Letters

Editor, Daily News Quit smoking for the holidays. With the holidays and 2017 fast approaching, make a resolution for a healthier life for you and your family. If you’re a smoker, quitting is the most important step you can take to protect your health, decreasing the risk of lung disease,...
Editor, Daily News I don’t always come to Orange and Athol, but [this week] I made a trip to deliver some toys to the Toys for Tots program collection in Athol. I shopped in Orange at Walmart for the toys. When checking out I noticed FIVE self-check-out aisles! There were only two humans working...
Editor, Daily News It’s my turn. Regarding the letter from Genevieve Fraser, boy, I can tell she never studied politics, the world wars, Hillary and Bill’s history and the fact that her hero, Bernie, is a certified Socialist. The Electoral College has spoken; see a grief counselor. You...
ATHOL — In the first sentence of a letter to the editor published Thursday, the number of years writer and Athol resident Keith Conway has been an American was printed incorrectly. The first sentence should have read, “In my 61 years being an American I have been extreme left wing and right wing...
Editor, Daily News During this holiday season many of you will be out shopping. Reminder: Please take your reusable bags with you. This way there will be no need, no matter which store you are in, to use their single-use plastic bag. Eventually it will be against state law to use single-use...
Editor, Daily News President-elect Trump threatens everything I believe in and have spent a lifetime supporting or actively striving for. Hillary was not the perfect candidate, Bernie was, but she will do. Trump has to go, and I hope the Electoral College agrees. Otherwise, he will undermine the...
Editor, Daily News A while ago I wrote a letter to the Athol Daily News called “Matrix USA.” In the article I spoke about a controlling entity within the United States whose purpose is to manipulate people with misinformation. I said, “Their objective: to mislead Americans into believing a...
Editor, Daily News In my 16 years being an American I have been extreme left wing and right wing. These periods are divided up into different phases I was experiencing in life. As I look back I do not believe either one was right, wrong or good or bad, just different. Now I try my best to hang...
Editor, Daily News In light of the recent controversy surrounding the town of Athol entering into an agreement to regionalize fire and police dispatch with the city of Gardner, I feel compelled to offer a few thoughts. First, Athol built a modern police facility which includes an expansive...
Editor, Daily News A regional dispatch radio clarification... The Athol Selectboard meeting of Nov. 15 made it public record when a report was read outlining the current radio system in use by the Athol Police Department. It reads, “Athol uses low band, which must be upgraded by 2018;” “Athol...

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