Letters to the Editor

The great divide

July 08, 2018 at 3:00 am

People say they value integrity in their elected officials. Voting trends, however, indicate increasing interest in effectiveness. That’s probably why “values voters” like Family Research Council President Tony Perkins are willing to give P...

Comments

Read More


Letters to the editor for July 8, 2018

July 08, 2018 at 3:00 am

We can do more to prevent shootings; now what about DUI deaths? The Florida school shooting could have been prevented if time had been taken to help this boy. He was telling everyone what his plans were, and I feel this was an outcry for he...

Comments

Read More


Letters to the editor for July 6, 2018

July 06, 2018 at 6:18 pm

Is public safety more important in Evergreen?Traffic on West Evergreen Drive was cited as one of the paramount concerns for the decision to scrap the Evergreen mobile-home park. Compare this decision to the city of Kalispell’s plan to allow...

Comments

Read More


The ‘Little Miracle’ of the Declaration of Independence

July 01, 2018 at 3:00 am

The Second Continental Congress, having been convened for six months, had been engaged in the wrestle for or against independence, the vast majority of delegates being decidedly against such drastic action most of this time. Surely there sh...

Comments

Read More


Mourning in America: Mass shootings continue to haunt our country

July 01, 2018 at 3:00 am

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The following letters on gun violence were received as long ago as March and have been waiting for a timely opportunity to run, which unfortunately was provided by the Annapolis, Maryland, shooting incident in the newsroom o...

Comments

Read More


Letters to the editor for July 1, 2018

July 01, 2018 at 3:00 am

West Valley’s weed problem being ignored?It now marks two years since the residents of West Valley have been forgotten. The West Valley is the largest neighborhood in the Flathead Valley. Over 40,000 acres and over 700-plus houses, accordi...

Comments

Read More


Wilderness study areas deserve better

June 29, 2018 at 3:21 pm

Earlier this year, Sen. Steve Daines introduced S. 2206 with the misleading title: “Protect Public Use of Public Lands Act.” Sen. Daines’ legislation proposes removing existing protections on about 450,000 acres in the Big Snowies, Blue Joi...

Comments

Read More


Letters to the editor for June 29, 2018

June 29, 2018 at 3:21 pm

Editorial cartoon was offensiveThe political cartoon in the June 24 Inter Lake — “HOW TO AVOID BEING SEPARATED FROM YOUR CHILDREN AT THE U.S. BORDER…STAY AWAY” — is offensive, childish, and troubling; as is President Trump’s immigration pol...

Comments

Read More


Letters: Immigration, kids and the broken border

June 24, 2018 at 3:00 am

Gianforte and Daines need to speak upSen. Steve Daines and Rep. Greg Gianforte are doing a fine job of trying to stay quiet and confuse their constituents when it comes to the issues of family separation and immigration.Both men campaigned ...

Comments

Read More


Letter: Don’t let government forget those who are most vulnerable

June 24, 2018 at 3:00 am

State services for people with physical or developmental disabilities are being slowly and deliberately eliminated. Public outcry last November led the legislative finance committee to determine that this population should not bear the brun...

Comments

Read More


Contact Us

(406) 755-7000
727 East Idaho
Kalispell, MT 59901

©2018 Daily Inter Lake Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X