Letter To The Editor

Letter to the Editor

William Wayne Cipriano, Douglas County To The Editor: I read the “School Board Candidates Questionnaire” in the May 21st, 2020 issue of the Douglas County Herald. Then I called the newspaper to ask a few questions about the article. Then I read the “The Snoop” in the same issue that answered several of the questions I…

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Letter to the Editor

To the people of Douglas County:  When I moved to Douglas County in 1989 I felt like this was an area where people cared about each other and would bend over backwards to help each other out if problems arose. I have seen that happen many times, and am proud of all the locals who…

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Letter to the Editor

To the Editor:  Re: Ava R-I school board versus bus drivers I remember in 1998, when I arrived at the Ava School System as middle school principal how simple things seemed to be within the district. While our professional staff was great to work with, I always enjoyed all the non-certified staff and how they…

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Letter to the Editor

To Michael Boyink: Thank you for your elegant expressions in last weeks ‘THE SNOOP’ column regarding FREEDOM of Speech and FREEDOM of the Press. I was quite amazed that people would call upon your paper to censor opinions that they dislike. The tradition of dissent is about the most American tradition there is, and in…

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Letter to the Editor

My response to Letter to the Editor from Ms. Jeanne Scrivner- Hello Ms. Scrivner. My wife and I would like to thank you for taking the time to respond to our Letters to the Editor on the Covid19 panic. Although we are in disagreement, we have nothing but respect for anyone who will discuss these…

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Letter to the Editor

Re: What About This? by Wayne William Cipriano. Mr. Cipriano owned up to being “wrong” about Covid-19 when he failed to take it seriously. Many of us failed to take the outbreak seriously when it began. He made the point that whether we take the threat seriously or consider Covid-19 as little more than the…

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Letter to the Editor

In response to Jeanne Scriver’s editorial.  Dr. Brady wrote the “What If?” to stimulate people to think for themselves, do some research themselves and to question the information put out on the mainstream media, which our President of the United States said is “fake news”.  She mentioned that Dr. Brady had no statistics, well there…

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Letters to the Editor

Re: What About This? by Wayne Cipriano. Mr. Cipriano asked for responses to his comments about the Harvey Weinstein charges and verdict. The whole concept of sexual misbehavior has been widely ignored, exaggerated, accepted and condemned. The overriding question is  this: What is the standard of behavior? Standards of behavior are vital. Without standards, behavior…

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Letter to the Editor

Frankly, I was appalled by the letters written by Kimberly Brady M.D. and her husband Bob Urban concerning Corona Virus in the two most recent issues of the Douglas County Herald.  Dr. Brady went on and on about “What If?” I, for one, want facts not hypotheticals especially from a doctor.  Facts as of 04/25/2020…

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Letter to the Editor

As I recall it was Ronald Reagan who once quipped, “The nine scariest words in the English language are – I’m from the government and I’m here to help.” Well, here we go again. The government finds a problem, blows it up into a panic, then offers a solution as only a government can: More…

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