The Lake Country Echo and Pine River Journal welcomes letters and attempts to publish all those received, subject to a few guidelines:
• Letters should be no more than 300 words in length. Please include name, hometown and telephone number. You may be called for verification.
• Lengthy poetry and excerpts from previously published material are generally not printed as letters to the editor.
• Letters to the Editor are not a forum for specific personal or business disputes. Letters concerning such issued may be used as background for news stories, or may be forwarded to appropriate recipients.
• The Lake Country Echo and Pine River Journal reserve the right to edit letters for grammar, clarity or libel.