Columnists

Coming out swinging, the president and his budget

If nothing else, you have to give President Trump credit for setting up a good old brawl. Whether it has to do with separating children from parents at the Mexican border, declaring a contrived …

Digging deep on oil and gas drilling overhaul legislation

It should come as no surprise to those of us who follow state politics: You could have given odds on a bet that the Democrats’ “trifecta” would at some point roll out major proposed changes to …
Norton
Winning Words

Understanding the simple truth of success

Why do we struggle with achieving success when there really is no secret to success? Is it because we have overcomplicated the thought or definition of success? Or is it because we really just …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Battling at backgammon — that’s just how we roll

It is one man against one woman, without handicap or charity or concession. There is strategy and there is luck. There is grit and there is determination. Words are said in the heat of competition …

Colorado is overdue for red flag warning legislation

You would think that given Colorado’s unfortunate history of shootings and killings in high profile incidents that our state would have been a leader in adopting red flag warning legislation. While …
Letters to the Editor
opinion

Letter to the editor: Greetings Colorado!

How are you doing today? I am writing to you as part of a class project for the novel “The Watsons Go To Birmingham.” My classmates and I are contacting newspapers across the country in a …

Oil and Gas bullies

Oil and gas bullies I feel strongly about the oil and gas bill currently making its way through the legislature. I feel strongly about the health, safety and future of Coloradans and that the …

We have the technology to be green

We have the technology to be green I was impressed but not surprised when I read about new sustainable skis, clothes, and shoes in a recent Westminster Window article. Time and time again, intrepid …

Good people lost in the Blue Wave

Good people lost in the Blue Wave I will take a “short pause” when someone can tell me why these good Adams County servants were not re-elected? Stan Martin, Adams County Clerk and Recorder …

Reject `Red flag’ overreach

Reject `Red flag’ overreach It is my understanding that the current version of HR19-1177, the “red Flag” bill, does not require nor would it allow the accused person the be present at the …
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