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Dear editor, How old is old enough? An 18-year-old can vote, sign a contract, be tried as an adult in a court of law, serve in the military and risk his/her life for their country,…

Dear editor, In a time of controversy in our country it sometimes gets missed about the good things around us. I used to work in Iola and eat out every day. I would just like…

To Susan Lynn, Register editor, I normally do not get too fired up about things I read in the paper. However, the editorial in last week’s paper that implied weapons on traffic stops is overkill…

Dear editor, Police have the toughest jobs around and no one, and I mean no one, judges themselves more harshly than a police officer.  Every single day they wish they could have changed an outcome…

Dear editor: The lack of media coverage and public attention on rising anti-Asian hate crimes and anti-Asian sentiment in our country is disturbing. I have learned about these hate crimes spreading across the country after…

Dear editor, We now have a president and first lady who are people of faith and will work side by side in trying to heal the divide that has gripped our country.  While former President…

Dear editor, I read a second time the column The Register ran a few days ago about the de-emphasis of civics education in public schools. It struck a sour note. I am in the midst…

Dear editor, In a letter to the editor published in the Register on July 27, 2019, I made a case for removing the traffic control light at the corner of Madison and Buckeye as  no…

President Donald Trump’s incitement of a mob attack on the Capitol is reason enough for him to be forced from office before Jan. 20 — whether via the 25th Amendment, another impeachment or some other…

Dear editor, Last night, before I went to bed, I wrote a list of things to be thankful for.  Certainly, there is plenty to be discouraged about these days, including the loss of 361,000 Americans…