Letters to editor
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For the sake of our manufacturing sector, it’s time to hold other countries accountable for their pollution. In America, we produce manufactured goods much more cleanly and … more
Lee Hamilton’s opinion piece, “Remember what government can do” posted July 20 in the Journal Review shows exactly why government has low trust, not as he intended to explain how … more
The Crawfordsville library is running another terrific reading program for children. I borrowed a friend’s 4-year-old and took him to join the fun. After signing up, we set out to find Woody to … more
  Two of the most significant challenges facing Indiana are improving the educational outcomes for all K through 12 students and greatly elevating the postsecondary attainment levels of our … more

I’ve heard some Montgomery County Council members make some strong comments against zoning for the county. Then I read the article that the council denies a tax break for a proposed solar farm. … more
We are volunteers for the 2022 American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Montgomery County. We are personally involved in the fight against cancer; to remember those we have lost to cancer; … more
Hoosiers are paying more at the grocery and gas pump and may be noticing higher electric bills as well. We want to share background on what’s driving Duke Energy electricity costs and what … more
The recent letter from Kevin Brinegar, president of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, regarding the nation’s recent inflation woes, states “The rush to implement green energy policies is … more
Inflation is at its highest level in decades, leaving far too many Hoosiers struggling to pay for necessities. And that’s if they can even find the products they are looking for. This also is … more

We will be going into the voting booth in just a few days to choose the candidates that are stepping up to serve us in public offices. Since voting for our government leaders is one of the most … more
My wife and I are members of the very nice Indian Creek Cemetery and I would like to alert families of their loved and cherished sites; that theft is occuring. Our site was invaded by theft recently … more
I agree with Mayor Todd Barton that much is at stake in this election for Union Township Trustee, especially in the area of fire and EMS protection for all of Union Township. And I also strongly urge … more
So, let me get this straight. I continue to read where the United States is sending billions of dollars-worth of military equipment, supplies, food etc. to the Ukraine. I also read where the Russians … more
Union Township lies in the center, most populated area of our county, and includes key businesses, industries, and residential areas. While townships have several key responsibilities, none are more … more

The 2022 primary election is upon us. You will have the opportunity to cast your vote for Union Township Trustee. There will be two choices, and both are good people living in our community. The … more
One might wonder: what could possibly bring a 30-year-old woman from Belgium to Crawfordsville? I cannot say that I came to study at Wabash College. Though, I would probably have enjoyed it as a … more
Voters have two choices for Montgomery County Auditor in the 2022 Republican Primary, and both candidates are good people serving in Montgomery County government.  The county auditor, among … more
In these times we hear so many negative things. I had a positive experience this weekend. Sunday I was at a local restaurant when I witnessed the most heart-warming event. There was an elder … more
The front page news in the Journal Review on March 22 has motivated me to write this letter. We hear a great deal about supporting local businesses. And yet our county government chose to go out of … more

As a young Crawfordsville native, I’m excited by the $290 million expansion of Nucor’s Crawfordsville plant. It represents a win for our state and nation — and in two … more
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