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Letters to the Editor

Stop the horse slaughter

Dear editor: It is with a heavy heart that I must express my great disappointment in the Government of Alberta for their blatant disregard for the sanctity of the Wild Horses of Alberta for allowing the capture, which will ultimately end in mass slau

Concern over fire dispatch to highways

Dear editor: I’m writing to express my concern about the article that appeared in last week’s Eagle titled, ‘Changes to dispatch concerns local firefighters.

Jumping Pound 4-H Club looking forward to 2014

Dear editor: Happy New Year from the Jumping Pound 4-H Beef Club! Congratulations to our executives: Megan McLeod, Jared Couch, Brandon Fraser and Maddy Sibbald. Also, congratulations to all the other members who make up our various committees.

Kindness not unnoticed

Dear editor: I would like to thank some people who stopped last Sunday at an accident at the bottom of the Cochrane Big Hill.

Sunset's snow blowing angel is appreciated

Dear editor: To whomever in Sunset is clearing our sidewalks with their snowblower, we would like to express our sincere gratitude.

Tough on crime?

Dear editor: I read the article about the plea bargain by Ryan Gibson concerning the brutal and senseless death of Brandon Thomas in December 2012. Once again my heart went out to Ms.

Testing sincerity of an editor's promise

Dear editor: On behalf of the staff of the Calgary Eyeopener, CBC Calgary’s morning radio program, we’d like to thank Eagle editor Derek Clouthier for joining us on our show Jan. 2.

A letter to stir the editorial juices

Dear editor: This morning, I heard you (Derek Clouthier) on the Calgary Eyeopener on CBC Radio, making a heartfelt plea to listeners to submit more letters to the editor of the Cochrane Eagle.

Column too quick to point finger

Dear editor: I have to agree with most of Ryan McLeod’s Dec. 12 ‘rant.’ I say most, because he lost me when he started on the GlenEagles merge onto Highway 1A. I have never encountered a merge lane with a yield sign.

Christmas Eve at Urgent Care

Dear editor: I read in the Dec. 26 edition of the Cochrane Eagle that you are encouraging readers to write in and not to be shy or nervous, and definitely not to be silent about a situation that is good or bad.