And here are the guidelines they provide:
Letters must be 175 words or fewer. Include address and telephone number for verification purposes only. Letters are subject to editing.
Letters to the editor, opinion and Viewpoints columns, and articles submitted to the State Journal may be published or distributed in print, electronic or other forms.
Viewpoints: Do you wish to write a 500-word opinion on a topic of general interest? Send it to Derek Melot at firstname.lastname@example.org.