Letters – Press Herald https://www.pressherald.com Fri, 16 Nov 2018 05:02:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Letter to the editor: Column asserting Kavanaugh ‘smear’ affected Senate election misses mark https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-column-asserting-kavanaugh-smear-affected-senate-election-misses-mark/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-column-asserting-kavanaugh-smear-affected-senate-election-misses-mark/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1672946 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-column-asserting-kavanaugh-smear-affected-senate-election-misses-mark/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1672946_kavanaugh-13190f0c-ba73-11e8-a8aa-860695e7f3fc.jpgJustice Brett KavanaughWed, 14 Nov 2018 21:23:48 +0000 Letter to the editor: Nation praises the military, but don’t forget the negatives https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-nation-praises-the-military-but-dont-forget-the-negatives/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-nation-praises-the-military-but-dont-forget-the-negatives/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1672950 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-nation-praises-the-military-but-dont-forget-the-negatives/feed/ 0 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:24:48 +0000 Letter to the editor: South Portland neighborhoods grateful for short-term rentals vote https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-south-portland-neighborhoods-grateful-for-short-term-rentals-vote/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-south-portland-neighborhoods-grateful-for-short-term-rentals-vote/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1672958 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-south-portland-neighborhoods-grateful-for-short-term-rentals-vote/feed/ 0 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:27:30 +0000 Letter to the editor: Spend MaineCare expansion funds on bigger priorities, like protecting children https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-spend-mainecare-expansion-funds-on-bigger-priorities-like-protecting-children/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-spend-mainecare-expansion-funds-on-bigger-priorities-like-protecting-children/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1672962 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-spend-mainecare-expansion-funds-on-bigger-priorities-like-protecting-children/feed/ 0 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:28:25 +0000 Letter to the editor: Be on the lookout for potential killers and take preventive action https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-be-on-the-lookout-for-potential-killers-and-take-preventive-action/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-be-on-the-lookout-for-potential-killers-and-take-preventive-action/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1672966 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-be-on-the-lookout-for-potential-killers-and-take-preventive-action/feed/ 0 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:26:30 +0000 Letter to the editor: Prohibit gun ownership, with some exceptions, to stop the killings https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-prohibit-gun-ownership-with-some-exceptions-to-stop-the-killings/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-prohibit-gun-ownership-with-some-exceptions-to-stop-the-killings/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1672970 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/letter-to-the-editor-prohibit-gun-ownership-with-some-exceptions-to-stop-the-killings/feed/ 0 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:25:38 +0000 Letter to the editor: Candidates ignored state’s affordable-housing crisis https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-candidates-ignored-states-affordable-housing-crisis/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-candidates-ignored-states-affordable-housing-crisis/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1671218 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-candidates-ignored-states-affordable-housing-crisis/feed/ 0 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:37:00 +0000 Letter to the editor: Please remember Tree of Life shooting victims https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-please-remember-tree-of-life-shooting-victims/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-please-remember-tree-of-life-shooting-victims/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1671222 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-please-remember-tree-of-life-shooting-victims/feed/ 0 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:36:13 +0000 Letter to the editor: Will Poliquin still be concerned about vote process if he wins? https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-will-poliquin-still-be-concerned-about-vote-process-if-he-wins/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-will-poliquin-still-be-concerned-about-vote-process-if-he-wins/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1671206 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-will-poliquin-still-be-concerned-about-vote-process-if-he-wins/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1671206_Election_2018_Ranked_Voti5.jpgBallots are prepped for a 2nd District ranked-choice count. Will Bruce Poliquin be a sore winner if he comes out on top, a reader wonders?Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:34:34 +0000 Letter to the editor: Is oyster farm a good fit with Maine’s ecological values? https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-is-oyster-farm-a-good-fit-with-maines-ecological-values/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-is-oyster-farm-a-good-fit-with-maines-ecological-values/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1671210 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-is-oyster-farm-a-good-fit-with-maines-ecological-values/feed/ 0 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:10:49 +0000 Letter to the editor: Flawed Question 1 still addressed a critical need https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-flawed-question-1-still-addressed-a-critical-need/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-flawed-question-1-still-addressed-a-critical-need/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1671214 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/14/letter-to-the-editor-flawed-question-1-still-addressed-a-critical-need/feed/ 0 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:35:26 +0000 Letter to the editor: Justice O’Connor did her job with poise, strength, civility and skill https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-justice-oconnor-did-her-job-with-poise-strength-civility-and-skill/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-justice-oconnor-did-her-job-with-poise-strength-civility-and-skill/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1669050 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-justice-oconnor-did-her-job-with-poise-strength-civility-and-skill/feed/ 0 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:52:37 +0000 Letter to the editor: New attitude in Augusta a given, as is more taxes under controlling party https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-new-attitude-in-augusta-a-given-as-is-more-taxes-under-controlling-party/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-new-attitude-in-augusta-a-given-as-is-more-taxes-under-controlling-party/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1669054 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-new-attitude-in-augusta-a-given-as-is-more-taxes-under-controlling-party/feed/ 0 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:52:21 +0000 Letter to the editor: Sen. Collins must take quick and decisive action to protect Mueller probe https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-sen-collins-must-take-quick-and-decisive-action-to-protect-mueller-probe/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-sen-collins-must-take-quick-and-decisive-action-to-protect-mueller-probe/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1669058 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-sen-collins-must-take-quick-and-decisive-action-to-protect-mueller-probe/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1669058_125167_collins1.jpgU.S. Sen. Susan Collins should be moving heaven and earth to protect the Russia investigation, a reader says.Mon, 12 Nov 2018 22:37:41 +0000 Letter to the editor: A runoff is better than ranked-choice voting https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-a-runoff-is-better-than-ranked-choice-voting/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-a-runoff-is-better-than-ranked-choice-voting/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1669550 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/13/letter-to-the-editor-a-runoff-is-better-than-ranked-choice-voting/feed/ 0 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:52:44 +0000 Letter to the editor: New York City’s shelter solution won’t work for Portland https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-new-york-citys-shelter-solution-wont-work-for-portland/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-new-york-citys-shelter-solution-wont-work-for-portland/#respond Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1666594 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-new-york-citys-shelter-solution-wont-work-for-portland/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1666594_20150316_oxfordst_3-1.jpgA proposal to close Portland's Oxford Street Shelter, above, and replace it with a shelter on the Barron Center campus has been controversial. Its cons are minimal for a city Portland's size, a reader writes.Mon, 12 Nov 2018 18:12:30 +0000 Letter to the editor: Power-line mitigation fee nothing but a bribe https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-power-line-mitigation-fee-nothing-but-a-bribe/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-power-line-mitigation-fee-nothing-but-a-bribe/#respond Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1666602 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-power-line-mitigation-fee-nothing-but-a-bribe/feed/ 0 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:32:03 +0000 Letter to the editor: Give us this day our daily mass shooting? https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-give-us-this-day-our-daily-mass-shooting/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-give-us-this-day-our-daily-mass-shooting/#respond Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1666614 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-give-us-this-day-our-daily-mass-shooting/feed/ 0 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:31:44 +0000 Letter to the editor: Quick pick-up a sign that Jeanne Swanton cares https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-quick-pick-up-a-sign-that-jeanne-swanton-cares/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-quick-pick-up-a-sign-that-jeanne-swanton-cares/#respond Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1666618 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/12/letter-to-the-editor-quick-pick-up-a-sign-that-jeanne-swanton-cares/feed/ 0 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:31:25 +0000 Letter to the editor: War doesn’t work; let’s focus on peace https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-war-doesnt-work-lets-focus-on-peace/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-war-doesnt-work-lets-focus-on-peace/#respond Sun, 11 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1664774 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-war-doesnt-work-lets-focus-on-peace/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1664774_ww2-51.jpgPvt. Roy Humphrey is given plasma by Pfc. Harvey White after being wounded in the Allied invasion of Sicily in 1943. A 100-year-old veteran describes the horrors of war and calls for peace in a letter.Fri, 09 Nov 2018 19:07:11 +0000 Letter to the editor: Millinocket was wise to invest in its library https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-millinocket-was-wise-to-invest-in-its-library/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-millinocket-was-wise-to-invest-in-its-library/#respond Sun, 11 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1664798 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-millinocket-was-wise-to-invest-in-its-library/feed/ 0 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 19:11:56 +0000 Letter to the editor: Story about Millinocket’s library warmed the heart https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-story-about-millinockets-library-warmed-the-heart/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-story-about-millinockets-library-warmed-the-heart/#respond Sun, 11 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1664814 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-story-about-millinockets-library-warmed-the-heart/feed/ 0 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 19:10:59 +0000 Letter to the editor: Liberals exploit tragedy for political advantage https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-liberals-exploit-tragedy-for-political-advantage/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-liberals-exploit-tragedy-for-political-advantage/#respond Sun, 11 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1664822 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-liberals-exploit-tragedy-for-political-advantage/feed/ 0 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 19:09:01 +0000 Letter to the editor: New rule for ferry puts some passengers at risk https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-new-rule-for-ferry-puts-some-passengers-at-risk/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-new-rule-for-ferry-puts-some-passengers-at-risk/#respond Sun, 11 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1664830 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/11/letter-to-the-editor-new-rule-for-ferry-puts-some-passengers-at-risk/feed/ 0 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 19:08:08 +0000 Letter to the editor: Ranked-choice winner in Maine’s 2nd District will be elected by all https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-ranked-choice-winner-in-maines-congressional-district-2-will-be-elected-by-all/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-ranked-choice-winner-in-maines-congressional-district-2-will-be-elected-by-all/#respond Sat, 10 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1665650 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-ranked-choice-winner-in-maines-congressional-district-2-will-be-elected-by-all/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1665650_212499-20181106_DayVOting7.jpgRANDOLPH, ME - NOVEMBER 6: A voter drops a town ballot into the ballot box around 9:50 a,m. Tuesday Nov. 6, 2018 at Randolph Town Office. (Staff photo by Joe Phelan/Staff Photographer)Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:57:10 +0000 Letter to the editor: Special X-ray scan may catch lung cancer early https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-special-x-ray-scan-may-catch-lung-cancer-early/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-special-x-ray-scan-may-catch-lung-cancer-early/#respond Sat, 10 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1665654 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-special-x-ray-scan-may-catch-lung-cancer-early/feed/ 0 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 21:52:05 +0000 Letter to the editor: On Sunday, veterans will call for end to war https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-on-sunday-veterans-will-call-for-end-to-war/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-on-sunday-veterans-will-call-for-end-to-war/#respond Sat, 10 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1665662 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-on-sunday-veterans-will-call-for-end-to-war/feed/ 0 Sun, 11 Nov 2018 20:58:01 +0000 Letter to the editor: Here’s a list of pressing issues for new Congress https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-heres-a-list-of-pressing-issues-for-new-congress/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-heres-a-list-of-pressing-issues-for-new-congress/#respond Sat, 10 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1665666 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-heres-a-list-of-pressing-issues-for-new-congress/feed/ 0 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 21:55:02 +0000 Letter to the editor: A Mills-Moody sitdown might be good for Maine https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-a-mills-moody-sitdown-might-be-good-for-maine/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-a-mills-moody-sitdown-might-be-good-for-maine/#respond Sat, 10 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1665670 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/10/letter-to-the-editor-a-mills-moody-sitdown-might-be-good-for-maine/feed/ 0 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 21:56:08 +0000 Letter to the editor: I don’t get border policy. Let’s use troops as welcoming committee https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-i-dont-get-border-policy-lets-use-troops-as-welcoming-committee/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-i-dont-get-border-policy-lets-use-troops-as-welcoming-committee/#respond Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1662134 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-i-dont-get-border-policy-lets-use-troops-as-welcoming-committee/feed/ 0 Thu, 08 Nov 2018 22:04:41 +0000 Letter to the editor: Pressure Governor-elect Mills to reconsider positions on tribal issues https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-pressure-governor-elect-mills-to-reconsider-positions-on-tribal-issues/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-pressure-governor-elect-mills-to-reconsider-positions-on-tribal-issues/#respond Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1662138 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-pressure-governor-elect-mills-to-reconsider-positions-on-tribal-issues/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1662138_20170603_March_1549.jpgAttorney General Janet Mills has furthered state efforts to undercut tribal authority in areas such as Penobscot River water rights, says a reader who urges her to reverse those policies as governor.Thu, 08 Nov 2018 22:06:16 +0000 Letter to the editor: Is religion in pro baseball any different from superstitions? https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-is-religion-in-pro-baseball-any-different-than-superstitions/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-is-religion-in-pro-baseball-any-different-than-superstitions/#respond Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1662142 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-is-religion-in-pro-baseball-any-different-than-superstitions/feed/ 0 Thu, 08 Nov 2018 22:07:22 +0000 Letter to the editor: U.S. played role in why people are fleeing Honduras for our border https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-u-s-played-a-role-in-why-people-fleeing-honduras-for-our-border/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-u-s-played-a-role-in-why-people-fleeing-honduras-for-our-border/#respond Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1662150 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/09/letter-to-the-editor-u-s-played-a-role-in-why-people-fleeing-honduras-for-our-border/feed/ 0 Thu, 08 Nov 2018 22:07:56 +0000 Letter to the editor: Customers, don’t let Verizon despoil marsh with cellphone tower https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-customers-dont-let-verizon-despoil-marsh-with-cellphone-tower/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-customers-dont-let-verizon-despoil-marsh-with-cellphone-tower/#respond Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1659330 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-customers-dont-let-verizon-despoil-marsh-with-cellphone-tower/feed/ 0 Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:45:19 +0000 Letter to the editor: Government fails to protect seniors from plague of robocalls https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-government-fails-to-protect-seniors-from-plague-of-robocalls/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-government-fails-to-protect-seniors-from-plague-of-robocalls/#respond Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1659334 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-government-fails-to-protect-seniors-from-plague-of-robocalls/feed/ 0 Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:44:54 +0000 Letter to the editor: Caring folks of Portland shine in visitors’ time of trouble https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-caring-folks-of-portland-shine-in-visitors-time-of-trouble/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-caring-folks-of-portland-shine-in-visitors-time-of-trouble/#respond Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1659338 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-caring-folks-of-portland-shine-in-visitors-time-of-trouble/feed/ 0 Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:45:09 +0000 Letter to the editor: Let’s try experiment to help planet – slash meat dishes at local restaurants https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-lets-try-experiment-to-help-planet-slash-meat-dishes-at-local-restaurants/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-lets-try-experiment-to-help-planet-slash-meat-dishes-at-local-restaurants/#respond Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1659342 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/08/letter-to-the-editor-lets-try-experiment-to-help-planet-slash-meat-dishes-at-local-restaurants/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1659342_20170306_Misfit-Produce_02.jpgAbstaining from eating meat is an easy way for people to do their part in fighting global warming, a reader says.Thu, 08 Nov 2018 17:55:29 +0000 Letter to the editor: We can’t rely on climate-change action from the top down https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-we-cant-rely-on-climate-change-action-from-the-top-down/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-we-cant-rely-on-climate-change-action-from-the-top-down/#respond Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1657270 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-we-cant-rely-on-climate-change-action-from-the-top-down/feed/ 0 Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:54:37 +0000 Letter to the editor: A Veterans Day thank-you to those who protect us https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-a-veterans-day-thank-you-to-those-who-protect-us/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-a-veterans-day-thank-you-to-those-who-protect-us/#respond Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1657278 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-a-veterans-day-thank-you-to-those-who-protect-us/feed/ 0 Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:54:29 +0000 Letter to the editor: Trump’s actions on border run counter to Lady Liberty’s message https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-trumps-actions-on-border-run-counter-to-lady-libertys-message/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-trumps-actions-on-border-run-counter-to-lady-libertys-message/#respond Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1657282 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-trumps-actions-on-border-run-counter-to-lady-libertys-message/feed/ 0 Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:54:21 +0000 Letter to the editor: Police chief, Treasury Office are serving the public good https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-police-chief-treasury-office-are-serving-the-public-good/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-police-chief-treasury-office-are-serving-the-public-good/#respond Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1657262 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-police-chief-treasury-office-are-serving-the-public-good/feed/ 0 Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:54:47 +0000 Letter to the editor: Cadet nurses merit veteran status https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-cadet-nurses-merit-veteran-status/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-cadet-nurses-merit-veteran-status/#respond Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1657266 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/07/letter-to-the-editor-cadet-nurses-merit-veteran-status/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1657266_letters.1107.jpgThe U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps healed the sick in military and civilian hospitals in the 1940s, but Congress hasn't passed a law recognizing them as vets.Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:53:52 +0000 Letter to the editor: Climate change is not a political issue, but we can differ on what to do about it https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-climate-change-is-not-a-political-issue-but-we-can-differ-on-what-to-do-about-it/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-climate-change-is-not-a-political-issue-but-we-can-differ-on-what-to-do-about-it/#respond Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1655394 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-climate-change-is-not-a-political-issue-but-we-can-differ-on-what-to-do-about-it/feed/ 0 Mon, 05 Nov 2018 18:17:24 +0000 Letter to the editor: We vote as a community for brighter future, not just as individuals https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-we-vote-as-a-community-for-brighter-future-not-just-as-individuals/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-we-vote-as-a-community-for-brighter-future-not-just-as-individuals/#respond Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1655398 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-we-vote-as-a-community-for-brighter-future-not-just-as-individuals/feed/ 0 Mon, 05 Nov 2018 18:15:15 +0000 Letter to the editor: Choosing someone for their beliefs, even if they’re unlikely to win, is not wasting your vote https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-choosing-someone-for-their-beliefs-even-if-theyre-unlikely-to-win-is-not-wasting-your-vote/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-choosing-someone-for-their-beliefs-even-if-theyre-unlikely-to-win-is-not-wasting-your-vote/#respond Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1655406 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Bernie Sanders appears in Portland during the 2015 Democratic presidential primary campaign. Sanders lost, but a reader says a vote for him was not wasted.Mon, 05 Nov 2018 18:13:17 +0000 Letter to the editor: Shame on those who used synagogue shooting to push a political narrative https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-shame-on-those-who-used-synagogue-shooting-to-push-a-political-narrative/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-shame-on-those-who-used-synagogue-shooting-to-push-a-political-narrative/#respond Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1655410 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-shame-on-those-who-used-synagogue-shooting-to-push-a-political-narrative/feed/ 0 Mon, 05 Nov 2018 18:14:14 +0000 Letter to the editor: Pittsburgh boycott of Trump and relatives, some Jewish, was ironic https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-pittsburgh-boycott-of-trump-and-relatives-some-jewish-was-ironic/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-pittsburgh-boycott-of-trump-and-relatives-some-jewish-was-ironic/#respond Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1655418 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/06/letter-to-the-editor-pittsburgh-boycott-of-trump-and-relatives-some-jewish-was-ironic/feed/ 0 Mon, 05 Nov 2018 18:16:20 +0000 Letter to the editor: Nominee’s exit a bitter blow for former rivals https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-nominees-exit-a-bitter-blow-for-former-rivals/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-nominees-exit-a-bitter-blow-for-former-rivals/#respond Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1653746 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-nominees-exit-a-bitter-blow-for-former-rivals/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/11/1653774_20180507_DAcandidates2936.jpgA letter writer says former county DA nominee Jon Gale did an injustice to his highly qualified primary opponents.Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:52:25 +0000 Letter to the editor: It might be that early voting has negative consequences https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-it-might-be-that-early-voting-has-negative-consequences/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-it-might-be-that-early-voting-has-negative-consequences/#respond Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1653750 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-it-might-be-that-early-voting-has-negative-consequences/feed/ 0 Sat, 03 Nov 2018 22:14:22 +0000 Letter to the editor: Trump’s words, actions encourage intolerance https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-trumps-words-actions-encourage-intolerance/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-trumps-words-actions-encourage-intolerance/#respond Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1653754 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/05/letter-to-the-editor-trumps-words-actions-encourage-intolerance/feed/ 0 Sat, 03 Nov 2018 22:13:05 +0000