LETTERS: More on utilities costs; opposed to governor's decision on refugees

By: Letters

More on Utilities costs

This is in response to councilman Keith King's guest opinion in The Gazette, Nov. 22, concerning the Colorado Springs Utilities. I have only been here for two years and am not very...

EDITORIAL: Few Americans are better off than they were

With only a festive month until 2016, voters across the country are asking themselves that time-honored question, "Am I better off than I was four years ago?"

Unless you are a Middle Eastern jihadist, a...

LETTERS: Support for Clean Power Plan; still bickering about race

By: Letters

Support for Clean Power Plan

I have been a wildland firefighter for 38 years, most recently as a battalion chief. I have witnessed dramatic changes in the climate and weather that determine the severity of...

LETTERS: America's better than that; former spouses also served

By: Gazette readers

Recent letters to The Gazette from our readers:

America's better than that

Thanks to Barry Fagin for reminding us that, with the exception of Native Americans, all the rest of us are descended from...

GUEST OPINION: We must learn from Paris

By: Mike Coffman

Like many people around the world, I watched with horror as the attacks on Paris unfolded. We have now learned that 129 people lost their lives in these brutal and horrific attacks and 350 are injured, some of them...

EDITORIAL: Construction defects proposal would benefit consumers and builders

By: The Gazette editorial

Today, the City Council will consider an ordinance to opt Colorado Springs out of the state's construction defects regime. Because state politicians refuse to fix their shoddy statute, we urge the City Council to...

Big premium increases foreseen for Medicare drug plan

By: The Associated Press

WASHINGTON — With time running out on open enrollment season, many seniors are facing sharply higher premiums for Medicare's popular prescription drug program. The reason: rising drug costs have overtaken a long...

LETTERS: How to meet the energy demands; shouldn't have applied

How to meet the energy demands

While I agree that the Drake power plant needs to be retired and I support practical green alternatives, the demand that Drake supplies is not going away. How do we meet that...