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Brodie Farquhar: What really makes America great again?

"MAGA was the slogan of the Donald Trump campaign. It was both inspirational and vague enough that citizens could project their individual ideas, hopes and dreams into it, much as citizens projected into Barack Obama's slogan 'Yes We Can.'" — Brodie Farquhar

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Jim and Nancy Spillane: We will not close our eyes

"You want us to give the president elect a chance? You want us to come together? Then demand an elimination of hate." — Jim and Nancy Spillane

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Emerald Mountain School green team: Cigarette debris increasing

"While we would love to see people stop smoking completely, we realize that we need to think about effective ways to address cigarette littering now." — Emerald Mountain School green team

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Brian Kotowski: Color me thunderstruck

"One of the more plausible explanations I've heard for the Trump victory is a quote attributed to a Trump supporter, 'You took him literally not seriously. We took him seriously, not literally.'” — Brian Kotowski

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Ken Collins: Opportunity lost

"It could be another 30 years before this country will have a chance to vote on a woman presidential candidate. And maybe never for one so qualified as Hillary Clinton." — Ken Collins

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Kevin Copeland: Victory for those who felt powerless

"No, this was not a win for Republicans or conservatives, but a victory for every individual who works hard every day to contribute to this great nation — people who have felt powerless to affect the previous political climate." — Kevin Copeland

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Steamboat Springs Education Association: Disappointed with school board

"We ask that the school board return to the business of running the district and doing what is best for our schools and for our students." — Steamboat Springs Education Association

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Brad Meeks: Thank you Steamboat

"Thank you for your support of this important measure for future kindergarten students as well as its impact on the school district and community." — Brad Meeks

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Phil Kasper: Thank you Hayden voters

"On behalf of the Hayden School District, we are grateful for your support in passing the mil-levy override proposal to purchase school buses." — Phil Kasper

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Gregory H. Hermann: Treasurer deserves apology

"Officials who let ambition and party agendas stand in the way of doing right by the citizens they represent are the heart of the problems we face." — Gregory H. Hermann

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Erin Biggs: Our hearts are full

"We raised over $2,000 for the water protectors in Standing Rock, and our hearts are full." — Erin Biggs

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Ken Rogers: Save our clinic

"Currently, the clinic is operating at a net loss and will be facing dramatic cutbacks unless the additional funding is approved."— Ken Rogers

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Paul Hebert: The human toll

"Noticeably absent from their editorial, however, was any mention of the awful human costs of our current mess." — Paul Hebert

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Erin Biggs: Water is life

A Steamboat Stands with Standing Rock Silent Auction and Fundraiser will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2 at Schmiggity's.

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Mary Walker: Trespassing is a crime

"Trespassing is a crime; killing an elk for its antlers makes your crime an act of childish egomania." — Mary Walker