Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, In that article they did on me a few issues ago, I mentioned my black church. I joined in Portland, Ore., which is a very straight up church that assisted me in coping in my P.T.S.D. which I will have for life. But what I would like to caution people like the ones… [More…]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Re: Nov. 30 Fire department hiccups This article is so misleading to the public as there are no “hiccups”, rather a serious breakdown and threat to public safety. Over the last year, the fire department has lost a fire chief, assistant fire chief and numerous other paid staff members. Why do you think… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Re: You’re Nov. 30 editorial; “Sanctuary City Suit Makes Political, Not Legal Case”, The ACLU is once again working against the will of the people. The recent shocking verdict in the Kate Steinle Case in San Francisco is a crystal-clear example of how sanctuary cities have created caldrons of brewing crime all across… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, After reading the paper last week I have to say I was left very confused. I do not understand why Mr. Greenfield called the state office in Elko and filed complaints regarding the Mineral County Fire Department. As the Assistant Volunteer Fire Chief, Mr. Greenfield was obviously aware of all of the issues… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, A proud supporter of the Hawthorne Speedway wouldn’t you the community like to see it come back for the weekend races if you do tell the county commissioners or send me a yes or no reason that it is why you do or why you don’t want it to P.O. Box 2027,Hawthorne, NV… [More…]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Friends have asked my why I have not commented on the “hunters” who shot the sheep in the Walker Lake community. First, I would like to clarify something. These “boys” were not sportsmen or hunters. They were a group if idiots who dress up like real hunters and drive around in their truck… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Several months back, I had the pleasure of taking my ten years old niece to the Sacramento Zoo. As we approached the enclosures of three great black bears, she became panicked, grabbed a hold of my shirt and demanded to know, “Are they going to chop off the arms of those bears?” Somewhat… [More…]

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…]