Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

Letters to the Editor

Do not pad figures

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

Do not pad figures

My reason for voting against the $190,000,000 school bond:  First I am not against supporting education. However, after reading the details of the proposed bond, I found they were open ended and not specific for building new...

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Don’t wish to pay

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

Don’t wish to pay

I grew up in the midwest, rural area. Most of the people were farmers. The farm kids mostly did not participate in sports. After school it was time to clean out the hog pens. Pity them if...

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Heads in the sand

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

Heads in the sand

Now that Tooele County voters have voted down the school bond, what do we do now? Certainly those of you who voted against the bond have an alternative idea to affect the school age children from Lake...

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We are the problem

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019

We are the problem

This is in response to a recent letter to the editor titled, “Bring your own bag.” This whole single-use plastic bag issue has a sordid history. We lived in Northern California many years ago when the “plastic...

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We gather together

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

We gather together

At Christmas, we celebrate a birth that happened centuries ago. The God of the universe was born of a human mother. This baby Jesus in the manger was not a new God, but the God who had...

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Recreation Center needed

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Recreation Center needed

Teenagers are infamous for saying there is nothing to do. To which parents often reply: “There is plenty to do.” In Tooele County, more specifically Tooele Valley, this is unfortunately not the case. Teens are bored here....

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Bring your own bag

Monday, November 25th, 2019

Bring your own bag

Did you know that 500 billion single-use plastic bags are used each year? As the holidays approach shopping increases, which leads to an increase in the use of plastic bags. Knowing that 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic...

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Opioid addiction awareness

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Opioid addiction awareness

I enjoyed reading your 3-part article regarding the opioid crisis in Tooele County. I work for Mountain West Ambulance, the 911 care provider for the county, as a paramedic supervisor and I wanted to let you know...

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Politicians don’t know

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Politicians don’t know

My name is Kent Williams. I am 76 years old. My dad was Hans Williams. I grew up on his ranch just south of the Skull Valley Indian Reservation. I keep reading stories about the BLM and...

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Valid ID to vote

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Valid ID to vote

Over the past few months I have attempted to contact two of our state’s representatives: Christ Stewart and Doug Sagers. It hasn’t gone well on either account. This being fall, I feel comfortable getting to next year’s...

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