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  • Letter: Tremendously generous contributions

    To the Editor:We recently held our 15th annual Chris Applegate Memorial Charity Soccer Tournament at ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Time to hurt animals

    To the Editor:As he was signing edicts hurting one group after another over the past two weeks, it w ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Contradictory tax positions

    To the Editor:Oxymoron. If you don’t know what the word means, it is a combination of contradictory ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Responsible government in Nunda Township

    To the Editor:Encourage the voters of Nunda Township to turn out Feb. 28 to re-elect Mike Lesperance ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Thanks to Bob Miller

    To the Editor:I can’t thank Bob Miller and his team at the Algonquin Township Road Commission enough ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Ponnuru: Democrats are trapped on filibuster of Gorsuch

    What Republicans did when President Barack Obama nominated Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court has added to the resolve of many Democrats to fi ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Getting older through the eyes of the beholder

    My vision is failing me, and I blame it on advancing years. The aging process, in other words.I can’ ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • Letter: Fulfilled his job requirements

    To the Editor:The current Nunda Township supervisor, Lee Jennings, has more than fulfilled his job r ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: The real Republicans

    To the Editor:The most important thing for McHenry Township residents to remember when they vote for ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs up to McHenry theater plan

    Thumbs up: To the McHenry City Council and others involved in plans to renovate and reopen the McHenry downtown theater, which has been closed since 2 ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Protection of U.S. citizens

    To the Editor:To the citizens who are so outraged by the temporary stop on immigration from certain ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Bump: Donald Trump's wall would cost more than one year of space program

    One of this week’s 286,000 leaks from the executive branch of the government was a document from the Department of Homeland Security putting a price t ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Dan McCaleb: No goodbyes, even in a 'goodbye' column

    I’m not an overly sentimental or emotional person. My wife would begrudgingly vouch for that.So I wa ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Penkava: Living together outside the box

    When I was little, I thought that the lines and borders of maps were real … that when you drove from Illinois to Wisconsin, there was a red line that ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:26 pm
  • Another view: A carbon tax even GOP could support

    Some Republicans have grown tired of fighting the rest of the world on climate change.As economists, ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:08 pm
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