Editorials

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Funding national parks is essential

By The Daily Sentinel

Recommending that Congress devote more money to America’s national parks is pretty much a no-brainer. That said, it could be that a recommendation by the National Parks Second Century Commission simply doesn’t go far enough. The ...


Xcel to the rescue

By The Daily Sentinel

Xcel Energy is getting close to the completion of a $7 million rewiring of the Horizon Drive area. When the project is done Horizon Drive will have what an Xcel spokesman called “one of the most reliable systems on the Western ...


Nobody’s onboard at the Grand Junction Depot

By The Daily Sentinel

The Grand Junction Depot, once a jewel on the string of rails across the United States, has sat empty now for decades. The current owner, Lynn Greenwald of Fort Collins, no longer can make the payments on the $740,000 loan for the structure ...


U.S. continues to thwart terrorists

By The Daily Sentinel

Much as we might prefer otherwise, there is a war of terror going on, a point driven starkly home with an arrest in Denver. Najibullah Zazi, a 24-year-old airport shuttle driver who was born in Afghanistan and lived in Aurora at the time of ...


Natural-gas climate

By The Daily Sentinel

Tuesday’s United Nations confab on climate change produced lots of rhetoric from political leaders worldwide, but few specific commitments to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases. Several news reports Wednesday ...


State of limitations

By The Daily Sentinel

While Colorado’s budget projections went from bad to worse this week, we were pleased to see that neither Gov. Bill Ritter nor state lawmakers from this area are looking to balance the budget on the backs of Colorado taxpayers through a ...


Iran’s disputed president returns to United Nations

By The Daily Sentinel

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the state-proclaimed winner of Iran’s national election last June, won’t be the only Iranian in New York today when he addresses the United Nations General Assembly. Thousands of exiled Iranians from the ...


Rayhall bill will not improve energy outlook

By The Daily Sentinel

The sex scandals within the federal office of Minerals Management Services last year — in which federal employees were reported cavorting with oil company executives whose royalties they were collecting for the government — ...


Colorado terrorist

By The Daily Sentinel

It is more than a little disturbing to learn that potential terrorists with an admitted al-Qaida connection may have been residing here in Colorado. Najibullah Zazi and his father, Mohammed Wali Zazi, both of Aurora, were arrested Saturday in ...


Appeals court isn’t soft on free speech

By The Daily Sentinel

A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., has ruled that nonprofit groups can spend so-called soft money just as they spend hard money under federal campaign finance laws. We’re pleased to see it. The soft-money restrictions enacted ...


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