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by Dan Levens, Galena

Went into Dillon’s to have a pop and when I came out my tire was flat. Along came Pat Redfearn and Ron Ehrler. Got the tire off, took and got it fixed and back on truck. Tried to pay but said no pay and we don’t …

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Get out and vote

by John Freitag, Galena, Jo Daviess County Democratic Central Committee

According to the 2014 census, there are approximately 17,800 residents of voting age in Jo Daviess County, yet on average only 11,000 of these eligible …

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Vote For Leinen

by Bill Grosshans, Galena

I urge all eligible voters in Galena and Jo Daviess County to vote on Nov. 8 for Ron Leinen as the next Jo Daviess County State’s Attorney.

I worked for 34 years in the criminal justice system …

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Brand is negative

by Kathy Winkelhake, Galena

I am writing in response to VisitGalena’s recent decision to name their marketing campaign “Helluva Half Mile.” I find this “brand” to be negative and not as welcoming …

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Stand against domestic violence

by Robyn Davis, domestic violence 

legal advocate, Riverview Center

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This year’s theme is “Take A Stand.” By taking a stand we intend to …

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Refusal to stand

by Irle Boehm, Galena

I believe that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand for the singing of our national anthem and his subsequent statement, “I will not show pride in a flag for a …

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Vote yes on Safe Roads amendment

by John Freitag, chairman of the Jo Daviess County Democratic Central Committee, & Michael Dittmar, chairman of the Jo Daviess County Republican Central Committee

Republicans and Democrats in Jo Daviess …

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Lyme disease research facility?

by Bill Fawell, Galena

Tick bites are responsible for an estimated 300,000 Lyme-disease infections in the U.S. a year, according to the study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control’s The National …

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

by Dr. Ralph Losey, chief medical officer,

Midwest Medical Center, Galena

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. As a physician and a prostate cancer survivor I would like to present information about …

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Unnecessary embellishment and drama

by B.J. Holmes, Geneva

We thought you’d want to know. . .please do not believe everything you read, i.e. the recent Aug. 25 press release of a one car accident on Ferry Landing Road.

The …

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There isn’t enough sunlight

by Doug Allin, Scales Mound

From Mr. Turczynski’s letter last week it is obvious he is a lot more knowledgeable and sophisticated regarding the power grid and solar energy than I am. My only measure of …

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Getting a return

by Mark T. Turczynski, Elizabeth

In his letter to the editor on Aug. 10, Doug Allin indicated that after installing his solar array and receiving both the state and federal incentives, his experience was an economic …

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