Letters to the editor


Jane Hume: Congrats, Colowyo

To Colowyo officers, employees, support businesses and members of the community and the Craig Chamber of Commerce for their extraordinary coordinated efforts to keep the industry alive in Northwest Colorado.

David Griffith: Park’s bridge concerns

This letter concerns the Swinging Bridge in Brown’s Park. I am a citizen of Colorado, since my birth in 1944.

Matt Winey: Don’t stop battling

The residents of Moffat County and the city of Craig won a good battle against the extreme environmental movement as Colowyo is allowed to keep operating.

Dave DeRose: Football season begins

As August ends so begins football season. My favorite time of the year. Wednesday night, I was privileged to watch a third- and fourth-grade Doak Walker game at Woodbury Park and then on Friday the Bulldogs’ victory over the Sailors at the Bulldog Proving Grounds.

Carla Alexander: Thank you for support

The family of Alvin Lawton would like to say thank you so much for all the thoughts, prayers, cards and kind wishes during this difficult time. It is comforting to know how Alvin touched so many lives.

VNA Community Health Center team: Celebrate health centers

Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association’s Community Health Centers in Craig and Steamboat Springs are among nonprofit CHCs throughout the U.S. providing affordable health care to individuals of all ages and incomes.

Jill Hafey, Principal, Sunset Elementary staff: School thanks residents

The staff at Sunset Elementary School would like to thank merchants and Craig community members for their cooperation and sense of humor while our teachers were on their team-building scavenger hunt.

Matt Winey: Iran nuclear deal wrong

The Iran nuclear deal is wrong in many areas. Anyone who studies history will see Iran does not care if they tell the truth.

Arin Daigneau: Support breast feeding

In recognition of World Breastfeeding Month in August, we want to highlight the challenge facing working moms who want to give their babies the affordable and irreplaceable health benefits of breast milk.

Charlie Bartlett: We need NISP now

During the past three decades, agricultural land in the South Platte Basin dropped from 1.1 million acres down to 813,000, as water left farms and ranches, sold to growing cities.

D.F. Morgan: State’s pollution not bad

I bumped into a light bulb the other day, which caused an idea in my pea brain. Things are backwards.

Duane Koukol: ‘Still Here’

Back on main street again. A hot cup of Joe to go. “Tell the old man, hi for me!”

Sunset Meadows II and I: Visit Sunset Meadows

The tenants at Sunset Meadows II and I would like to thank the community and organizations, in Craig for their donations of food, craft items, holiday items and visits.

Kevin Copeland: Response to earlier letter

As I read Thursday’s Steamboat Today’s letter to the editor, “Statement needs proof,” written by Dave Peregoy in response to Jim Erickson’s previous letter, I had to reflect back on the original letter of Aug. 13.

The Humane Society of Moffat County: Thank you groups

The Humane Society of Moffat County thanks Pepsi and Northwest Storage for their help and support at the Whittle the Wood event.