Letters to the Editor

Srinivas is best candidate

To the editor: The mental health care crisis is one of the most urgent challenges facing our state, and I am voting for Dr. Megan Srinivas because she is the candidate qualified to overcome it. Megan was raised here in Fort Dodge with the Iowa values of empathy and service. She cares ...

They support Kraayenbrink

To the editor: There is no one more fitting, and truly all-in, to the job of state senator than Tim Kraayenbrink. Not only have we known Tim personally for many years, but we have been able to experience the intelligence, commitment and drive that has allowed him to be a successful business ...

Re-elect Merrill Leffler

To the editor: Our father, Merrill, is the right candidate for District 4 because we believe he has proven himself thus far to be a great Supervisor. Over the past six years, we have watched our dad selflessly dedicate his time to the improvement of Webster County and have experienced ...

Pro vs. amateur

To the editor: Brenda Angstrom is a pro. Pure and simple. She served Webster County for twenty-four years. She began her career with the Webster County Auditor. After four years with the Auditor, Brenda was named and operated drainage office. She held that position for ten years. In ...

Elect Conrad

To the editor: I have had the pleasure of knowing Niki Conrad for over 30 year. As a former teacher, I saw her work ethic in school, her passion for causes she believes in, and her joy in spending time with people she cares about. I believe Niki will bring those same character traits to ...

Urges to get out and vote

To the editor: I would just like to say it has been an honor serving Webster County this past 38 years, eight years as treasurer, the end of this term. I want to thank you and I am very grateful for the wonderful opportunity and support you have given me serving as Webster County ...

Kraayenbrink will get his vote

To the editor: As a business owner in our community, I could not be more pleased with the progress our district and state have made in the past two years. Tim Kraayenbrink has played an integral part in creating a business climate that has been very positive for Fort Dodge and the ...

Vote Merrill Leffler

To the editor: The results from our community and economic development has been quite positive. The future opportunities have never appeared brighter. Merrill Leffler has been a visionary team player with all the communities within our County and our Region. Merrill works full time to ...

They will vote for Ann Meyer

To the editor: We have voted from the time we were eligible to. Taught by our parents that the right to vote was a privilege, and not one to be taken lightly, we have felt it was our responsibility as citizens to educate ourselves on the issues, and the candidates, so that we could make ...

Re-elect Leffler

To the editor: Webster County Supervisors guide our county government so as to serve the residents needs and keep a forward vision to be positioned to address opportunities that appear on the horizon. Merrill Leffler, candidate for re-election as supervisor, has studied and learned the ...

Believes in Megan Srinivas

To the editor: I am not a member of the Democratic Party. I am not a member of the Republican Party.. After having been very politically involved in the 1970s, I became disenchanted and “dropped out of the political scene.” Today, I don’t get involved in campaigns unless I am certain ...

Supporting Conrad

To the editor: I’m writing in support of Niki Conrad for County Supervisor. The job of this office is to work with all people in Webster County and to listen to their concerns. Niki has demonstrated her listening skills in everything she has been involved in throughout the community. ...

Re-elect Merrill Leffler

To the editor: Nov. 6 is a very important election for our future in Webster County. We have the opportunity to re-elect Merrill Leffler as a member of the Board of Supervisors. Mr. Leffler has been a lifelong resident, small businessman, and community supporter. He pays property taxes in ...

Elect Srinivas to Iowa House

To The Editor: What do we hope for or expect from our elected representatives? That is a question every voter needs to answer for themselves, but I have come to the conclusion that I would like to send the best and the brightest to represent me, whether it is to D.C. or Des Moines. To that ...

Urges support for Scholten

To the editor: I am writing to support JD Scholten for Congress. Scholten will represent the people of NW Iowa with integrity. He has genuine respect for others, listens to opinions, and will fight for all of his constituents. JD has strong Iowa values and will stand up for rural interests in ...

Support Leffler

To the editor: Merrill Leffler has a strong connection and commitment to Webster County. He always is thinking of the future and our future generations in Webster County as he makes decisions on the board. Merrill is the best choice for the board and his continued service is a must. ...

Will vote for Meyer

To the editor: I am extremely grateful and honored to be voting in the upcoming election on Nov. 6. In this election I am urging others in Fort Dodge and district 9 in joining me in supporting Ann Meyer for Iowa Statehouse. I have had the privilege to know Ann and her family for 10 years ...

Support Kraayenbrink

To the editor: One of the top priorities and time consuming challenges of the Iowa Legislature is to enact a balanced budget as mandated by our State Constitution. The health and human services aspect of the budget is very complex as the Federal Government contributes approximately 2/3 of ...

Re-elect Kraayenbrink

To the editor: We have known Tim and Sally Kraayenbrink for over 35 years. Tim started his education and coaching career at NW Webster in Barnum. He was an excellent teacher and coach for our daughters with high moral values. A quality education for all students in Iowa is a top priority ...

Support Megan Srinivas

To the Editor: I wholeheartedly support Megan Srinivas for Iowa House to represent those of us in the 9th District. I had the privilege of having Megan as a student for eight years while she attended Fort Dodge Middle and High Schools. Even at that young age, Megan represented our schools ...