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In this age of instant online communications, it’s surprising how many traditional letters to the editor we still get. There’s really been no drop-off in letters over the last decade. We try to get them processed, verified, edited and online – then into print – as quickly as possible. But

Many people ask: Why doesn’t the newspaper sign its editorials?  Are you cowards – unwilling to stand behind your positions? Are you embarrassed? Why do you insist letter writers use their names when you don’t sign your editorials? Good questions. I always start my answer with this: We DO sign