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Letter: Mayor cannot “disregard valid emergency health order”

The (05/14/20) RDR as set forth by Dennis Kintigh that he doesn’t see the mask order as enforceable and the Roswell PD will not...

Letter: Not bothered by Nancy Pelosi’s expensive ice cream

I hear on Fox News and right-wing radio that I am supposed to be upset because Nancy Pelosi keeps expensive ice cream in a...

Letter: Emulate safe practices, don’t flaunt precautions

With more people returning to stores as restrictions decrease, customers and managers of businesses need to make an important decision: Practice safety measures or...

Letter: Rail lines throughout state have been upgraded

According to New Mexico 4 Economic Prosperity (NM4EP), New Mexico is part of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Southern Transcon, which runs from...

Letter: Quality of life venues not optional, not frivolous

It is deeply concerning that City Councilor Best has misunderstood the entire purpose of city government. Quality of life departments like the library, museum...

Letter: Governor is auditioning for VP

In the past two months, every single prediction concerning the COVID-19 has been proven wrong. First it was 2.2 million deaths in the U.S.,...

Letter: A sustainable multi-billion dollar industry

With the recent “bust” in our current economic “boom” in the oil and gas industry, the New Mexico Legislature had to schedule an emergency...

Letter: Every business is essential

Since the beginning of this pandemic, we have been hearing about “essential businesses” and “non-essential businesses.” Banks, hospitals, construction, utilities, grocery, public works are...

Letter: Speed bumps or traffic monitoring needed

At roughly 11 a.m. this Tuesday morning someone driving a small white sedan going at more than the legal limit was traveling south on...

Letter: Maybe it’s time the governor refocus her attention

From the Wednesday RDR story (Governor gives new ... orders) it was reported that one of her new decrees was to provide bonuses (hazard...

Letter: The US has ignored ‘education of the emotions’

My heart goes out to William Liakos (Guest Essay, “An ounce of empathy and compassion for others,” May 5), who recently lost his grandfather...

Letter: Wearing a mask shows you’re careful and you care

The Centers for Disease Control recommends that people cover their nose and mouth when in public. As a physician this comes as no surprise....

Letter: Taking a biblical view of the pandemic

We would do well to look at the corona virus epidemic from a biblical perspective. Job 1 and 2 tells us Job was the most...

Letter: COVID-19 is not ‘Trump’s Chernobyl’

It angers me to no end when the news media pundits compare the coronavirus pandemic to the Chernobyl meltdown. At Chernobyl, less than 50...

Letter: Writer takes issue with criticism of councilor

Letter writer Samuel D. Merriweather wrote at length about a city council member he chose not to name. Mr. Merriweather believes this city councilor’s...

The conflicting views on addressing the pandemic

Let me preface this by saying I'm 84 years old and high risk for the virus for more reasons than just my age, so...

Letter: China’s coronavirus actions warrant a response

When are we going to recognize that China is our enemy? The fact that the Chinese government restricted internal travel in China because of the...

Letter: Southeast NM could be used as a ‘testing area’

I would like to suggest that our mayor and other community leaders contact Gov. Lujan Grisham and propose that southeastern New Mexico (Chaves, Lea...

Use time to shape the new normal

There are all sorts of suggestions out there for what to do with time spent at home during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Of course...

Letter: It’s time to return to work

Is it time to go back to work? It seems there are a number of contending views. The first is the division between the many...

Letter: Lawmakers pen open letter to governor

Dear Gov. Lujan Grisham: We are writing in support of our county and city administrators to encourage your reconsideration of the current shutdown of...

Letter: Moves to stunt ‘hypervirulent killer’ not illegal

During the recent Saturday rally to reopen the economy, a retired Roswell doctor stated, “The governor closed the churches, and I find that illegal...

Letter: Group of mayors express support for governor’s orders

Dear governor: We write this letter to express our support for the actions you have taken to fight COVID-19 in the great State of...

Letter: Far left is taking advantage of this crisis

Had more people known about the protest rally Saturday, the number of people would have been much greater. Here’s why: We’re told to stay...

Letter: COVED-19 is not Trump’s Chernobyl

It angers me to no end when the news media pundits compare the coronavirus pandemic to the Chernobyl meltdown. At Chernobyl, less than 50...

Letter: Let’s focus on caring, not gathering

In the Sunday edition of the Record, on the same front page reporting on a rally demanding the state open the economy and ease...

Letter: Old election slogan may be revived

Gov. Lujan-Grisham insists that big box stores are essential while small businesses are not and must stay closed. Her reasoning is that having risk...

Letter: Thank you, RDR

I thank all of those who are keeping the rest of us safe, fed and informed. I can stay home because of all of...

Path’s hard to follow, easy to see

It’s been difficult to watch in recent weeks as many of the things that lend our city its unique character have been muted by...

Letter: Proud of those going above and beyond

All people are special! We as a society do not always see or acknowledge that but this adverse time has opened our eyes to...

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