To the Editor;

Badlands Motorsports Resort (BMR) is a proposed racetrack for high powered cars and motorcycles, up to 400 per day in the Rosebud River Valley, in the southeast corner of Kneehill County bordering Wheatland County. Four Kneehill councillors ignored the entire community and landowners of the Rosebud River Valley at two public hearings. Rosebud River residents are clear - the valley is to valuable as wildlife habitat. Too many threatened species rely on the sanctuary of the valley.

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To the Editor;

I have to let the people of the Three Hills and Trochu communities know how much their support has meant to Donna and me over the last couple of days. We were up by Red Earth when we started getting texts that a tornado had hit our place. Norris Hogg asked what he could do to help, Phil Ward called and Donna spent the next three hours on the phone with different concerned neighbours and friends.

We came back three days earlier than planned, getting home Saturday night around 10 PM

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To the Editor;
Re: “This is my last letter to The Capital”; May 10, 2017.
Quote: “When the going gets tough, the tough gets going”.
I certainly hope that the author continues writing letters to the paper.
Why? Without our right to free speech and access to a free press, we would not be free.
Only by being vocal about our concerns and by voting, can we protect our democracy. However, saying that, we must be careful not to advocate violence, not advocate the violent overthrow of

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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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