on end of Roe This is in response to the June 30 article, “Residents protest end of Roe v. Wade at city’s courthouse.” I would like to share another side of the June 24 overturning … more

Letter: Kellner plays fear card

Kellner plays fear card Eighteenth Judicial District Attorney John Kellner, Republican candidate for Colorado attorney general, mimics his party’s tactic of fearmongering, comparing Denver to the … more

Letter: Candidates put property over life

Candidates put property over life You have to stand for something or you will fall for anything. Lyrics to a song by a country music singer, Aaron Tippin. After the Fourth of July mass shooting in … more

Letter: Stop hyperbole over Roe

Stop hyperbole over Roe I was amazed at the hyperbole of Linda Newell's guest column in the July 7, 2022 Highlands Ranch Herald regarding the reversal of Roe vs. Wade. Her comments that she “bawled … more

Letter: Intention versus impact

Intention versus impact The Colorado Department of Education intends to revise the social studies standards. The impact of their intention will ultimately be harmful. When kids are not given the … more
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