Responds to Wigen
July 23, 2020
I always enjoy hearing from Les Wigen (Gazette 7/9/20). And while his arithmetic is impeccable, his logic and sense of thoughtful consideration fall short.
Les argues that since Covid deaths (statistically speaking) have been minimal, our Governor has unjustifiably infringed on our freedom (Socialism?) by closing some area businesses and asking county residents to wear face masks.
Statistically speaking, very few deaths have occurred on Whitman County’s roadways this year. Does this warrant the removal of all speed limits and other driving restrictions to better protect our personal “fr...