Community Voices

Letters to the Editor

Although many of us would prefer to have our children return to in-person learning for a whole variety of reasons including but not limited to our children’s mental and social well being, a number of factors about how the virus is spreading make returning to school irresponsible at present.

I have four children attending 4K-4th grade in Verona. As a parent, an educator, and longtime resident, I am very concerned with the consequences of virtual schooling on my family and community at large. Teachers are essential workers and heroes. They should have the opportunity to show up w…

Gov. Tony Evers has called several special sessions of the state legislature over the last twenty months to address critical issues. All have been met with callous disregard by Wisconsin’s Republican-controlled legislature.

Critics of Donald Trump who publicly express their views, begin by acknowledging their sympathy for Trump’s diagnosis of the Coronavirus, they uniformly say they hope he recovers and wish him well. These comments tend to dilute their criticism of his presidency.

In many ways our world has been changed due to COVID-19 but, one thing that hasn’t changed is the dedication of the Verona Area School District’s Support Staff. Even when the “safer at home” order was in place, members of the school district’s support staff had been working to keep our stude…