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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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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: Adam Kinzinger is a model of a guardian of the nation

    To the Editor:Nations require guardians, citizens require good representation, young people require ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Letter: Jerry Smith can unite DeKalb as mayor

    To the Editor:My name is Arthur (Larry) Lundgren. I have lived 70-plus years in DeKalb and raised an ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Letter: Visit with Mike Verbic in DeKalb's 6th Ward

    To the Editor: I write to ask for your vote April 4 to serve and work as your alderman. DeKalb has ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 8:57 am
  • Letter: Why rush to approve downtown DeKalb project?

    To the Editor:Regarding the Cornerstone DeKalb Project: This project is being considered as a downto ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Letter: Medicaid critical for adults in long-term need

    To the Editor:Would you help a person with a disability? Someone who can’t walk and uses a wheelchai ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Letter: Team Trump excludes competent people

    To the Editor:John Stossel's opinion column in Saturday's Daily Chronicle (NYT's smearing of Team Tr ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Letter: Smith's action plan if elected DeKalb mayor

    To the Editor:Many residents who were unable to attend the first DeKalb mayoral candidate forum have ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:31 pm
  • Letter: Trump's goal is white supremacy

    To the Editor:Imagine that sometime in the next several weeks, the Supreme Court lifts the temporary ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:32 pm
  • Letter: Democracy or autocracy?

    To the Editor:A quick review: democracy is a system where the people have the right to determine the ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Letter: Kinzinger, not aides, should talk issues with constituents

    To the Editor:The traveling office hours for U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Channahon, on Feb. 1 highli ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Letter: Vote Lang for mayor of Sycamore

    My name is Dr. Curt Lang, a candidate for mayor of the city of Sycamore. I am writing to give the residents of Sycamore some background and to encoura ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Letter: Wind turbines help environment, landscape

    To the Editor:After reading Paul Ballard's letter to the editor ("Wind turbines harm environment, la ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Letter: Trump should be held to higher standard than Costanza

    To the Editor:Delbert Nordbrock’s letter to the editor on Feb. 7 (“The difference between beliefs, f ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 11:52 pm
  • Letter: Citizens should stand up for beliefs

    To the Editor:President Donald Trump vowed Monday to allow only people who “want to love our country ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Letter: New board must choose right leader for DeKalb School District 428

    DeKalb school boards traditionally have had a problem with hiring the right superintendents. One of the reasons I am running for school board in DeKal ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:35 pm
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