Letters to the Editor

Neighbors helping neighbors stay warm

To the editor:The Sixth Annual Walk for Warmth was held Feb. 6 at the Fayette Area Lions Den in McAlisterville. The event was sponsored by MCS Bank in partnership with the United Way of Mifflin-Juniata. This year's event raised $12,610.83 to support the Mifflin-Juniata Energy Bank.The MJ Energy ...

Trump’s idea could be worse than Obama’s

To the editor:When Donald Trump was asked by Anderson Cooper on Feb. 18 if he would repeal Obamacare, I heard him say "I like the mandate part," but I want something that will cover everybody.Mandate: An authoritative order of command, especially a written one.The most important word Trump said ...

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CVS plan isn’t perfect but it’s an improvement

To the editor:It is refreshing to finally see the community take an interest in the future of downtown Lewistown. As might be expected, folks have differences of opinion as to the demolition of older buildings and the proposed construction of a new CVS box store. I view this as an opportunity ...

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Editor's note: Comments published inthe Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified whenpossible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact.Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments in ...

Relay For Life thanks MCHS football boosters

To the editor:The Mifflin/Juniata Relay For Life would like to thank the Mifflin County High School Football Boosters for their substantial donation of $1,700. The Relay committee wanted to commend you on all of the hard work throughout the year. We also wanted to thank the football team, ...

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‘Pre-emptive diplomacy’ is way to go with North Korea

To the editor:Everybody's getting all worked up because North Korea has launched a long-range rocket. "Gee, this thing could reach the United States," say newscasters and pundits. Relax, already. North Korea is never going to fire a missile at the U.S. Supreme Leader Kim may be silly and ...

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Editor's note: Comments published in the Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact.Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments in ...

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Editor's note: Comments published in the Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact. Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments ...