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Letters

Don’t support ACA repeal

Repealing the ACA will have wide-ranging effects, not many of them good. For starters it will eliminate the Medicaid expansion which provide…

I support school funding reform

School funding reform is of the utmost importance to all Illinois residents, whether they have children in the public school system or not. …

Shame in Illinois

Surely, the representatives of our great state of Illinois are congratulating themselves for finally doing their job! Haven’t you heard the …

‘Up to the task?’

Will our Congressman, Adam Kinzinger, work to replace NAFTA with a deal that helps us, the people, and not once again just favor big corpora…

Shamed for life

It is time for those who keep on asking for increases in pay to ask for a decrease in pay. Illinois is bankrupt and is losing talented peopl…

A conversation we should be having

My name is Jody Coss. I am a registered nurse with over 20 years of experience. After realizing I could no longer give the care I knew was n…

Giving students their own identity

Beginning in early May, the Bureau Valley Tower Committee was formed at the request of the Bureau Valley School Board. We are a group of vol…

Let the voters decide

A group of very concerned citizens from the Bureau Valley School system has produced and provided a petition for the citizens of Bureau Vall…

50 shades of deception

We are living in a world of spiritual blindness. Deception is often achieved by subtle means. The question “Did God really say ...” and the …
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