Opinion

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

We all scream for ice cream

By JanDona I’m one of those people who needs something to keep my mind occupied. When something […]

Let’s get party politics out of local elections

The issue: Carlinville requires candidates for local office to declare their party affiliation. Our view: Carlinville should […]

Driven by deadly distractions

By Jan Dona I was driving down a country road near Bunker Hill a few days ago […]

Letter to the Editor, Suter

Thank you to all the people who supported us in the election. Our very special thanks to […]

Letter to the Editor, Morgan

Dear Editor, To The Slippery Slope cartoonist: I wonder how much longer you and those who agree […]

Mind your manners, mister!

By Hilary Hake While perusing Facebook recently, a friend of mine asked if it was expected of […]

Strong candidates never have to rely on last-minute

The Issue: Some politicos cry foul at paper’s policy. Our View: The policy regarding political letters has […]

Letter to the Editor, DeBiase

Dear Editor, Let me briefly respond to Lora Wilhite’s 4/4/13 Letter to The Editor. Ms. Wilhite was […]

Letter to the Editor, Dunn and Tarro

Dear Editor We are writing to inform you of the Macoupin County Public Transportation’s intent to apply […]

Letter to the Editor, Andrews

Dear Editor, In a little more than four years we will observe the sesquicentennial of placement of […]