How to write a letter to the editor

What Is An LTE?

Letters to the Editor are typically 200 words or fewer – highlighting an issue that you’re passionate about. They help shape public opinion and keep important issues current in our communities. Use one or two facts to support your case and make a clear, concise argument. Here is an example of a letter to the editor:

How To Submit:

Utah has two widely-distributed newspapers. Their readership is relatively high. They’d be great to submit to!

If you’re from one of the towns listed below, then local papers are also great venues for an LTE.