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Letter: Beep beep

September 13, 2019

Michael Galvis was right on describing Trump as Road Runner, limited vocabulary, small brain, tiny hands,           Carl Heck Aspen


Letter: DeFrates uninformed on hunting

September 13, 2019

It is blatantly obvious that Lindsay DeFrates knows as much about the vast majority of hunters as I do about quantum physics.  Please do us all a favor and don’t give your opinion on hunting...



Letter: Fun times with watershed council

September 12, 2019

Thank you to the Middle Colorado Watershed Council for its creative, informative and fun event in Glenwood Canyon last Saturday. The experts they gathered to discuss water rights, diversions and ecology (while biking) were informative...


Letter: Too much with e-bikes

September 12, 2019

OK, enough is enough. First we allow e-bikes on paved trails up and down the valley where we who pedal up to ride down. That’s great for commuter purposes and people who just want to...


Letter: Reconsider Seventh Street decision

September 12, 2019

Did the four Glenwood Springs City Council members who voted to open the $2 million Festival Street or Seventh Street to vehicle traffic think about the first snowplow that will destroy all of that beautiful...


Letter: An eyesore to be

September 12, 2019

How long will it take our beautiful Seventh Street to become an oil-stained, skid-marked, potholed eyesore?  Thank you, councilors Davis and Willman and Mayor Godes, for trying to keep it as an asset to the...


Letter: Good steps taken on gun sales

September 12, 2019

Thank you, Walmart. Thank you for stopping the sale of handguns and ammunition used in handguns and military-style weapons in your stores following the El Paso and Dayton mass shootings.  Thanks also to the several...


Letter: Bad letter, Linda

September 8, 2019

In response to a letter submitted by Linda Carr (Eagle) printed on Sept. 8. Linda, to be fair and balanced, how about listing the lies of recent past presidents starting with George H.W. Bush when he...


Letter: Nice letter, Linda

September 8, 2019

Thank you Linda Carr for your letter on Sunday, Sept. 8, “Absurd And Ridiculous.” The current president has, as you said, lied so many times and broken most if not all of his promises to...


Letter: Enforce standards for civility, respect

September 8, 2019

It is time for the Post Independent to affirm and enforce its standards for civility and respect on the editorial page. You have declared that submissions “deemed libelous, not factual, or in bad taste will...


Letter: ‘Congratulations’ to City Council

September 8, 2019

Congratulations to the City Council on its recent marginal decision to drive the first stake in the destruction of a priceless asset for which so many have worked so long. Shortness of vision will come...


Letter: Manager should have been in the stockade

September 8, 2019

First offense, Aug. 6, Steakhouse 316, 316 E. Hopkins Ave., $250 fine Second offense, Aug. 18, Steakhouse 316, 316 E. Hopkins Ave., $500 fine I found it interesting in a recent Aspen paper that Steakhouse...


Letter: Absurd to ridiculous

September 7, 2019

After watching three hours of true news this morning, I cannot go on with my day until I write my thoughts, as we have gone from the absurd to the ridiculous. The daily carnival of...


Letter: Attend Air Pollution Control Division meeting

September 7, 2019

We all deserve to breathe clean air, and thankfully, the state of Colorado is finally taking steps to help ensure that we do.  On Tuesday, Sept. 10, the state’s Air Pollution Control Division will present its plan to usher...


Letter: No more hate

September 5, 2019

I try and avoid the hate letters in the Post Independent, But it’s time for me to stand up to Bruno Kirchenwitz. It’s obvious you and your idol Trump have a lot in common. You...


Letter: Do more for Alzheimer’s research

September 5, 2019

Every 65 seconds someone in this country develops Alzheimer’s disease. I know how devastating it is for the person living with it and everyone around them. My parents spent 10 years of their lives uprooting...


Letter: New councilors doing their job

September 5, 2019

I would like to thank the three new council members, Paula, Charlie and Tony.  All three councilors are still out there making a living and willing to work the overtime that being a council member...


Letter: Protecting the Divide

September 5, 2019

The PI’s July 25th article entitled, “Here’s why Tipton’s public lands bill doesn’t include the Thompson Divide,” suggests that Garfield County’s position on the CORE Act has been unclear.  In fact, Commissioners clarified their position...


Letter: Flag donation appreciated

September 4, 2019

Thank you for sharing, American Flag donation, to the Two Rivers Community School. It was nice to see something positive that stands for America. Love the U.S.A. Georg Ann Jewell Rifle