Letter to the editor guidelines
The East Valley Times welcomes letters in good taste on any topic. All letters must include the writer’s name, telephone number (for verification of authorship only), and town of residence. The decision to print any submission is completely at the discretion of the East Valley Times editor, and are subject to editing. Writers must either live within the Times’ distribution area or be writing about an issue specific to our coverage area.
If you have any questions please call 515-3809 or email Judy@ eastvalleytimes.com
Four quick tips for writing a Letter to the Editor
- Keep it short (about 200 words) and to the point.
- If you are referring to a story or previous letter, please note the date that it was posted or published.
- Please keep it civil.
- Include enough background for the reader to understand your point.