Letters to the editor
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When I moved from the exploding town of Parker in 2001, to the quiet property at the mouth of Castlewood Canyon, it was to escape the ever-present construction and traffic noise, pollution and lack … more
I read with interest the recent article on heightened tensions between the school board and the community. Everyone is calling for things to de-escalate but nobody knows how to start. I would like … more
A recent headline in this newspaper said, "Meeting outbursts highlight tension" at the Douglas County School Board meeting. Maybe it should have been "Mob rule threatens  to take over … more
Proponents of Initiative 75 are currently collecting signatures in our community in an attempt to get a "local control" initiative for oil and gas development on this November's ballot.  … more
Part of the con of getting marijuana legalized was the advocates saying they wanted it "regulated just like alcohol." So why the complaints by pot club advocates?   The prohibition on public … more
I am writing in reference to a recent article and a letter to the editor. The article titled "Parker landmark's future unknown" talks about a home on 10965 Pikes Peak Drive that was built in 1911. … more
It has been more than three months since school board president Meghann Silverthorn and vice president Judith Reynolds met with Ponderosa sophomore Grace Davis. They used intimidating tactics and … more
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Monica Wasden is the right choice for Douglas County moving forward. She is a community volunteer, a business leader and knows Douglas County, having served as board chair on the Douglas County Fair … more
After reading the recent article "Focus turns to Fagen's Legacy, Successor," we need to ask who is running our Douglas County schools? On May 17, douglascountyparents.com released audio of former … more
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As a Douglas County resident, the spectacle my wife and I witnessed at the May 10 Douglas County School Board meeting was disturbing and often disrespectful! The taxpayers, parents and, most … more
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