Letters to the Editor
September 2, 2021
It's not about you
To the Editor:
I am a youth of Petersburg, and similar to the majority of the youth in Petersburg that are my age, I attend Mitkof Middle School. I have lived in Petersburg for nine years. When the pandemic hit, my family and I socially distanced, masked up, and did what we thought was right. Part of the reason we didn't contract the virus is because the school took precautions too.
There has been an argument about what the coming school year will look like; people are likening simple health precautions to tyranny. These self proclaimed freedom fighters state that their...