Letters

Shane Clifford Theisen 42

Shane Clifford Theisen 42 of Cripple Creek, Colorado Died Unexpectedly on January 8, 2017. Shane was born April 7, 1974 to Robert (Marcia) Theisen of Fairborn, Ohio and Debra Parks of Cripple Creek. He enjoyed his time with his three boys and their friends and especially at his favorite area the Hole in the wall…

Letter to the Editor – Supports Broadband Opt-Out Plans

Supports broadband opt-out plans Dear Editor: Few people would argue that America has always been a land of choices. It’s ingrained in the system. People should have choices, whether it’s a brand of SUV or access to the broadband service provider of choice. However, there are times when decisions made with the best of intentions…

Letter to the Editor

El Paso County Commissioner Supports Broadband Initiatives Dear Editor: Broadband ballot initiatives 1B (Teller County) 1A (El Paso County) improves technology opportunities for the future The airwaves have been filled with initiatives during this campaign season, but little has been said about an important local initiative in Teller and El Paso counties on the ballot.…

Letter to the Editor- Jayson Baker

In April of 2014 I received a call from Teller County Commissioner Norm Steen. He mentioned he was interested in setting up a “Local Tech Planning Team” with the focus being expanding broadband in rural Teller County. At the time we were well into our fiber expansion in Woodland Park, and offered our wireless service…

Letter to the Editor- Cripple Creek’s Lodging Tax

Dear Editor: SUPPORT CRIPPLE CREEK’S LODGING TAX AS A CITIZEN OF CRIPPLE CREEK, I STRONGLY SUPPORT THE LODGING TAX INITIATIVE PROPOSITION 2A THAT WILL APPEAR ON THE UPCOMING NOVEMBER BALLOT. TO CLARIFY, THE LODGING TAX IF PASSED WILL NOT IMPACT THE RESIDENTS OF CRIPPLE CREEK. IT WILL AFFECT ONLY PAYING HOTEL CUSTOMERS AND DOES NOT…

Dear Editor: SUPPORT CRIPPLE CREEK’S LODGING TAX AS A CITIZEN OF CRIPPLE CREEK, I STRONGLY SUPPORT THE LODGING TAX INITIATIVE PROPOSITION 2A THAT WILL APPEAR ON THE UPCOMING NOVEMBER BALLOT. TO CLARIFY, THE LODGING TAX IF PASSED WILL NOT IMPACT THE RESIDENTS OF CRIPPLE CREEK. IT WILL AFFECT ONLY PAYING HOTEL CUSTOMERS AND DOES NOT…