September 18, 2008 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Veteran firefighter offers advice to police

I have to say "hooah" to (USMC Retired) Larry Kepler's letter of Sept. 4. We in Roscommon County are living in a Gestapo-like police state. I am a career firefighter of 25-plus years and do not condone drunk driving in any way, shape or form. More...

Sounds of students prompts writer to thank voters

As I walked the halls of the Houghton Lake Middle School last week, the sounds the students laughing, talking and saying "Hi, Miss Beattie" gave me a very warm feeling. More...

COOR trustees urge attendance at candidate forum

COOR Intermediate School District and Kirtland Community College are hosting a Meet the Candidates Night Oct. 2 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. in the KCC auditorium. More...

Public invited to help plan summer festival

Messenger Nancy Semak, in a recent letter to the editor, asks about a "nice family festival every year" during the summer at Houghton Lake. Well, Nancy there is a group of people working to do just that. More...

Election letters policy

In fairness to candidates and issues on the Nov. 4 general election ballot, the deadline for any letters to the editor related to the election will be Oct. 21. More...

Attacks on clerk are 'misleading and wrong'

Sheryl Tussey, the unsuccessful candidate for Markey Township Clerk in the August primary, continues to "fire away" with her political shotgun hoping to "hit" something- anything! She lost a closely contested election fair and square. More...

Deputy clerk says Markey gave adequate instruction

In response to Sheryl Tussey's letter (9/11/08) about flawed ballots, I take exception to the implied lack of instruction given voters on the straight party vote for the primary. More...

Writers say commissioner did not separate private, public

On Aug. 28, a public hearing was held about Ionia Street in Denton Township. More...

Letters policy

The Resorter welcomes concise letters to the editor. We require that letters be signed and contain addresses and telephone numbers for verification. E-mailed letters must contain telephone numbers. Unsigned letters will not be printed. More...

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