Opinion

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

Letter to the Editor, Masters

Dear Editor, The upcoming Carlinville city election is an opportunity for the community to make a statement […]

Letter to the Editor, Eiffert

Dear Editor, The Carlinville community is so wonderfully generous — both with their time and their financial […]

It’s time to do the right thing for

The issue: A referendum for a one percent sales tax increase will be on the April 9 […]

Science can’t destroy the love of snow

By Rick Wade Snow! Glorious, beautiful, sparkling snow! Finally! Now, I know many of you out there […]

Letter to the Editor, Swiatkowski

Dear Editor, This is why I hate politics. Some members of the city council have decided by […]

Letter to the Editor, Stilwell

Dear Editor, It is once again time for Scouting for Food. The Scouting for Food program is […]

Letter to the Editor, Minster

Dear Editor, Two groups of people deserve high praise for their efforts to demonstrate what is special […]

Letter to the Editor, Frelander

Dear Editor, Let me begin by saying I think that Carlinville has many assets, and is a […]

Confessions of a ‘java junkie’

By Rick Wade Hello. My name is Rick. And I am a drug addict. Yes, I am […]

Voluntary water conservation a good first step

The issue: The city’s Public Works Committee recommended implementing voluntary water conservation earlier this month. Our view: […]