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LETTER: 'Nice try'

I read Linda Holub’s Regulars column on May 24, which was an eloquent, intelligent article about the upcoming SCOTUS decision on constitutiona…

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LETTER: 'How ironic'

In a May 27 Letter in the Journal concerning Linda Holub’s Regulars column on May 24 regarding the same-sex marriage issue, the writer called …

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LETTER: Who will be held accountable?

The recent celebration of Memorial Day was about honoring those who fought with honor. We all know that bad things happen in all wars and in o…

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LETTER: Closing pools is shortsighted

It seems like Sioux City is always trying to close down one or more swimming pools due to operating costs. It's a good thing that the city wan…

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LETTER: 'Taxpayers will be getting the shaft'

Now all the information comes out. The property tax revenues from this new hog plant goes to the city, county, WIT and Sergeant Bluff school d…

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LETTER: Woodbury County taxpayers 'should be furious'

Take heed, Woodbury County residents. Last week, three of our supervisors voted to give taxing authority to an outside entity without any assu…

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LETTER: Legislature should invest in Mission:Lifeline

As the Legislature goes into its final days debating budgets, I urge them to protect one investment that will help EMTs like me save lives rig…

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LETTER: 'This should be addressed through the state'

How come the city is busy patting itself on the back on the proposed new packing plant coming to Sioux City? The Sioux City School District is…

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LETTER: 'Standing on the side of love' is better place

For some reason, the Journal allowed Linda Holub to pretend to represent Christians in her Sunday Regulars column about gay marriage. In truth…

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MINI: 'Shame on Nebraska'

Shame on Nebraska. It is "Thou shalt not commit murder," a deliberate and wanton slaying of a human being by another human being. The biblical penalty is death.

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