Read letters to the editor, opinion pieces and letters from the editor’s desk.

Don’t kill the COVID messengers

Since March of this year it’s fairly safe to say that most everyone has had their lives […]

Letter to the Editor: Dan Hauter

To the Editor: The board of directors of the Macoupin County Historical Society has decided to cancel […]

Letter to the Editor – Dan Hauter

To the Editor: The Board of Directors of the Macoupin County Historical Society has unanimously agreed to […]

Letters to the Editor – David Smith

To the Editor: The petty partisan criticisms of the Trump Administration by political leaders who only seem […]

Letter to the Editor – Wayne Lela

To the Editor: The Illinois General Assembly is considering SB 2762, nicknamed the “Reach Act.”  One of […]

Letter to the Editor – Rich Minster

To the Editor: I just read in the Springfield paper an article about helping small, local businesses […]

Letter to the Editor – Rosie Kukowski

To the Editor: Not having Facebook to vent my anger, I take to pen and paper. When […]

Put politics on hold

The issue: In today’s pandemic crisis, the biggest issue is getting aid to help individuals. Our view: […]

Trivia for the week of 1-16-2020

Jan. 4 was National Trivia Day. This week’s trivia will give readers a sample of the types  […]

Trivia for Jan. 2, 2020

New Year’s Eve Here are a few key points about the beginning of the New Year from […]