To the Editor,
May 15th marked the 69th anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba, which means “catastrophe.”
The 1948 founding of Israel as a “Jewish State” was preceded and accompanied by a massive ethnic cleansing operation to remove as many of the Muslim and Christian inhabitants as possible.
During Israel’s “war of independence,” over 750,000 Palestinians were driven from their homes, never to be allowed to return. Hundreds of towns were razed; villagers we

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To the Editor;
What an incredible job you, Tim, and your wife Terry did to organize the wonderful fundraiser for the Seniors Outreach Program.
Thank you so, so much, not only from me, being a senior, but from all the other seniors in this community.
It was just grand to see, not only the number of people who donated auction items, but how many people bid on the Decadent Cake/Pie Auction, the other live auction items and the many silent auction items. Jon Radcliffe sure knows how to get bidders invo

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Dear Editor;

You recently published a letter on April 26th (from Saskatchewan) that warned us not to get involved in places like Ukraine and Syria. While the writer’s view was interesting, she used her opinions as though they were facts to support her case. She called Ukraine “Nazi supporters” and ignored the repeated Russian aggression that created the problem in the first place. The same thing happened with her Syria view where she ignored Assad’s violent suppression of

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To the Editor;

Re: Articles: “Leaving yourself to criticism” (April 19, 2017) and “I have been a conservationist since I was a child” (April 26, 2017).

President Harry S. Truman left us with a famous quote which can be applied to the first letter. “If you can’t stand the heat, stay out of the kitchen”, and the author would be well advised to think about those words of wisdom especially when he makes comments that leave him open to criticism.

Can anyone e

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