Russ Kent opinion column: Why must we always need a villain?

Russ Kent opinion column: Why must we always need a villain?

As a frequent user of social media I have learned three things.Don’t believe everything you read or see.Be skeptical about everything. If you ha...

April 25th, 2020 |  


Wildlife column: Virtual meeting Thursday to discuss Ohio’s fishing, hunting regulations

Wildlife column: Virtual meeting Thursday to discuss Ohio’s fishing, hunting regulations

Because the Wildlife Council public meeting to vote on all of the proposed fishing and hunting regulations was cancelled last month, they have schedul...

April 20th, 2020 updated: April 20th, 2020. |  


Riordan McClain opinion column: It’s time to get back to work

Riordan McClain opinion column: It’s time to get back to work

As we progress through this coronavirus pandemic, we continue to learn both from the experience of others around the world and from our own personal e...

April 16th, 2020 |  



Opinion column: COVID-19 wearing out its welcome

Opinion column: COVID-19 wearing out its welcome

I’m tired of COVID-19.I’m not frightened by it. I’m not angry about it. I’m OK with all of the closings that are ruining our e...

April 15th, 2020 |  


Opinion column: Gov. DeWine is mighty fine

Opinion column: Gov. DeWine is mighty fine

Gov. Mike DeWine and sidekick, Ohio Department of Health director Amy Acton, have reached Batman and Robin status for jumping into the quarantine-mobi...

April 13th, 2020 |  


Opinion column: There is strength in Ohio

Opinion column: There is strength in Ohio

These are certainly challenging times for each and every one of us. While those challenges will be somewhat different for each, the outcome we seek is...

April 13th, 2020 |  


Column by Russ Kent: Sadly, we still need protection from ourselves

Column by Russ Kent: Sadly, we still need protection from ourselves

I hope the predictions are wrong, but I have a feeling this pandemic will be much worse in Ohio than is expected.There will be more illness and more d...

April 8th, 2020 |  


Column by Rob Portman: Help for Ohio during this crisis

Column by Rob Portman: Help for Ohio during this crisis

Last week, the Senate passed and the president signed into law an unprecedented bipartisan rescue package called the CARES Act that devotes $2 trillio...

April 8th, 2020 |  


Column: Cast your vote by April 28

Column: Cast your vote by April 28

Voting is one of our most valued privileges as American citizens. With our vote, we hold in our hands the ability to choose our future.The coronavirus...

April 5th, 2020 |  


Column: Why it is important to be counted

Column: Why it is important to be counted

During this difficult time, many people are looking for ways to help. Perhaps one of these easiest ways to impact our community right now is to comple...

April 4th, 2020 |