Standing up for rural postal delivery

Post offices are crucial anywhere, but especially crucial in rural areas that depend on the postal service to stay connected through news delivery, se...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Chow Line: Plan ahead to save at grocery store

Chow Line: Plan ahead to save at grocery store

Q: My grocery bill seems to be getting more and more expensive. I noticed it especially when we stocked up the weekend before school started. What are...

August 24th, 2015 updated: August 24th, 2015. |  


Is America headed for nothing at all?

Our congress should immediately put on hold any H-2A agricultural visas and H-2B non-agricultural visas. People are brought in from other countries on...

August 24th, 2015 |  



A new cost of Obamacare: Surging emergency room usage

Emergency room usage has spiked in recent years.That’s the depressing finding from a new survey by the American College of Emergency Physicians ...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Why the establishment fears Trump

Critics of a Donald Trump presidential candidacy have made two separate, contradictory claims regarding his electability in the 2016 general election ...

August 21st, 2015 |  


On voting … and not

On voting … and not

The campaigning for next year’s elections is starting to draw more attention, and with it comes a focus on voters and their mood. Which is all w...

August 21st, 2015 |  


When did critics stop caring about oil profits?

Attacks on oil-company profits were once standard fare among anti-fossil-fuel activists. As Daniel Weiss of the Center for American Progress complaine...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Step-by-step look at how Galion responded to ballot proposal

The recent ballot initiative decision by the Crawford County Board of Elections has people talking on the street and on the web. It follows several mo...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Push for audit of electric rate structure is not over

As a member of the ballot initiative committee, I would like to make a few comments, from my perspective, at this point.Of course, we were disappointe...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Sen. Bob Corker moans about Iran deal his bill authorized

“Sen. Bob Corker: Congress should reject the bad Iran deal.”That was the rather unbelievable headline of a Washington Post opinion piece b...

August 20th, 2015 |