Little Bay de Noc’s fishing tournaments
May 10, 2016 EDITOR: In July 2014, the AIM Pro Team Challenge walleye fishing tournament occurred in Oconto, Wis. The result: 918 of 1,969 walleyes weighed during the three-day event died. That’s a whopping 46. more »»
Where would the inmates go?
May 6, 2016 EDITOR: The letter from David Moyle, regarding that “New jail is badly needed” pointed out some good points for it, and I agree with him. more »»
Concerns about pipeline
May 6, 2016 EDITOR: In his letter to the editor published by the Escanaba Daily Press April 23, Brian VanOss reassures us that Enbridge “goes to great lengths to operate Line 5 safely. more »»
No need for Meijer store in Escanaba
May 5, 2016 EDITOR: I am sure I am of the minority on this, but I have been stewing over this for some time. Now that I see progress started on the new Meijer’s store, I feel I need to write this letter. more »»
Does Enbridge operate pipeline safely?
May 4, 2016 EDITOR: A response to Brian VanOss LTE (Daily Press April 23, 2016) Citizens of Michigan live under the shadow of Enbridge’s Line 5 and the unthinkable consequences of a rupture somewhere along that... more »»
We cannot continue to ignore jail problems
April 30, 2016 EDITOR: I recently attended the town hall meeting about the proposal to construct a new jail, and am concerned that the general public does not seem to understand what the current jail situation is... more »»
Casperson deserves House seat
April 30, 2016 EDITOR: There are few people with a deeper commitment to the future of the Upper Peninsula than current State Senator Tom Casperson. more »»
Delta County Jail has to be updated
April 29, 2016 EDITOR: As sheriff of Delta County, I would like to thank all the organizations that allowed myself, county commissioners, Prosecutor Strom and Administrator Bergman to present to their organizatio. more »»
When is enough enough?
April 29, 2016 EDITOR: This is being written to local governmental leaders to a request to support a jail millage request. more »»
Dishonest repair shops
April 27, 2016 EDITOR: I see ads in The Daily Press from car repair shops for getting after winter car checkups. I agree. But don’t get sucked into paying for work that’s not needed. more »»
DATA, taxi service both needed
April 27, 2016 EDITOR: Mr. Grant raised some excellent points in his last later to the press. Both JN Taxi and DATA serve this community. Both are needed service. more »»
April 21, 2016 EDITOR: Neno E. Green’s letter to the editor regarding the attention transgender restroom use is receiving from our “political leaders” is a breath of fresh air. more »»
Escanaba lucky to have Jim O’Toole
April 20, 2016 EDITOR: We sure have been lucky in Escanaba! I’m talking about how fortunate we have been to have our current city manager, Jim O’Toole, for so many years. more »»
Save our instructors
April 19, 2016 EDITOR: Why is it that when budget cuts come to schools the humanities are always the first to suffer? On April 12, Bay College announced that they were not going to renew the contracts of two... more »»
April 19, 2016 EDITOR: Apology to readers of my Letter to Editor In my letter to the Editor, “New Guidelines for K-12 Students,” I reported that “Rep Ed McBroom is crafting a measure to block this initiativ. more »»
Where’s the crisis?
April 18, 2016 EDITOR: Until recently, I was unaware of the crisis faced by our schools: how to deal with the toilet needs of transgender students. more »»