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Letters To The Editor Policy

The Daily Chronicle welcomes letters on public issues. Letters must include the author's full name, home address and day and evening telephone numbers. We limit letters to 400 words and one published letter every 15 days. All letters are subject to editing for length and clarity.

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Mail: Daily Chronicle, Letter to the Editor, 1586 Barber Greene Road, DeKalb, IL 60115

Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: If Trump delivers, we'll pretend he's not a lemon

    To the Editor:It's not likely the fraud-elect, Donald Trump, can survive a four-year term without fa ...
    Dec. 5, 2016 - 1:04 am
  • Letter: Everyone needs a happy place

    To the Editor:Most of us can remember a happy place (memory) that we can visit in our imagination.Wh ...
    Dec. 5, 2016 - 1:05 am
  • Letter: DeKalb candidates must have detailed plans

    To the Editor:Our community faces substantial economic and social problems.  Volunteer organizations ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Letter: Climate Reality Project points the way to renewable energy

    To the Editor:This summer I attended The Climate Reality Project in Houston with a friend and collea ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Letter: Kish College partnerships help to prepare youth

    To the Editor:Recent reports show that almost 90 percent of millennials who graduate from high schoo ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Letter: Keep holidays special, separate

    To the Editor:In response to your editorial, "Shining a spotlight on Thanksgiving" (Nov. 21, page 13 ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Letter: The sum of all fears under Trump

    To the Editor:There is no higher fall than that of exaltation to despair. Like a picture-perfect day ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 11:22 pm
  • Letter: Add chronic pain, autism to medical marijuana list

    To the Editor:I agree very much with letter writers Sam and Elliot Ihm about adding autism to the li ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Letter: Being thankful for things often taken for granted

    To the Editor:      The Thanksgiving holiday is a wonderful time each year to pause from our helter- ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 11:22 pm
  • Letter: Safe Passage will stand with you

    To the Editor:Many people are hurting. Many people are anxious about the future. Many people are str ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Letter: Picture shows poor taste

    To the Editor:This week the Daily Chronicle has been publishing an ad for a 2016 Fall Dance Concert ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Letter: Tell DeKalb officials to restore clerk to full time

    To the Editor:When the city of DeKalb was founded in 1865, the city clerk was a full-time position. ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Emmer will serve with diligence, consideration, competency

    To the Editor:Campaign season has been upon us for a while now.Like many, I will be pleased next Wed ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Resolve in wake of Trump's win

    Resolve in wake of Trump’s winTo the Editor:Donald Trump is claiming a mandate. On the contrary, Hil ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Letter: Where is all our money going?

    To the Editor:I have listened to Jim Mason on the radio several times. I don'’t want to misquote him ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:13 am
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