Cease-fire needed, now
Dear Editor:I read today that 800 Lebanese civilians have died and 19 Israelis. Why are we resisting cease-fire negotiations? Can we not be a friend to Israel and also be moral and fair to Arabs? Does a friend not tell a friend when they are behaving poorly?If you seek peace … work for justice.Mike MohrAspen
Ex-deputy accuses Pitkin County jail’s health-care provider of negligence over assault, strangulation
A former Pitkin County deputy who was the victim of a violent attack by a jail inmate with a history of psychiatric episodes is suing a health-care provider for negligence over the incident.