We will gladly accept letters to the editor regarding relevant, timely, local issues.
The letters may be emailed, dropped off t the office or sent via the postal service. The letters must include a name, address and phone number for verification purposes. The Independent reserves the right to edit any letter to the editor for length and clarity.
All letters must include the name of the author and city of residence, which will be printed in the newspaper.
Letters of more than 3,500 characters (about 550 words) will be subject to editing for length. The Independent editors reserve the right to edit letters for clarity, style, length and accuracy.
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Address: Monroe County Independent, PO Box 407, Columbia, IL 62236
Office Location: 120 North Main, downtown Columbia.