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  • Letter: Serve the people

    (Editor’s note: This letter was submitted immediately after the County Board voted Oct. 21 against accepting a $585,000 grant from the Illinois Depa ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Don't vote on ideology

    (Editor’s note: This letter was submitted immediately after the County Board voted Oct. 21 against accepting a $585,000 grant from the Illinois Depa ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Disregarding people

    (Editor’s note: This letter was submitted immediately after the County Board voted Oct. 21 against accepting a $585,000 grant from the Illinois Depa ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Misinformed on ACA

    (Editor’s note: This letter was submitted immediately after the County Board voted Oct. 21 against accepting a $585,000 grant from the Illinois Depa ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Response to criticism

    (Editor’s note: This letter was submitted immediately after the County Board voted Oct. 21 against accepting a $585,000 grant from the Illinois Depa ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Embarrassed by board vote

    (Editor’s note: This letter was submitted immediately after the County Board voted Oct. 21 against accepting a $585,000 grant from the Illinois Depart ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Benefits to all-day kindergarten

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To more ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: More than just a guy with an umbrella

    I am not an art person. To me, the basic elements of fine art are price, size, and if it has a sports figure in it. Thus, when my wife suggested we sp ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Letter: Joe Gottemoller first choice

    To the Editor:Consider your vote an investment in your future. Who will you trust to make sound deci ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Poor Randy Hultgren endorsement

    To the Editor:As to your endorsement of Randy Hultgren in the 14th Congressional District, I was sur ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Stark choices

    To the Editor:Voters in County Board Districts 1 and 4 face stark choices.In District 1, newcomer An ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Nick Chirikos serves well

    To the Editor:Re-elect Nick Chirikos as a District 1 County Board member.I have observed him in the ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Jim Harrison is best qualified

    To the Editor:As voters, we seek information to help us make the best choice in an election.For sher ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Our special privilege

    To the Editor:If you’ve been around to remember “the good old days,” you have to admit times have ch ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: An independent sheriff

    To the Editor:As the first independent candidate for sheriff in county history, Jim Harrison’s campa ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
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