The Ottumwa Courier

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • Lack of respect is saddening Recently, I was pulled over to the side of the road waiting for a funeral procession to pass, and I was deeply saddened by others' total lack of respect for the family of the deceased. I was taught by my parents that no matter what, I was to pull ove

    October 1, 2013

  • Thanks for reunion help Kudos to Hotel Ottumwa. The 1958 Class of OHS recently held their 55th class reunion at Hotel Ottumwa. The reunion committee wanted to provide for our classmates a comfortable place to gather, light-hearted entertainment and good food. With the excep

    October 1, 2013

  • Obamacare failings outweigh benefits New tax starts on Oct. 1. Everyone pays. Every legal U.S. citizen will be taxed for the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). IRS is the controlling agency. Don’t want or feel you need to buy health care insurance? Sorry, you have to or you will be fine

    October 1, 2013

  • Comedienne's talk undermines her politics Irony: I was recently watching the television (something that we don’t often do) when Ellen DeGeneres came on. Even when I do watch the television, I do not watch Ellen because I do not in any way support (even with TV ratings) promotion of the popu

    September 27, 2013

  • Take an interest in elections League of Women Voters of Ottumwa strongly supports citizen participation in all phases of self government. LWV of Ottumwa would like to commend the Ottumwa Courier for encouraging citizen participation through publishing editorials and news coverag

    September 27, 2013

  • Thank you for helping A special thank you to the people who helped my husband and me Saturday evening at Bridge View Center. You were so kind and thoughtful. We really appreciated it. Thanks to Dr. Curil and Larry Gawronski for caring so much. We are doing fine now. Pete

    September 27, 2013

  • Thanks to unknown benefactor To the lady who found my mother's purse on Sept. 18 around noon and who turned it in to Burger King staff for safekeeping: Thank You! Your kindness is so very much appreciated, and it renews our faith in society. Jerry Krafka Ottumwa

    September 24, 2013

  • Impressed with Hanson at reunion The class of 1953 got an amazing breath of fresh air from a unique individual who is at the helm of the “Good Ship Bulldog.” Mr. Mark Hanson should be esteemed as one of the Board's greatest discoveries. He addressed the 60th class of some of Ottumwa

    September 24, 2013

  • Take time to answer why Why? A simple question that has been asked trillions and trillions of times by children the world over. The innocent desire to experience the wonders of all they see, hear, smell, touch and taste, enjoying every new revelation of Truth. It can also b

    September 20, 2013

  • Thanks to Blakesburg supporters Many thanks to all of you who visited the Old Gym at the Blakesburg Corn Carnival. The Garden Club had a beautiful display of flowers and plants, canned goods, fruits and vegetables and, of course, corn! Colorful quilts, made by our own people in the

    September 20, 2013

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