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Flooding on Oct. 16 caused water from Lake Marble Falls to rush over the top of Max Starcke Dam. The Lower Colorado River Authority said that, at the flood’s peak, the amount of water flowing through Lake Marble Falls was about 350,000 cubic-feet per second. Staff photo by Daniel Clifton

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: LCRA — so what is the problem?

BY WILLIAM D. HADDOCK As I begin this letter, I want to make clear that I am writing this as an individual member of the Marble Falls City Council, and I am not speaking for the council as a whole. In recent Marble Falls City Council meetings, council addressed the issue of the Lower Colorado […]

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Letter to the Editor: Winter Texan says ‘Don’t Mess With Texas!’

I am a Winter Texan staying a couple of months at an RV campground in the beautiful Hill Country of Texas. As I travel around, I often see signs along the roadside that say “Don’t Mess With Texas.” These signs address the consequences of littering. I don’t think it is working because every day I take […]

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Voter fraud claims like yelling ‘Fire!’ in a crowded theater

I am very concerned regarding the claims that there is voter fraud. I feel it is like yelling “Fire!” in a crowded theater. It creates fear and doubt about the election process that is not based on fact. (more…)

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Letter to the Editor: Endangered Species Act needs protection

Scientists say that we are on the brink of a human-caused mass extinction crisis in which we could lose three quarters of the world’s species. Species simply cannot evolve quickly enough to survive significant human threats. (more…)

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Fort Croghan fundraiser a success

Dear Editor, On behalf of the Burnet County Historical Commission, I would like to express our gratitude and appreciation to everyone who came out to our San Jacinto Day/Fort Croghan Fundraiser on April 21. (more…)

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