Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, I am appalled and afraid that no laws were broken when a bighorn was shot in the Walker Lake Subdivision. I am appalled that a so-called hunter has so little value for his hunt or the residents of our area. I am appalled that a so-called hunter would shoot from a parking lot… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, After recently moving back to Hawthorne, I read the Mineral County Code. When I got to Chapter 9 Section 080 Part 10 I was shocked to find that County Code has banned firearms from the town of Hawthorne since 1946. It reads, “It is unlawful for any person to make a bonfire or… [More…]

Letters to The Editor

Dear Editor, Too bad Hawthorne lost the one good humane society by dedicated animal’s lovers: The Ray of Hope Humane Society was forced to close due to lack of support. However, we are thankful for Dan Brogden, he always goes beyond his duties as animal control officer. I have personal knowledge that he can always… [More…]

Letters to The Editor

Dear Editor, The Presbyterian women will not be having their bazaar this year due to medical problems of several of our ladies not being able to work. We apologize to all of our loyal friends who come for lunch and fellowship. Thank you, Linda Young Dear Editor, It has been brought to my attention that… [More…]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Happy anniversary to Jack and his wife! All my boys grew up with his kids and I always remember one thing about his kids, very, very kind and respectful. Glad to hear you are still there, Jack. Allie Miller via Independent-News website Dear Editor, And friends and supporters of the American Legion: As… [More…]

Letters to The Editor

Dear Editor, Dear Hawthorne Residents and beyond There is something special about being a Serpent. Maybe it’s the gathering under the Friday night lights, amidst the bonfire and the roar of Cecil as he takes his lap around the gridiron or the rowdiness of the crowd as the basketball game is taken to the buzzer.… [More…]

Letters to The Editor

Dear Editor, The Western Pyrotechnic Association is proud to announce that the eighth annual “DO IT” fireworks convention will once again, return to Hawthorne on Sept. 20 for four days, at the Hawthorne Racetrack, on Bonanza Road. As in years past, the dirt bike trails at the track and surrounding open areas, are closed from… [More…]

Letter to The Editor

Dear Editor, Thank you to all those in Mineral County who understand the benefits of American Medflight basing an aircraft and crew in Hawthorne to better serve patients that need transport out to other hospitals. American Medflight, the fixed wing aircraft and Care Flight, the helicopter, have membership programs that people can join that helps… [More…]

Letter to The Editor

Dear Editor, In Hawthorne, the constant wind searches relentlessly for Safeway shopping carts that are not safely secured in their corrals. Finding one, the wind scoots the cart into a ditch. Sometimes the wind shoots a cart across the highway into the ditch next to the airport. I would not like to see a cart… [More…]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, The 9/11 Challenge Committee invites the community for parade and hike set for Sept. 8 and 9. Mark your calendars. This year will mark the 7th Annual 9/11 Memorial Mt. Grant Challenge. As the day of the event approaches committee members and volunteers are working out the details of this year’s event. Once… [More…]