Editorials

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A disappointing blow

By The Daily Sentinel

We probably should have seen this coming, but it still stings. Federal officials denied a permit Friday for a proposed liquefied natural gas export terminal in Oregon that would have given a huge boost to Piceance Basin gas producers. In ...


Lemonade from lemons

By The Daily Sentinel

It would be easy to cast Save-A-Lot Food Stores as the cold-hearted corporate villain for forcing a local farmers market to relocate from the Teller Arms parking lot it has called home for nearly four decades — if it were true. Turns ...


Honing a good idea

By The Daily Sentinel

Western Slope lawmakers wasted little time leveraging the newly minted Colorado Water Plan to push for more storage on the Eastern Plains as a hedge against potential diversions from this side of the Continental Divide. One of the ...


An unfair standard

By The Daily Sentinel

When major newspapers in Denver and Salt Lake City take similar positions on the punitive nature of the federal government’s new ozone standard, we pay attention. Why? Because, smack in the middle of these two western metro areas is ...


Bridging the wage gap

By The Daily Sentinel

Regular readers of The Sentinel weren’t surprised to learn that welfare claims are up in Mesa County, as Gary Harmon reported on Sunday’s front page. Back in December, reporter Greg Ruland spoke with several sources familiar with ...


The wrong reaction to an invasion of privacy

By The Daily Sentinel

If a high school student peeped through the window of a teacher’s home and covertly snapped photos of her while she was naked and then disseminated the images throughout the community, would you expect the teacher to lose her job? Of ...


Unlock the iPhone

By The Daily Sentinel

A federal magistrate ordered Apple Inc. to help the FBI bypass the security code of the work iPhone of Syed Rizwan Farook, who along with his wife, perpetrated the December mass shooting in San Bernardino, Calif. The FBI wants the information ...


Donald Danger

By The Daily Sentinel

What can we say about Donald Trump that hasn’t already been said? Every syndicated columnist that appears on this page has exposed the empty-calorie artifice of his campaign, which only seems to make him more popular. There’s a ...


Hospital provider fee question is answered

By The Daily Sentinel

If lawmakers had made the hospital provider fee an enterprise from the get-go — as they should have — there would be no discussion about how it wreaks havoc on the state budget. Revenue would, in fact, be well under the cap set by ...


Movie shines ‘Spotlight’ on value of newspapers

By The Daily Sentinel

There’s a critical scene in “Spotlight,” the movie which earned Best Picture at Sunday’s Academy Awards in Los Angeles, where a key source grudgingly acknowledges that the Boston Archdiocese had systematically covered ...


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