The Kutztown Area Patriot welcomes letters to the editor concerning local issues. Letters must include the writer's signature, address and telephone number. Unsigned letters will not be published.We encourage our readers to write letters to the editor on any local issue. Letters should be issue-oriented.
Personal attacks on individuals should be avoided, and letters which appear to attack individuals will not be run. An "individual" is defined as any person involuntarily placed in the public eye. Elected officials and other public figures are considered not as individuals, but as the institution which they represent. Comments regarding public figures should deal directly with their actions in a public capacity or in reference to the institution which they represent.
Send letters to The Kutztown Area Patriot, 208 W. Main St., Kutztown, Pa. 19530.
Letters will be printed on a space-available basis. Unless noted in an editor's note that a topic has been closed, all letters which have been received (by signed authors), requiring no anonymity, and which deal with LOCAL ISSUES, will be run as quickly as possible. The editor reserves the right to cut words, sentences or complete paragraphs.