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Letters

  • DePue Men’s Club gears up for boat races

    The DePue Men’s Club is sponsoring a 50-50 drawing for the “Save The Lake Fund” to help in the purchase of a barge that will be used for future dams i ...
    July 1, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • ‘Take up your cross ...’

    This letter is in response to the article titled, “Local Reaction to the Supreme Court’s Decision.” Since no pastor but one responded publicly to the ...
    July 1, 2015 - 4:37 pm
  • The church’s place in domestic violence

    Is religious faith a help or hindrance to women who are victims of family violence? How should a faith community, or church, respond to this issue?  
    June 29, 2015 - 6:04 pm
  • Funding crisis continues for Soil and Water Conservation Districts

    Nearly $7.5 million Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) funding for Fiscal Year 2016 has been named in the governor’s latest budget cuts and w ...
    June 24, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • Attention Bureau Valley residents: ‘Speak up’

    There were a group of several friends. All of them hosted barbecues and game nights at their homes. They were all about to make their final mortgage p ...
    June 24, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • A river runs through it

    I need your help in changing a city practice of pumping the sewer water from the Beech Street sewer manhole into the Bird Haven Subdivision every time ...
    June 22, 2015 - 12:36 pm
  • Thank you to Z Tour

    From our community and all the residents in Bureau County, thank you to Z Tour. For the past four ye ...
    June 17, 2015 - 1:13 pm
  • Why be deceived?

    The popular belief is that the crucifixion of our Lord was on Friday. That is not true; so where do we go to find the truth? I would suggest that you ...
    June 17, 2015 - 1:13 pm
  • Honoring veterans

    Each year on June 14 we celebrate Flag Day in honor of the 1777 adoption of the American flag. The American flag represents many things to many people ...
    June 10, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • Politics and Bureau Valley

    Why is it that when a person becomes an “elected” official they automatically assume their importance places them in an intellectually superior positi ...
    June 8, 2015 - 2:41 pm
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