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Letters To The Editor Policy

The Daily Chronicle welcomes letters on public issues. Letters must include the author's full name, home address and day and evening telephone numbers. We limit letters to 400 words and one published letter every 15 days. All letters are subject to editing for length and clarity.

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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: Ellwood Neighborhood renews the conversation

    To the Editor:The Ellwood Neighborhood, west of the Ellwood House and east of Northern Illinois Univ ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Letter: New NIU buses seem unnecessary

    To the Editor:We live in a state that is broke and in a nation in which obesity is a major health pr ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Letter: No shortage of skilled labor for homebuilding

    To the Editor: The National Association of Home Builders published a study in July claiming that “sh ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Letter: Numerous opportunities at Lifelong Learning Institute

    To the Editor: The phrase “back to school” brings back pleasant memories of seeing friends after a l ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Letter: DeKalb continues burdening businesses

    To the Editor:I have grave concerns over the direction the city of DeKalb is taking. I have always s ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Letter: Obamacare not reducing health insurance costs

    To the Editor:Readers living in DeKalb County who have private insurance – either through their empl ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Letter: Why won't Hultgren have public meetings?

    To the Editor:Why is U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren afraid to hold public town hall meetings in the 14th C ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:38 pm
  • Letter: Base CEO's pay on that of workers

    To the Editor:On the “Opinions” page of the Aug. 5 edition of the’ Daily Chronicle, Bloomberg News c ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:38 pm
  • Letter: Not comfortable with new-look Grotto

    To the Editor: In the Daily Chronicle’s June 27 story about the new look at the Paperback Grotto (“P ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Letter: Why no outrage for at killings of Christians?

    To the Editor: It seems as though there is plenty of outrage, including a great deal on ‘social medi ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:29 am
  • Guest View: NIU President Baker responds to criticism on raises

    I read with great concern Sharon May’s letter from Monday's Daily Chronicle questioning compensation for two of my senior people. I have no problem wi ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Letter: Remembering V-J Day

    To the Editor:Sixty-nine years ago, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, ki ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Letter: Water a simple, vital element

    To the Editor:Not everyone would agree with my “love affair with water,” especially those who have s ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:22 pm
  • Letter: Can NIU workers get big raises, too?

    To the Editor:Congratulations to the Northern Illinois University employees! President Douglas Baker ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Letter: Trees’ value is beyond treatment cost

    To the Editor:Wasting $25,000 of hard-earned tax money certainly is not a good thing. Anyone not dis ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:36 am
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