Letters to the Editor

I would like to congratulate the planners of the Stoughton “White Water Park” for trying to bring some interesting activities to our city. Their vision of creating a venue for rafting, tubing, canoeing and Kayaking on the Yahara River conjures up images of pristine mountain stream activities…

I’d like to add my thoughts to Mr. Bob Diebel’s well-written article about our proposed Whitewater park and subsequent dam removal published in the July 23, 2020, edition of the Hub. He has detailed his answers to concerns that others have expressed as well as has offered a complete informat…

Despite the many positive steps forward for more female representation, our State Legislature is still overwhelmingly represented by men. The importance of proper representation in our state government needs to be valued – we need more women at the table when it comes to making decisions in …

In early May, after Wisconsin’s initial 60-day health emergency shutdown, the State Supreme Court told the Ever’s Administration in a very odd and unhelpful ruling, “that’s it, no statewide management. . . virus management is now a local matter.” Result?? Over the past two weeks, new highs i…

I wholeheartedly endorse Melissa Sargent in her run for Wisconsin State Senate. As an advocate for homeless individuals in our communities, I truly value her continued work on legislation that treats homeless individuals, families, and unaccompanied youth with the dignity and respect that th…

As reported in the Hub on June 4, “A man threatened to return with a shotgun to kill protesters at a Stoughton protest Sunday, May 31.” The article went on to report that the police “considered giving the man a verbal warning.” It is apparent that’s what would have happened, except that prot…