Author Archives: The Madisonian

Debate continues over public access from roads

How far do public rights-of-way extend from a county road?

The issue is still undecided, two years after Fifth Judicial Court Judge Loren Tucker ruled that public use of the Seyler Lane Bridge doesn’t guarantee public use of the Ruby River from the land around that bridge. And it’s been 10 years since the issue first arose in court.

Letters to the Editor-April 24, 2014

Readers Speak: Ennis superintendent explains ballot issue By Superintendent John M. Overstreet The annual school election will be held on Tuesday, May 6.  Since we only have one candidate running for the one open position, there will not be an election for trustee.   Incumbent Lisa Frye decided not to seek reelection this year.  Jaret Laurence […]

Letters to the Editor-April 17, 2014

Some reminders about our Letters to the Editor Dear our valued readers; When reading the letters printed on our weekly opinion page, please keep in mind that the letters are just that—our readers’ opinions.  The Madisonian does not endorse viewpoints nor do we guarantee the accuracy of information found within our readers’ opinions.