Letters to the Editor

Cost

March 15, 2017 at 10:02 am

I have been reading articles that have statements from Phil Baker, and Luke Russell, and I keep seeing them mentioning how the Lucky Friday Mine is Hecla’s “highest cost mine.” After reading this over and over again it has got me thinking a...

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To the company

March 14, 2017 at 1:00 am

For the last ten years, two months, and 12 days I have dedicated my life to you. I made it a choice to stay and be faithful to the company. I have been grateful for the life you have given me. In the last ten years I have seen the good time...

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March 10, 2017 at 10:25 am

Trump greatest threat to public landsDear Editor,Trump and his billionaire puppets in the White House represent the greatest threat to our public lands since their establishment. Even Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon are threatened with des...

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Delusional, Mr. President?

March 01, 2017 at 10:16 am

Delusional, Mr. President?Wa La we have a narcissistic and delusional president, look up what Dr. Phil said about him.If you or I had done the things Trump has done, we would get two years in the electric chair.Questions:1. Is it possible T...

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Thoughts on Trump, Fox News, and Obama

February 22, 2017 at 1:00 am

I am writing this article on Friday, January 20th, the day that Donald Putin Trump gets inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States, if he keeps his promises, he will do well, but, if he fails, Trump will go to the dump. What I m...

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Open letter to Phil Baker, CEO Hecla Mining Co.

February 18, 2017 at 1:00 am

Mr. Baker,Since you felt compelled to attract support for your labor contract offer to Lucky Friday hourly workers in the form of a full page ad in the News-Press, I feel compelled to respond in the News-Press as well. First of all Mr. Bak...

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Organ or stem cell donor stories wanted!

February 14, 2017 at 1:00 am

Hello Silver Valley! I am working on a column for the Shoshone News-Press that will highlight the importance of being an organ or stem cell donor. The focus will be a person who currently lives or passed away in Shoshone County and received...

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Thank you all!

February 09, 2017 at 1:00 am

Silver Valley has the biggest hearts in the universe! This year was a great year for the many donations given to help the children and families to meet the Christmas needs here. We all saw what great things can happen when we pull together...

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2017 The Bridge Giving Tree summary

February 04, 2017 at 1:00 am

This year was a great opportunity to again connect, encourage and help out some very special families with some 141 amazing children. We have done this for three Christmas’ now and over this time we have helped dozens of generous & lov...

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It’s time to give back

February 03, 2017 at 1:00 am

The Osburn Lions Club needs you to continue helping meet the needs of our end of the Silver Valley. For those that have lived in the Osburn, Silverton, and Wallace area you are familiar with what the Club does. Chartered in 1952, the Osburn...

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