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July 16, 2014

Feedback: Turbines would hinder emergency services; comments on Supreme Court ruling

Turbines would hinder rescuers

Last week during the Howard County fair, there was a terrible accident in eastern Howard County where two people had to be Life Lined out after the accident.

Thank God the wind turbines were not there yet, or this wouldn’t have been possible. Life Line will not fly in near wind turbines.

Would you rather have giant turbines hovering over the countryside or the peace of mind that if your family or loved one was injured, Life Line could respond to help them? Think about it. Next time it could very well be someone you love or care about.

Linda Petty

Kokomo

A Kokomo Tribune editorial asked, “Do corporations have souls?” After the Supreme Court’s Burwell v. Hobby Lobby ruling asserting for-profit companies can hold religious views, questions like that may well be part of the dialogue for years to come. Here are some responses from our Facebook fans. Comments have been edited.

“Family owned businesses can. There’s a difference.”

— Amy Willey

“If they aren’t going to comply with the current ACA laws, then they should not receive the tax credit given to businesses who provide insurance plans.”

— Tracey Lapetina

“The fact that some people can’t tell there is a difference between a corporation and a living human being says it all. Did God create corporations the sixth day?”

— Doug Carey Meyer

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