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Letters to the Editor

The establishment has already achieved unity

It is always interesting to read the many articles about how we need to unify and how one party is worse than the other. My friends, unity has already been achieved by both parties long ago. Of course, this is not unity among the everyday people; no, it is unity among the Democratic and ...

Fed up with one-sided reporting from the AP

I have subscribed to your paper for about 35 years but have finally reached my limit on how much irritation I will stand. I am with the half of our country who supports Donald Trump and an article your paper today states that “there is no evidence of fraud” regarding the election! This ...

Fire departments in trouble with older staff

As I watch the Alpena Township personnel problem play out, I hope the community realizes this is not isolated to Alpena Township only. Most volunteer fire departments in our area are having the same issue finding and keeping personnel. I have been on the Sanborn Township Fire Department for ...

Editorial cartoon ruined Biden unity theme

How disappointed I was this morning. I spent quite a bit of time yesterday reveling in the optimism of President Joe Biden’s message of UNITY. Then I open the paper this morning and very shortly see the editorial cartoon!! I know I may be naive, but just for one more day, I hoped the ...

Proposed high school civics class is needed

The divisions of our Nation are simple and complex. One thing I have noticed is that many, or maybe most persons making political and government references do not know the definitions of the words they use in internet posts; such as republic, democracy, communism, socialism, and fascism; nor ...

Bergman must apologize on vote or resign

Yes, stop it … it’s over and the “big lie” regarding the outcome of our recent presidential election propagated by the president and several legislators such as our own Congressman Jack Bergman must acknowledge this fact and apologize for their ongoing, ill-advised position that killed ...