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Dear editor, I am proud to be an American. Though this country is far from perfect, we enjoy freedoms here that are not allowed in a lot of other countries. We enjoy these freedoms because…

Dear editor, I want to give a big shout-out to all the doctors, nurses, and other medical people for their dedication and skills in the course of this pandemic. You are truly patriots in the…

Dear editor, I want to give a huge “Hoorah” to all those in the medical field, law enforcement and transportation. You’ve been there since the Civil War to the present. You’ve pulled us off the…

Dear editor, With this virus, social distancing is important. Here’s some tips that may help. Eat a lot of garlic. It’s good for you and people will stand back.  You could cook up a big…

Dear editor, As we look forward to celebrating the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior — Jesus Christ — this coming Sunday, I would like to take a few minutes to encourage everyone to take…

Dear editor, Reading in today’s paper that the closing of a restaurant that has only been open for five months, I surmise that it will not be the only one to close. Not all small…

Dear editor, During this trying time for most Americans, our city leaders are still up to their money-grabbing ways. When they just put into effect extra charges for using debit or credit cards to pay…

Dear editor, I appreciate the concerns of the Iola resident who wrote in opposition to alcohol being available to people attending events at The Bowlus. However, I’ve always been a supporter of individual liberties.  I…

Dear editor, Due to the state order to close all events with 10 or more in attendance for the next eight weeks due to COVID-19, the Bowlus Fine Arts Center has moved the following performances…

Alcohol at the Bowlus? Oh, my goodness! The Bowlus has always been one of the nicest places in Iola, maybe in the county. Why in the world would you want to put a black mark…