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Letters

Follow the money

NAFTA is on the table. Monday, July 17, the Trump Administration disclosed its plans to the public. Trump didn’t want to. Trump had to discl…

'A better chance of staying dry'

Illinois is seeing first-hand the havoc flooding creates for people in Northern Illinois. Four counties have been declared disaster areas as…

'Too much government'

Revamp our Obamacare is a given. Look at the numbers; we had added millions onto the welfare of health care. As entitlements make up by thos…

Don’t support ACA repeal

Repealing the ACA will have wide-ranging effects, not many of them good. For starters it will eliminate the Medicaid expansion which provide…

I support school funding reform

School funding reform is of the utmost importance to all Illinois residents, whether they have children in the public school system or not. …

Shame in Illinois

Surely, the representatives of our great state of Illinois are congratulating themselves for finally doing their job! Haven’t you heard the …

‘Up to the task?’

Will our Congressman, Adam Kinzinger, work to replace NAFTA with a deal that helps us, the people, and not once again just favor big corpora…

Shamed for life

It is time for those who keep on asking for increases in pay to ask for a decrease in pay. Illinois is bankrupt and is losing talented peopl…

A conversation we should be having

My name is Jody Coss. I am a registered nurse with over 20 years of experience. After realizing I could no longer give the care I knew was n…

Giving students their own identity

Beginning in early May, the Bureau Valley Tower Committee was formed at the request of the Bureau Valley School Board. We are a group of vol…
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