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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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Fax: 815-758-5059
Mail: Daily Chronicle, Letter to the Editor, 1586 Barber Greene Road, DeKalb, IL 60115

Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: Mental Health Court is coming to DeKalb County

    Dear Editor: I would like to thank the Daily Chronicle for the recent series on mental health issue ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Letter: Support Amato in GOP state's attorney race

    Dear Editor: I would like to thank the Daily Chronicle for the recent series on mental health issue ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Where is the next question?

    What’s happened to investigative journalism and critical thinking? Why, too frequently these days, d ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Letter: Prairie Band bingo project is a winner

    The economic impact of the Prairie Band project will be very positive. The project is expected to draw annually over 900,000 visitors to our community ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Letter: Life, liberty and pursuit of happiness, for all?

    To the Editor:The Constitution guarantees that every United States citizen has the right to Life, Li ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: Speak out against Prairie Band Potawatomi bingo plan

    To the Editor: The federal Bureau of Indian Affairs has announced a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: Assembly laws should go through city commissions

    To the Editor: It has come to my attention that the City of DeKalb is interested in two ordinances ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Low gas prices a harbinger of trouble

    To the Editor:Thumbs-up for lower gas prices! It means that we are in an period of economic downturn ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 8:50 am
  • More guns lead to fewer killings

    To the Editor:In Tuesday’s Daily Chronicle, John Rogalin’s letter, “Founders’ intent clear in preamb ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 8:50 am
  • Letter: Media out to get Donald Trump

    To the Editor: Bob Schieffer of CBS News had the audacity to ask Mr. Donald Trump if he was ‘’thin ...
    Jan. 16, 2016 - 1:46 am
  • Letter: NIU men’s basketball is back

    To the Editor: I have been attending Northern Illinois University basketball games for over 45 year ...
    Jan. 16, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • 20 years later, family’s pain has not subsided

    To the Editor:Twenty years! Twenty years? We are still adjusting as a family to the loss of a daught ...
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 11:40 am
  • Letter: Shodeen plans not the best security practices.

    To the Editor:I am a member of multiple security based organizations, including ASIS International a ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 10:02 pm
  • Letter: This year we all get a bonus day

    To the Editor:We have 366 days this year because of the leap year. It takes the Earth 365.2422 days ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 10:02 pm
  • Letter: Experience necessary for presidency

    To the Editor:If businessman and theatrical presidential hopeful Donald Trump is so heavy on “saying ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you think of Shodeen's plan for building upscale apartments and a hotel in downtown DeKalb?
    Downtown DeKalb needs anything it can get
    The density of the development is too high for the area
    A good start, could work with some changes
    Approve as is