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November 25, 2013

Nov. 25, 2013: Letters to the editor

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I would be very appreciative if you would please let the force know there are a couple of citizens out here who simply cannot express enough how grateful we were to have such wonderful officers assisting us. I have always loved the city of Kokomo, but this experience further reinforces my appreciation for our great city and all its awesome employees! I might be slightly biased, since my husband works for the street department, but I think we have the most amazing group of people employed by any city, anywhere!

Thank you from the bottom of my heart for all the dedication and hard work of the entire police force during this devastating, emotion-heightening experience. We could not have asked for a better squad!

I believe everyone should seek the positives that occurred during this event. Because I was truly blessed to experience such a positive encounter in the midst of a truly difficult time, I feel compelled to share my sincere gratitude. Thank you to the KPD, and all awesome city employees, who have worked tirelessly and with a servant’s heart and attitude during this difficult time!

Diana Mishler

Kokomo

Thank you to those who assisted others

As a citizen of Bunker Hill, I thank all who responded to assist during our power outage. Thank you to those who opened our community center as a shelter, the Red Cross volunteers who provided cots and other supplies, and the various individuals, churches, businesses and organizations that provided food.

I especially thank the many skilled utility employees who are spending long hours in the outdoor environment replacing poles, lines and other equipment to restore our power throughout the area.

Charles A. Layne

Bunker Hill

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