Letters to the Editor

Oroville Superintendent should apologize

Dear Editor,
I feel like us as citizens of Oroville need to be aware of an incident that happened at our last home football game vs. Liberty Bell.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Clarifying reasons for decision

Dear Editor,
After reading the remarks in last week’s paper regarding our decision to hold an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) class, decided to clarify the reasons.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Some confusion in who we are

Dear Editor,
We have become aware of the fact that Okanogan County Transportation and Nutrition (OCTN) is being confused with the recently placed on the ballot, Okanogan County Transportation Authority(OCTA) bus line.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Dansel fiscally responsible

Dear Editor,
Today when the financial soundness of our nation is in peril, fiscal responsibility is of the utmost importance and often a rare trait in our elected officials. Luckily we have someone running for 7th district senator that truly embodies fiscal responsibility: Brian Dansel.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

No proper way to run a railroad

Dear Editor,
One of the foremost factors that prompted men like Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay to pen “The Federalist” (often incorrectly referred-to as “The Federalist Papers”) was their acute understanding of just how desperately vulnerable the infant United States was to what they called “the vice of factions.”

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Disappointing answer

Dear Editor,
On Thursday, Oct. 10, candidates for the 7th District Senate seat were at the Oroville Chamber of Commerce meeting. When asked about the “Affordable Care Act, Mr. Dansel said, “if you don’t like Obamacare, then come up with a better idea.”

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Supporting Spieth for mayor

Dear Editor,
We are writing to endorse Charles F. (Chuck) Spieth as the incumbent Mayor of Oroville.
With Chuck as Mayor, along with a competent City Council, the City of Oroville is on very stable financial ground.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Setting the record straight

Dear Gary,
I feel it necessary to clarify a couple of statements that were printed in a recent mail-out brochure in town that I believe could be misleading to the reader.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Not the businessman he claims

Dear Editor,
Public records indicate that John Smith is not the successful businessman and consultant that he claims. There is an extensive history of tax warrants, seriously delinquent property taxes, debt to investors and businesses unpaid for services provided.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }

Coalition supports Dansel

Dear Editor,
Today when the financial soundness of our nation is in peril, fiscal responsibility is of the utmost importance and often a rare trait in our elected officials.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }