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  • LTE: Health, safety, and environment

    June 30th, 2020
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    I write to bring to light the adverse effects brought about by the burgeoning transient population that contributes heavily to […]


    LTE: Trump doesn’t care

    June 17th, 2020
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    I am shocked and saddened that COVID-19 has killed more Americans than World War I. My family passes a WWI […]


    LTE: Incompetent Leadership

    March 18th, 2020
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    I’ve been listening to Donald Trump’s recent press conferences with a sense of déjà vu and sadness. On February 26, […]


    LTE: The cover of last week’s Super Bowl issue

    February 12th, 2020
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    Thank you for tailoring our local newspaper to the top story of the week. It was a surprise because I […]


    LTE: US Veteran thanks Northeast News for our service

    December 18th, 2019
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    I am a new subscriber and wanted to stop to tell u that I am impressed. I felt NE was […]


    LTE: Refugee resettlement

    October 16th, 2019
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    As a bus driver for a soccer team of refugee kids in the Historic Northeast, I’m troubled by the Trump […]


    Crime in Kansas City and St. Louis Five Years After Ferguson

    August 13th, 2019
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    Dr. Ernest Evans Professor of political science and criminal justice studies at KCKCC   On August 9, 2014 a black […]


    LTE: Remembering Lee Ann Miller

    July 10th, 2019
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    The death of Lee Ann Miller marks a  devastating loss to Historic Northeast. As president of the Indian Mound Neighborhood […]


  • LTE: Infrastructure in Eastern Jackson County should be a priority

    June 5th, 2019
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    Dear Editor,   I recently had to drive to Independence on several days during the recent rains.  I drove through […]


    LTE: The mayoral election is about Troy Schulte

    April 24th, 2019
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    The upcoming mayoral election will likely leave Historic Northeast without a voice. Neither Quinton Lucas nor Jolie Justus has shown […]


    LTE: Bike plan lacks community input

    February 27th, 2019
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    To the dismay of many in Scarritt Renaissance neighborhood, the KCMO Bike KC plans for Historic Northeast, specifically Gladstone Boulevard, […]


    LTE: Questions about bike lanes

    February 27th, 2019
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    Why is our local government so eager to paint brand new bike lanes over our pot-holed streets?  Is it so […]


    LTE: KC area public school districts remain concerned about aspects of Mayor James’ sales tax proposal to fund early childhood education

    February 6th, 2019
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    Dr. Gayden Carruth Special to Northeast News Improving and expanding early childhood education is vitally important to Cooperating School Districts […]


    LTE: Elections have consequences

    January 2nd, 2019
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    Missouri’s 100th General Assembly will convene Jan. 9, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. Members will be sworn in and special guests […]


    LTE: Every Problem Is An Opportunity In Disguise

    December 19th, 2018
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    “Every problem is an opportunity in disguise.” When I was growing up, my father had this John Adams quote prominently […]


    LTE: Who would you rather help?

    November 14th, 2018
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    Recently, a Northeast family with a young child and an infant on the way was hit with a series of […]


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