Letters to the Editor

Solution to duck problem may be found in the past

To the editor: There is a chance you can do Derry Township a favor. What I’m about to suggest may have already been done or has fallen on deaf ears. Relocation of geese, ducks: Many years ago, possibly 40 or 50, Allentown had a problem with geese on Lake Muhlenberg. I was living and working ...

Thank you for wonderful recent musical concert

To the editor: Flutes and tubas and drums, oh my! On April 4, the Lewistown Community Band along with the Eight to the Bar Sisters presented a simply wonderful concert at the Mifflin County Middle School. Toes were tapping and those in attendance enjoyed a fabulous show including a medley ...

Supervisors taking right steps for Kish Creek health

To the editor: I applaud Derry Township’s supervisors for their proactive approach to rehabilitating Kish Creek at the Kish Park location. The health of Pennsylvania’s waterways is crucial to our community’s wellbeing. Preserving the health of our creeks, streams and rivers starts on ...

Thank you to all who made wild game feed possible

To the editor: On behalf of the Pine Glen CMA Church’s Men’s Ministry/Wild Game Feed, I want to thank Bill, Mike and Clay Ammon, John Sunderland, Larry and Blake Miller, Bob Kauffman, Bryan Bilger, Roy Stewart, Rick Barger, Tom Sheaffer for donating a wide variety of “wild game ...

Daniel Love would serve us well as commissioner

To the editor: I am writing this letter of recommendation in support of Mr. Daniel Love of the Republican Party for Juniata County Commissioner. I believe that he possesses the qualities of a good leader and he can be an excellent role model for our community. I have known Mr. Love his ...

Friedenberg proves he’d be ally of D.C. liberals

To the editor: On the Green New Deal: “I think it’s a win-win: it’s going to create jobs and save the planet, so I am a supporter.” On funding the Green New Deal: “We have to do it. We’ll figure it out. We don’t have another choice.” Think about it: those are Democrat ...

Does private sector do health care better? No!

To the editor: Medicare pays 100 percent of all approved hospital expenses and 80 percent of all approved medical costs for eligible seniors. Most seniors pay no monthly expenditure for the hospitalization coverage, but many seniors pay $135.50 a month for the 80 percent medical cost ...

To keep America great we must ‘put people first’

To the editor: The way to keep America great will always be to “put people first.” Giving huge tax cuts to the corporations and the wealthy didn’t prevent economic recessions and stock market crashes for the Reagan and George W. Bush administrations, but they ran up the national debt ...

Those helped by local chiropractor sought

To the editor: I am doing some research in the life of Dr. Naomi Brubaker, chiropractor. If you have been a patient of Dr. Brubaker and have been helped by her, please share your story with me. Send an email to hopenroy@gmail.com or send it to A.H. Brubaker, 229 Cuba Mills Road, ...

Mini golf at library was another big success

To the editor: We putted for pages, bogeyed for books, mulliganed for magazines, chipped for computers and drove for DVDs. There was the thrill of victory, the agony of defeat and delicious food and drinks for everyone to eat. We found all the stray golf balls in the stacks, counted the money ...