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My Turn: Begich hasn't lived up to Uncle Ted's legacy

...other works." Written by Barbara Sigmund, it was published in 1990 and is now out-of-print. Sigmund worked as a letter writer for President John F. Kennedy, served on the City Council of Princeton, New Jersey and in 1982 ran unsuccessfully...
Florence E Rossiter

...Oregon as well as sons-in-law Bob Stutte of Portland and Jim Triplette and his wife Jackie of Juneau. A faithful letter-writer, she remained in contact with many of her nieces and nephews until her death. She is also survived by her faithful...
Love is the best medicine

...lot of people," Betty said. "I think we got to know each other really well through letters. He's an excellent letter writer and still writes letters."Circumstances changed and she decided to leave her nursing job at Bartlett Regional Hospital...
Abortion issue not about right to kill

...mind. However, it is ultimately the decision of the individual. After reading this statement, I wondered if the letter writer was detailing from personal experience. Imagine my surprise, then, to find that the letter was written by a man...
My Turn: What makes Alaskans unhappy?

To hear some politicians, editorial writers, columnists and letter-writers tell it, Alaskans are unhappy. We are told it's about state finances, subsistence, schools, environment and up to a dozen...
Pointers for election-season letter writers

Campaign signs for this year's crop of political candidates are sprouting in front yards around town, reminding me of what I don't want the Empire's opinion page to look like during the election season.
You forgot to add the cost of the car

The letter-writer of "Build the road for cheaper costs," July 24, compares the terrible cost for ferry travel for two adults and a 19-foot...
How about something in lieu of Lew article?

As a daily Empire reader, I enjoy the variety of opinions by letter writers, columnists and editorialists. A real detriment to that variety is Lew M. Williams. Sound off on the important issues at The...
Letter writer wrong about many Alaskans

The fact that Lynn Escola admits to being a left-wing crazy is commendable ("Empire strikes out with graphic photo," Aug. 23). The fact that she is proud of it, proves she is crazy.
Word of Mouth

...expressions of love in Word of Mouth are endorsements of sentiments that previously appeared in print from other callers and letter writers. This form of expression next will be allowed to appear in WOM on Feb. 14, 2002. Mark your calendars. - Editor...


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