Letters to the editor
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Letter to the editor: Pick Hanson, Meek and Ray

Pick Hanson, Meek and Ray As a retired teacher and grandparent, I’m very concerned about the future of our children, their schools and their teachers. Regarding the upcoming Douglas County School … more

Letter to the editor: Support our sheriff

Support our sheriff My wife and I support Sheriff Spurlock 110% in his effort to reduce shootings in Douglas County. We agree with Sheriff Spurlock that the recall effort is politically and … more

Letter to the editor: Vote for more progress

Vote for more progress After all three of my children were hurt by the “reforms” in Douglas County Schools from 2010-18, I joined the grassroots effort to elect our current board members in 2015 … more

Letter to the editor: Choices are clear

Choices are clear As a retired teacher and minister, and parent of two graduates, I am thankful for the work of the new Douglas County school board. Not long ago, board meetings were fraught with … more

Letter to the editor: Something to think about

Something to think about In the letters to the editor last week, I tend to agree with Mr. Kullas letter regarding the school board candidates. I also think an open-minded approach for all topics is … more

Letter to the editor: Keep positive momentum

Keep positive momentum We moved to DCSD in 2012. I’d heard about the excellent school district and was pleased that my child could attend DCSD schools. As I learned about the decisions of the … more

Letter to the editor: Meek the clear choice

Meek the clear choice Susan Meek is the clear choice for the Douglas County School Board. Having worked with Susan over the last few years, I have found her to be one of the most intelligent, … more

Letter to the editor: Fresh, new perspectives

Fresh, new perspectives I am writing to give my support to two school board candidates: Kory Nelson. Kory has a broad background in dealing with students and their needs. For 30 years, he has … more

Letter to the editor: Focus on the students

Focus on the students I’m disappointed CCM published a letter full of false accusations on Oct. 17. There was no “punishment” involved in the STEM School charter renewal earlier this year. The … more

Letter to the editor: Anti-fracking request overreaches

Anti-fracking request overreaches Anti-fracking group Colorado Rising lost at the ballot box last November by a vote of 57% to 43% with their Proposition 112, a poorly disguised oil and gas ban. Now, … more

Letter to the editor: The right approach

The right approach I want to praise Hanson, Meek and Ray for taking a stand on student safety. They made it very clear in the student-led forum where they stand. They have come to this decision by … more

Letter to the editor: Lack of morality is problem

Lack of morality is problem  Predictably, various committees are forming and meeting to discuss “causes of school violence” and related topics. It is interesting to note that these “leaders in … more

Letter to the editor: Kudos to library board

Kudos to library board Like James Larue, I was absolutely astonished and surprised when the Highlands Ranch Library name was changed to James Larue in 2014. I questioned the library board at the time … more

Letter to the editor: Library belongs to us

Library belongs to us As a former member of the Douglas County Library Board of Trustees, I am deeply disappointed by the current board’s actions in removing former director James H. Larue’s name … more

Letter to the editor: An irresponsible move

An irresponsible move As a taxpayer, homeowner, parent and regular patron of Douglas County Libraries, I was disappointed to learn that the Douglas County Libraries Board of Trustees had decided to … more

Letter to the editor: Gardner not right fit

Gardner not right fit Colorado needs a senator who will work for everyone in Colorado regardless of their political party. Unfortunately, Cory Gardner is not that senator. Gardner did the right thing … more

Letter to the editor: A revealing opportunity

A revealing opportunity We will not lie, steal or cheat, nor tolerate anyone among us who does. This rather quaint and simple sentence is the Air Force Academy cadet honor code. This code was adopted … more

Letter to the editor: Meek a strong candidate

Meek a strong candidate I’m so excited to see that Susan Meek has decided to run for school board. Not only is she experienced and knowledgeable about education policy at the school, district and … more

Letter to the editor: Make sure you are heard

Make sure you are heard Have you heard of The Borgen Project? TBP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, fighting global poverty since 2003. The organization encompasses a wide network of active … more

Letter to the editor: Results needed on school safety

Results needed on school safety What happened to the days when kids could freely come and go to school, be instructed on reading, writing and arithmetic with teachers responsible for teaching, … more
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