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Barry Named Wrong Dunklee

Dear Editor:I would like to comment about the accusations Barry Aronson made about my husband, Keith in Wes Skillings's article "Golden Childhood."Keith was not the Dunklee who delivered the punch to the teacher, it one of his brothers. More...

Mahon Says Thanks to Community

Dear Editor,As reported in recent editions of the Rocket-Courier, I will assume the duties of District Superintendent in the Abington Heights School District in early August. More...

Little League Threats Illegal

Editor:I stood at a local softball field in Milton, PA this past weekend to watch an ASA Eastern National Junior Olympic Softball Championship for girls 18 years of age and under. More...

John Glenn's Answer

(Editor's Note: The following is from The Buffalo Bugle, publication of the 17th Infantry Regiment Association. It was brought in by Camptown's Bob Stevens.)Some people still don't understand why military personnel do what they do for a living. More...

Pleasantly Surprised By Medical Procedure

Editor:I usually like to keep my personal business to myself, or at least within my family. But a recent experience has me wanting to share, for the benefit of a friend and others who might need this same service. More...

Ovarian Cancer Requires Early Detection

Editor:September is ovarian cancer awareness month.I am taking this opportunity to reiterate the importance of making sure your doctor does a trans-vaginal ultrasound when you have your yearly exam.A pap smear will not detect ovarian cancer. More...

Thanks Job Corps Students

Thanks JobCorps StudentsTo the Students and Staff of Red Rock Job Corps:I have had the pleasure of acting as chaperone for your 2003 and 2004 proms along with my sister, Connie Green, who is employed at Red Rock. More...

A Beehive in The Middle East

Editor:This administration now realizes that poking at bees will get you stung. More...

Retired Army Vet Backs John Kerry

Editor: I would like to submit to your paper a letter written by my brother, Major George G. Reese, retired army, about the current controversy regarding Senator Kerry's military record and his comments after returning from Vietnam. More...

Sportsmen: Beware Of John Kerry

Editor:President Bush has taken the position that the Second Amendment protects a personal, individual right to bear arms.John Kerry believes that the Second Amendment applies only to state-sponsored militias.The Attorney General sent a memo to all U More...

Even Olympic Games Seem to Sell Sex

Editor:I watched part of the Olympics women's volleyball on TV the other day. Now, please don't think me a prude, but I do think they have overstepped the boundaries of decency and good taste. What kind of people are designing these uniforms? More...

A Landscape Littered With Pillars of Salt?

Editor:When the people fleeing Sodom and Gomorrah were told don't look back. Lot's wife did so turn her head and it was instant death. She was turned into a pillar of salt because God saw this as her being sympathetic to what was and is now gone. More...

He Sees Silence as Enemy of Unborn

Editor:We in the pro-life movement have been raising our voices and writing letters to alert our nation to the horror of abortion and the long-term sorrow and guilt of the second victim—the mother."But if the watchman sees the sword coming More...

This Is No Time To Change Leaders

Dear Editor:America, wake up.We are at war—yes, the war is real. It is being waged by very evil people who want to destroy America.The worst part in the fight against the evil ones is that they remain unseen. More...

He's No Supporter Of Kerry, Democrats

Editor:John Kerry and the Democratic party are out of touch with the American people. They and liberal activist judges have given us partial birth abortion, same sex marriage and oppressive gun laws. More...

The Origin of Taps

Editor:I thought your readers would enjoy reading about how the bugle call "Taps" was adopted by the military.I, too, have felt the chills while listening to "Taps," but I have never seen all the words to the song until now. More...

Thanks to Veterans

Dear Editor:Sometimes we think things, but put off telling those people who need to hear that we love them or appreciate them or are thankful for something they have done. This is one of those times. More...

Gov. Corbett Taking Away Protections

Dear Editor, In the span of less than two months, Gov. Corbett has repealed three regulations intended to protect our state parks, our forests and finally our air quality. More...

Citizens Concerned About Gas Drilling Need to Unite

Dear Editor:There is growing concern about the negative effects of gas drilling in our county. More incidents of pollution of ground water, well water, noise, light pollution and air pollution and increasing truck traffic. More...

Why Are We Ignoring Formosa?

Dear Editor: The zeal in which the media has spurred the world to demand liberty for the people in Egypt and Libya poses the question as to why they have ignored the looming threat against the Taiwanese people on the Island of Formosa. More...

Veteran? You May Be Eligible for Pay

Dear Rocket-Courier:The military has been trying to locate tens of thousands of veterans who may be eligible for $500 for every month they were involuntarily extended beyond their normal dates of separation. More...

Why Are We Ignoring Formosa?

Dear Editor: The zeal in which the media has spurred the world to demand liberty for the people in Egypt and Libya poses the question as to why they have ignored the looming threat against the Taiwanese people on the Island of Formosa. More...

Election Letter Policy

The last Rocket-Courier issue in which letters regarding the May 17 primary election will be published is May 5. We ask that all submissions regarding the election be kept as brief as possible. Only one letter per household will be published. More...

Don't Raise Ethanol Percentage in Gas

Dear Editor:Are you kidding? Folks, a new government boondoggle is about to be foisted upon us. EPA has already approved 15 percent ethanol in gasoline. This does not make any sense whatsoever based on the following:1. More...

Couple Thankful For Generous Act

Dear Editor:Yesterday we watched the forecast for rain and flooding coming our way. We are a retired couple; my husband is 83 years old and we had a serious problem. More...

Kudos to Elk Lake Board on Its Budget

Editor:As president of the Elk Lake Support Staff, I would like to express that we are pleased with the opinion of the Elk Lake School Board members. More...

Agrees with Review Of WVHS Play

Dear Editor:I wanted to take a moment to say that Mr. Keeler was dead on with his assessment of the Aida play. The talent was beyond any high school production I have ever attended. More...

Foundation Reports on Wellness Partners

Dear Editor:The Blue Ribbon Foundation of Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that its 2010 Annual Report is now available on our website at www.bcnepa.com/ceBRFoundation.aspx.Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania establi More...

Rocket's "The Best"

Dear Editor:I just wanted to tell you how much I look forward to reading your weekly paper. Wherever I am, I travel across country every fall and south in the winter and make my home in Gibson Twp., PA. More...

Candidate is Consistency Challenged

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Where Have The Party Lines Gone?

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Climate Change No Joke to Reader

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Frustrated By Trucker Trash

Frustrated By Trucker Trash Dear Editor: I think it’s about time for the natural gas companies to give all their truck drivers a day off from work and make them pick up all the trash that they have thrown along the roads. More...

Gas Workers’ Etiquette Questioned

Dear Editor: Who do these gas companies think they are? Today, I was leaving for work, when one of these gas company trucks almost hit us as we are turning onto Main Street in Rome. More...

Welcoming Remarks

Dear Rick: Welcome to your new job at the most charming newspaper on the planet. It is authentic Americana dealing with real peoples’ lives and problems while retaining connection to its history. And we treasure it. More...

McLinko Fan Weighs In

Dear Editor: Often times, when politicians are in office for a few terms, they fall in love with the power of the government. They seek to be re-elected for re-election’s sake. More...

BCHS Expresses Gratitude

Editor: April 10 through April 16th is National Volunteer Week, and the Bradford County Humane Society would like to honor the hundreds of volunteers who have kept the Ulster Shelter functioning for over 36 years. From socializing pets and working More...

Farewell Bid from Rocket Writer

 Dear Wes:An extra special salute to you for all the work you did over the years at the Rocket-Courier. It was a fine job. More...

Prothonotary Detailed with Endorsement

 Editor:Election time is fast approaching and this year, hopefully, voters will educate themselves and make an informed decision. More...

Contributions to Legislators Questioned

 Dear Editor:I wrote a letter to my State Representative (Senator) and asked if there wasn’t a safer way to frack wells after reading it could be done with super-heated water with no chemicals, but it cost more to do it this way. More...

Here's a Thought…

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Reader Supports Obama’s Birthright

 Dear Editor:What can be more puzzling than the “birther” issue? Do real birthers exist, or are they the product of journalistic license, an interesting story intended for entertainment only? Is Donald Trump real? More...

Fresh Leadership Desired

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Lewis Addresses Own Record

 Dear Editor;In response to the letter from “Jean” on April 28. More...

Office Worker Defends Vaughn

 Dear Editor:I am an employee of the Prothonotary’s office. I have worked for Sally Vaughn for a little shy of seven years. More...

Reader Urges Vote for McLinko

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Extolling Virtues Of Leadership

  Dear Editor:For some time I’ve struggled to understand the current concept of leadership. Is it defined by self-promotion, egomania and intractability? More...

Reader Supports Obama’s Birthright

 Dear Editor:What can be more puzzling than the “birther” issue? Do real birthers exist, or are they the product of journalistic license, an interesting story intended for entertainment only? Is Donald Trump real? More...

Reader Questions Uses Of Tax Revenues

 Dear Editor:Remember last summer when a new candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania was around making speeches and promises as to what he would do if elected? More...

Weighing Energy Costs And Alternatives

 Dear Editor:Over the past few weeks I have read the pros and cons of the gas drilling controversy. While I can appreciate the concerns about water safety, there are other matters and issues. More...

Here's a Thought…

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Clean-up Deemed Successful

 Dear Editor:The Cleaner and Greener team would like to extend a huge thank you to all the volunteers and sponsors that came out to help make Laceyville, Wyalusing and Route 6 in between “cleaner and greener.” Without your support we More...

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‘People Fought And Died for the Right to Vote’

 Dear Editor:I am very disappointed in Middletown Township. We have 252 registered voters, 51 voted. More...

Family Appreciates Help After Fire

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NTRPDC Responds to Campaign Rhetoric

 To the Editor:We would like to offer the following in response to an article written by D.C. Koviak covering the Wyoming County Commissioner’s debate a few weeks ago, specifically (to) the statement made by Ron Williams. More...

Student and Mom to Demonstrate for Aide

 Dear Editor:I am a student who attends Wyalusing Valley High School and, while I would prefer most people didn’t know, I have a learning disability. More...

Urges Support Of ‘Right to Know’ Amendment

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Concerns About Water for Campers

 To the Editor:I enjoyed your series article “Sullivan County Shares Skepticism Over Drilling.” Moving from Wyalusing to Lopez has been like night and day, with not much drilling (in Sullivan County) but some truck traffic. More...

Senator Salutes Veterans' Homes

 Dear Editor:The state Senate recently declared June 12 to June 19, 2011, as State Veterans’ Homes Week. More...

Family Disputes Police Report

 Dear Editor:I want people to know the truth of what happened on June 12. Not everything that was reported was accurate. There were things in the article that did not happen. More...

Tax System Questioned

 Dear Editor,Bush tax cuts of 2001 and 2003 were passed with the premise of stimulating economic growth and deficit reduction, in fact The Heritage Foundation, the much-touted GOP think tank predicted no deficits by 2010. More...

ACS Seeks Drivers

 Dear Editor:Did you know that there are people in our community who cannot get to the cancer treatments they need to possibly save their lives? Did you know that there is something that you can do about this problem? More...

Sheriff Extends Gratitude

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Reader Compares Columns and Attitudes

 Dear Editor:(In reference to columns written by publisher David Keeler in the July 14 edition of the Rocket-Courier and one written by news editor Rick Hiduk in the July 21 edition…) More...

Likes Way I See It Column

Dear Editor,Your article in the Way I See It column was a great one. It is about time someone took a look at the issue with the Jake Brakes that has become a problem in our rural towns and/or communities. More...

Important Public Hearing 9/13/11 in Wyalusing on Pentex Pipeline Company

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Veteran Pleased with Parade Response

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Reader Agrees with Letter Writer

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Country Music Thrives (In Texas)

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A Special Thank You

 On behalf of St. Joachim’s Church and the entire community of Meshoppen, I wish to extend a special thank you to Bill Ruark of Meshoppen Stone. More...

Remembering the ’72 Flood

 Dear Editor:Hello, I am sorry for all the mess in Wyalusing. It’s a shame that such flooding has occurred. I thought we had it bad losing beach at the seashore, power lines out everywhere, and three-hour drives for a twenty-minute trip. More...

Federal Funds Squandered

 Dear Editor:As Northeastern Pennsyl-vania got hammered by floods once again over the past month, a few things came to my mind. More...

Many Deserve ‘Thanks’

 Dear Editor,While the gas companies provided much needed assistance in the wake of recent flooding and deserve our thanks, they will recoup most of their expenditures via charitable deductions and/or higher gas prices. More...

Update on Stone wall Hill

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Salvation Army Thanks Supporters

 Dear Editor:The Salvation Army would like to thank the local residents of Bradford County and surrounding communities for their support during the recent flooding.During the flooding, the Salvation Army was able to provide the following to the More...

Unused Front Door Just Part of Home’s History

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"Smile…Gotcha…"

 The Rocket-Courier is to be commended for recently publishing a surveillance photograph of an alleged burglary suspect in the hopes of acquiring a positive identification and the ultimate arrest of the offender. More...

Shopping Plaza Lot Needs Work

 Dear Editor:Have you traveled to Wysox lately, or perhaps every day? I make a few stops weekly to the Towne Centre, and the potholes are getting deeper and deeper. The developer that owns this complex needs to give it a great look. More...

Lack of Public Discussion Deemed Inconsistent

 Editor:The (Susquehanna County) Commissioners' meeting of Nov. 9 was regrettably predictable.  It was extremely short. The motions were not read out loud but addressed as follows: "Motion to approve Item Number ___. More...

Opposing View on Football

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Letter-Writer Thanks Community

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Grinch Steals Evergreen

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Snowbound Driver Assisted

 Dear Editor:On the night of the most recent snowstorm, my car slid off the road on Rt. 6 near Mark’s Restaurant on Browntown Mountain. I called my husband, but he was not able to reach a tow truck. More...

School Taxes Excessive

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Kerry's Support of Stem Cell Research Offers Hope to Ill

Dear Editor:Candidate John Kerry appeals to a very special constituency. It begins with 100 million people in the U.S. More...

Wheels Falling Off PENNDOT Trucks

Editor,What's wrong with this picture?Pennsylvania won't allow my refurbished Mustang on the road because it's missing some emissions devices, but the wheels are falling off their trucks!Richard LascoWysox More...

Record Shows Kerry Opposes Military Programs

Editor,John Kerry, as a member of the U.S. Senate, has opposed most military and defense programs which pertain to national security. Kerry supported Bill Clinton when he dramatically down-sized our military. He proposed reduced funding for the CIA. More...

In Praise of Dr. Cama

Dear Editor:I have spent the better part of my adult lifetime serving as a volunteer with Little League baseball. Not too long ago there was never a problem getting people to volunteer as managers, coaches, umpires and whatever else was needed. More...

Stem-Cell Research: Embryonic vs. Adult

Dear Editor:John Kerry and Ron Reagan have garnered cheers and headlines recently for criticizing the Bush administration for its limits on federal funding of embryonic stem-cell research. More...

Flag Gets Little Respect at Parade

Dear Editor:After attending the parade in Wyalusing on Wednesday evening, as I have done for several years, I feel compelled to write this letter. More...

I'm Not Anti Farming

I'm Not ?Anti-Farming,'Senate Candidate SaysEditor,The Bradford County Democratic Committee has received the enclosed letter sent by Mr. Grant Berry, candidate for PA State Senate in the 23rd District. With Mr. More...

Republicans Smearing Kerry with Distortions?

Dear Editor:The hypocrisy and dishonor of the Republican campaign effort hit new lows with their and President Bush's failure to criticize Swift Boat for truth's lies and distortions. No less authorities than the Wall Street Journal and Sen. More...

Too Many Drivers Ignoring Basic Rules

Dear Editor:The purpose of this note is to point out the absolute failure of the Department of Transportation to educate drivers. More...

Firm Foundation Fails On All Its Fronts

Dear Editor, Wayne Blow and Richard Friend of Firm Foundation have been reported in the Daily Review, Rocket-Courier and Evening Times as explaining that the problems experienced by Firm Foundation of Bradford County have occurred because Firm Founda More...

He Sees Silence as Enemy of Unborn

He Sees Silence asEnemy of UnbornEditor:We in the pro-life movement have been raising our voices and writing letters to alert our nation to the horror of abortion and the long-term sorrow and guilt of the second victim—the mother."But if t More...

Kerry Critic Sees Treason in His Past

Editor:Watching John Kerry's accep-tance speech on television, I came to the conclusion that it was the most fundamentally dishonest act that I had ever witnessed.The basic assumption of his speech was that the majority of the American people would n More...

Sportsmen: Beware Of John Kerry

Editor:President Bush has taken the position that the Second Amendment protects a personal, individual right to bear arms.John Kerry believes that the Second Amendment applies only to state-sponsored militias.The Attorney General sent a memo to all U More...

Innocence Confirmed

Dear Editor, Leona is correct. The guilty Dunklee was not Keith. As an eyewitness to the historic event, I know of what I speak. More...

Beware of Concerns About Living Trusts

Dear Editor:As a member of this community and as an attorney specializing in Elder Law, I am very concerned about the inappropriate marketing and sale to seniors of Living Trusts. More...

Lack of Respect For Old Glory

Dear Editor:I would like to express the hurt and probably the anger I feel every time the American Flag is being viewed by the public, which shows no respect for Old Glory as it passes by.A few weeks ago, Ree Ann Ross had a letter in your column rega More...

Sixth Graders Enjoy Rocket-Courier

Dear Editor:Thank you for sending our class the Rocket-Courier last week. This week was our first paper, and Mr. Minetola showed us the different parts of the newspaper.We saw all the pictures of the football players this week. More...

Local Activist Endorses Lowery

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She Advises, 'Fight The Good Fight'

Dear Editor:It's sad to see the destruction of a peaceful lifestyle and all that goes with it. People in the area live a hard life and deserve better than to have a corporation come in and take over their very existence. More...

Looking at Union Issue in Wisconsin

Dear Editor:I am writing in regard to the labor unrest in the state of Wisconsin. Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin seems to be blaming the unions for the reason that states cannot balance their budgets. In my opinion, Gov. More...

'Gas Boom' Seen As Boon to Area

Dear Editor:It is time for the people of our area to speak up and let it be known that the overwhelming majority of the citizens in Susquehanna and Bradford County are not opposed to the "gas boom" and the drilling going on in our area.We a More...

Address Changes Causing Confusion

Dear Editor:Just a comment on the readdressing of our county roads and changes to our personal addresses. The process may have its good points and it may have its negative points. More...

'Gas Boom' Seen As Boon to Area

Dear Editor:It is time for the people of our area to speak up and let it be known that the overwhelming majority of the citizens in Susquehanna and Bradford County are not opposed to the "gas boom" and the drilling going on in our area.We a More...

Thanks to All Caring People Out There

Dear Editor: Yesterday, on my way to work, my trusty 11-year-old car decided to take a vacation day on narrow Route 409. I was only a few miles from my home, but in that speck of no coverage on the cell phone service map. More...

Let's Build a Visitors' Center

Dear Editor:It is great to see positive development occurring in the area, from a dental center/home, new hotels, to a Rendell-backed downtown Towanda project, etc. More...

Election Letter Policy

The last Rocket-Courier issue in which letters regarding the May 17 primary election will be published is May 5. We ask that all submissions regarding the election be kept as brief as possible. Only one letter per household will be published. More...

Geologist Skeptical Of Treatment Plant

Dear Editor:The Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority (WVSA) plans to allow the building of a frackwater treatment plant along the Susquehanna River must be stoppedIt's absurd for the WVSA board members to even consider, let alone pick, someone to design More...

Don't Allow More Cuts to Our Libraries

Editor:Libraries are busier than ever during this recession and more access to libraries—not less—is needed.Just consider: Last year when circulation was up nine percent and library visitors up 11 percent, the state's public library subsi More...

Election Policy

The last Rocket-Courier issue in which letters regarding the May 17 primary election will be published is May 5. We ask that all submissions regarding the election be kept as brief as possible. Only one letter per household will be published. More...

Let's Be Realistic About Severance Tax

Dear Editor:The issue of levying a gas extraction (severance) tax on companies that are connected with natural gas production in the Marcellus shale play is raised regularly in conversations, newspaper articles, letters to the editor and political ca More...

Gas Tax Deemed Crucial

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Agency Promotes Awareness of Sexual Assault

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Reader Unimpressed By Lowery

Dear Editor:I’ve been around a long  time and have seen politicians come and go. Some were good candidates, while others were merely a distraction. Most offices are open to any candidate, qualified or not. More...

Prothonotary Candidate Lauded

Dear Sir: I am writing to again express my support of Sally Fairchild Vaughn for the office of Prothonotary. I have come to know Sally for years and have the greatest confidence in her. She continues a family tradition of public service. Sincere More...

Praise for Personal Care

Dear Editor: I would like to say a few words in praise and appreciation of Smith’s Personal Care Home in Wyalusing. Having to find affordable, reliable and esthetically suitable accommodations for both my mother and an old family friend withi More...

Lowery Supporter Fights Back

Dear Editor: I write this letter in reply to Bobbi Ott’s (of Wyalusing) letter slamming Commissioner Candidate Lowery for things of nonsense. I am an employee of Lowery’s and have great respect for her conservative values. More...

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Former Co-worker Lauds Vaughn

 Dear Editor:I am writing to express my support for Sally Fairchild Vaughn in her bid for re-election as Prothonotary/Clerk of Courts. More...

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Proposal to Consolidate Administrators

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Will Vote for Vaughn

 Dear Editor:I will gladly cast my vote for Sally Fairchild Vaughn for prothonotary/clerk of courts. There have been a lots of changes in this department in recent times, which Sally and her staff have adapted to with enthusiasm and a smile. More...

Voter Senses Deja Vue

 Dear Editor:Being a person who pays attention to politics and especially Bradford County government, I am very concerned that history may repeat itself. More...

Agency Cites Lack of Drilling Contingency Plans

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In Favor of Gas Industry

 Dear Editor:Is it any wonder that the gas companies have grown silent on the drilling-related stories that your paper has been pursuing. More...

On the Record

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Here's a Thought…

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Helwig Fan Speaks Out

 Dear Editor:Jeff Helwig, Republican candidate for Wyoming County sheriff, has new, interesting and refreshing ideas to bring to that office, and he has the energy and the desire to put them into action. More...

Commissioner Candidates Compared

 Dear Editor:When I read the hysterical ghost written letters slamming Lowery about grants, I had to respond. I worked for the county for over 10 years and Sharon Lowery worked with me as one of the most faithful volunteers I ever had. More...

Dumpster Support Offered?

 Dear Editor:Referring to the article in the Rocket-Courier last week of the Laceyville Council, I would like to clarify a statement. Braintrim Township pays its fair share of the mowings of Donovan Park every year. More...

Organization Lauded for Bridging Gaps

 Dear Editor:This is to bring overdue tribute to a group of unsung heroes serving our community. More...

In Favor of Gas Industry

 Dear Editor:Is it any wonder that the gas companies have grown silent on the drilling-related stories that your paper has been pursuing. More...

Epilepsy Fundraiser Attracts Supporters

 Dear Editor,A big thank you to the community for supporting the Danny Did Foundation in a recent fundraiser. Shabby Shek and I coordinated a buzz cut day for this very little known organization and many people responded. More...

Reader Suggests That ‘Locals’ Discard More Roadside Trash

 Dear Editor:I am writing in regards to the individual who wrote the piece about being frustrated by trucker trash. More...

Catastrophes Attributed To Sins

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Can Kindergarten Be Saved?

 Dear Rocket-Courier:I am a constituent of yours. More...

Agency Fights Funding Cuts

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Frack The Sky

 Dear Editor:If you drive around the area at night, you might see a flickering glow over the next hill. After reaching the summit, you're in view of an amazing spectacle: a 99-foot candle blazing out of a natural gas well. More...

Lancaster-Based Group Weighs in on Impact Fee Bill

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Double Standards At Domestic Relations?

 Dear Editor:Since the year 2000, my husband has had an open case with Domestic Relations, however, he is the minority: he is supposed to receive child support from the child’s mother. More...

DEP Chief Claims to Hold Gas Drillers Accountable

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Not A Casey Fan

 Dear Editor,The specter of Sen. Robert Casey destroying this nation for another six years is truly upsetting. It was Sen. More...

Veteran Asks Parade Watchers to Respect American Flag

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Official Encourages Methane Venting

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Patriots Weigh In

 Dear Editor:This is in regard to Mr. Morrow’s letter. First of all, I’d like to thank him and so many others who have sacrificed so much for serving our country. More...

Sunday Hunting Will Affect Recreation

 Dear Editor:The issue of expanding hunting on Sundays, HB 1760, is falsely being touted as a hunting only issue by a small cadre of special interest groups; NRA, US Sportsmen’s Association. More...

Fighting for Space At Gas Pumps

 Dear Editor:When you go to a gas station, the purpose is you need gasoline. Well, that is what I thought one Friday afternoon as I pulled in with my pickup to get gas at the Camptown Dandy Mini Mart. More...

Excessive Speeding on Rt. 706 Between Wyalusing and Camptown

  Editor:I live in Merryall, which is 3.5 miles from Wyalusing and 1.5 from Camptown. In the Camptown area we have an elementary school where the traffic speed is posted at 55 miles per hour. More...

Questioning Outcome of Public Assistance

 Dear Editor:I know more than a few people who are on medicare or welfare, but are able to work, but cannot afford medical insurance. I am aware that many are not able to work at all because of the extreme consequence of their disability. More...

Questions About School Bus Routes

 Dear Editor:Last year prior to school termination, this writer was informed that when opening the new school in Wyalusing the school bus would be using Bowling Alley Road from the Turkey Path to Route 6 and then to the school. More...

Mother Knows Best

 Dear Editor:It is time for PennDOT to do the right thing. Lower the speed limit on 706 and on 409.On Oct. 14th of 2009 a petition was denied by PennDOT to lower the speed limit on one mile of 409, between intersections of Rt. More...

Proud of Community Spirit

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Shameless Hit-and-Run

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Salon Owner Grateful

 Dear Editor:Now that the floodwaters receded and I have time to think, all I can say is “Wow, what a community.”Because of you, our hearts were full and not broken that first day when we saw the damage to Genesis Salon. More...

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Fair Committee Grateful

 Dear Editor:I would like to thank everyone in the community that helped make two of my dreams come true. More...

Occupy Wall Street and the Bankers

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American Morals Challenged

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Objects to Recent Letter

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History Repeating Itself?

 Dear Editor:Tonight as I drove down to Watchung, NJ from Towanda, I listened to an audio book about our U.S. History on two cassette tapes. More...

Hospice: Focus on Living

 Dear Editor:No one likes to think about death and dying, but it’s something everyone has to face eventually.  There’s an incredible resource in our community that provides comfort, dignity and respect to all those coping with a More...

Manner of Discipline Addressed

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What Europe and America Have in Common

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Pipeline Needlessly Imperils Children

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Marcellus Shale Development: Let’s Get It Right

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