June 30, 2011 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Other deer control methods failed, culling for safety

I’m writing this in response to the letters from Mr. Paraski and Mr. Blasky (Resorter, June 23, 2011) about the killing of deer on airport property. I believe some information was left out of their letters of opposition. More...

Attendance urged for sewer fund decision

The Houghton Lake Resorter reported that the Markey Township Board “got the message” after hearing comments from residents at their public hearing June 20. More...

Pilot favors culling airport deer

As a pilot, I am for the culling of deer at Roscommon County Blodgett Memorial Airport.  I have had many close calls with deer over the past five years.  In the past, if the herd was doing damage in neighboring yards, the deer were culled w More...

No food, no deer

Are we ever going to lose the kill mentality as a quick first option to our problems? You could kill 1,000 deer today and tomorrow another deer could wander in and cause an accident. More...

County obligated to decrease risk

This is in response to Mr. Blasky (Resorter, June 23, 2011) and his crusade to save his hunting reserve. More...

Police doing job

This is in reply to the letter from Nate Thompson of Grand Haven (Resorter, June 23, 2011). On behalf of myself and others from Houghton Lake, I would like to thank you for not coming to the bash this year. More...

Many other attractions on ‘bash’ weekend

People that travel M-55, nearby resorts and other people around the lake appreciate all that our law enforcement officers do to keep a lid on the drunkenness, nudity and lewd acts that often occur over the weekend of the “bash.”  More...

Inconsistency of public reaction observed

The Casey Anthony murder trial is becoming the trial of the century. She is accused of murdering her two-year-old daughter Caylee in 2008. The child’s remains were found in the woods in a plastic bag, close to the Anthony home.  More...

Luminary ceremony most moving event

Statistically, one in two men and one in three women will hear the dreaded words “You have cancer.” Also, almost everyone else is likely to be impacted by the disease at some point in our lives, possibly through a friend or loved one&rsqu More...

Deer problem will return

The plan to kill 20 deer at the airport makes no sense on several levels. Unless there is a plan to fence the area, anyone with a small amount of grey matter will realize that the problem will return within a very short time. More...

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