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Letter to the Editor – Smart Meters

I have followed the material on the Itron Centron electric meters to be installed in Ava. It’s good that they won’t be continuously spewing microwaves 24/7 (at least, not right away), however, even when used with a mobile collection device ...

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Letter to the Editor – Smart Meters

TO: The Douglas County Herald Editors and the Honorable Mayor and Council, People of Ava, Mo. Regarding the April 14, 2016 issue and article entitled, “Meter Funding Exceeds Expectations; Council Approves Annual Appoint-ments” Considering that we as a nation are ...

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Letter to the Editor 4.14.2016

Dear Editor: Here we are after the recent school board election.  Surely and hopefully those presently on the school board have recognized that the bulk of our citizens are not happy with board actions, as this board has not listened ...

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Letter to the Editor 3.31.2016

Dear Editor, Years ago all rural communities operated under the same system as we in Ava do right now –– this system of the drivers owning and operating their routes has worked for over 60 yrs. School administrators have agreed ...

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Letter to the Editor 3.17.2016

Editor: My cousin Pauline Richards gifted to me a year of your newspaper, and I so enjoyed it, I have enclosed a check for renewal. I applaud the fact that you hold the Lord and His word to a high ...

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Letter to the Editor 3.3.2016

An open letter to my friends in Ava and Douglas County: Hello from way up in North Missouri! After living away from Ava for nearly 15 years, I still “take” the Herald as my Granny would have put it. The ...

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Letter to the Editor 2.25.2016

Dear Editor, Thanks you for the excellent article on the Common Core presentation given to Ava-R-I School Board. The Governor and Department of Elementary and Secondary Education did not think this program through before they adopted it. It appears to ...

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Letter To The Editor – Thompson 1.28.2016

Editor: A BILLION DOLLARS A YEAR.  That’s how much we Americans are spending (that we know of) for refu­gee resettlement in the United States. That amount does not include subsidized housing, most healthcare, food stamps, other cash assistance, educating the ...

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