Opinion

OPINION - Reader believes Smith will be fair and honest as Juneau...
It’s not every day a progressive democratic cannabis activist gets a call from a conservative candidate seeking circuit judgeship, but these are...


Letter to Editor: Necedah Referendum –Reader responds to anonymous...
Necedah Referendum – Fact Checking of Anonymous Letter With the exception of the concluding paragraph, this letter is to serve as a fact-check...


Foster parents endorse Smith
To whom it may concern: Dedication, compassion, concern, and looking out for what is in the best interest of others are all things that we should...


Thank you for paying it forward -Letter to the Editor
I neglected to get the name of the kind, generous, lady that brought in a pair of brand new Girls BearPaw brand boots to Gordon Olson Middle...


The Word: New Year-New Day
New Year, New Day! Today Is The Day We Move Forward, Toward And Upward! Today Is The Day We Change Direction And Face The Right Way! No More...


Thank You - Merry Christmas! (editorial)
You will rarely see me write an editorial. There is a reason for that decision. Space in our paper is a rare commodity and one I prefer to save for...


Domestic Violence Includes Sexual Violence -
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. One aspect of domestic abuse that is often overlooked is sexual violence. What can sexual violence...


What about the children? - Opinion
Originally published on January 23, 2013 The January 10th edition of the Messenger of Juneau County ran yet another headline of a monstrous...


Dog Owner Etiquette - Letter to the Editor
With nice weather upon us, dog owners need to remember the laws and etiquette of being a responsible dog owner. People should not have to worry...


Letter to the Editor: Resolution to Legalize Cannabis
This weekend the Democratic Party of Wisconsin 3rd Congressional District passed a resolution to affirm that the DPW supports legalizing the...


New Lisbon Memorial Library Update - Letter to the Editor
Because many people throughout the county have expressed interest in the New Lisbon Memorial Library building expansion, I’m writing to update you...


Armed forces day - Saturday, May 21 (Letter to the Editor)
Fort McCoy will celebrate Armed Forces Day Saturday, May 21 with an open house event from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. As garrison commander of Wisconsin's...


Village of Wonewoc recognizes law enforcement
To the Editor: National Police Week, which occurs each year during the week in which May 15 falls, recognizes the service and sacrifice of U.S....


Letter to the Editor - Ted Cruz's Religious Hypocrisy
The current election year has seen unprecedented political and religious hypocrisy. First we had Governor Walker telling crowds —with a straight...


Mayor addresses misconception - Letter to the Editor
I hope Mauston citizens' enjoyment of the riverwalk and pedestrian bridge can be enhanced by correcting the misconception that general tax monies...