Letters to the Editor


Quick actions; great neighbors, friends, agencies who respond

We want to take this opportunity to express appreciation to all the fire agencies that responded and quickly stabilized the Dewey Two Fire. We, who live along China Garden Road, were spared the damage which, without question, would have been severe to both property and homes.

September 13, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

You say that but where are examples?

Responding to the letter of Aug. 30 from Al Knowles: Al, you write that “from the beginning of this country through the ‘50s, the majority honored God.” But then you don’t give even one example to back up your statement.

September 6, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Don’t give credence to dividers, naysayers

This is the real America, folks! Don’t give credence to the dividers and naysayers who for years have tried to convince us that we are a nation in decline and that our best days are behind us.

September 6, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Passion vs. emotion

“Education is the transformation of knowledge and practice that enables the individual to develop his or her specific self-interest.” Knowledge is power.

September 6, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Heckmans a wonderful service-oriented family

The Heckman Family in White Bird is a community treasure. Recently the family put at least two ads in the Free Press thanking people for helping them when fires threatened their property. All well and good, showing their usual “class.”

August 30, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

America’s rise and fall

In the last 100 years, America has risen to extraordinary heights and has now declined to a 200-year low. Why? It’s not as simple as some would want you to believe.

August 30, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Support allows group to benefit community

The Big Cedar Homemakers would like to thank everyone who has supported us over the many years. Since 1998 our group has raised more than $24,000 and donated it to local groups in the community.

August 30, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Fair a positive event where friends gather

The Idaho County Fair provides a celebration of hard work by youth, their parents and 4-H leaders. It is the most positive county event where new and old friends gather from all across our county.

August 23, 2017 6 a.m. read more..


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