Letters

Salvation Army feeling the pinch

Salvation Army feeling the pinch To the editor     The Salvation Army Midland Division respectfully submits this letter to the editor regarding the budget impasse in the state of Illinois. The situation is affecting services and programs in the Metro East.     The state of affairs across southern Illinois is dire — especially for those…

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Ortbals’ column got it right

Ortbals’ column got it right To the editor     You certainly called a spade a spade and hit the nail on the head in your article on the decision to locate the National Geospatial Center in North St. Louis. I lived through the 1972 Lambert debacle, as a member of the Illinois legislative delegation and…

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