Hands-off attitudes cause economic and environmental damage | Don Brunell

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 12:08PM

The federal government continues to have a virtual “hands off” policy in our national forests – a policy that actually increases the chance of massive fires and disease.More than a century of fires provides stark evidence of the economic and environmental devastation wrought by massive wildfires.


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Campaign signs | Editorial Cartoon

  • Jul 14, 2014 at 3:01PM

This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers, Jr. is about voting in the upcoming election.

Fourth of July fireworks | Editorial Cartoon

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 12:00PM

This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers, Jr. is about the difference between Fourth of July then and now.

Pocket Dials: There's a tattletale in my pocket | Our Corner

  • Jun 30, 2014 at 12:20PM

Many of us believe in all sorts of plots and conspiracies. Most may be goofy, but I have come across one directly aimed at me – evil little hairball Hal.

Tony Terlato is betting on Millennials | White's Wines

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 12:14PM

"When I was in college, we drank beer. When my sons were in college, they drank draft beer. But when my granddaughter was in college, she'd get together with five girls, go out to a restaurant, and they'd each put $10 toward a $60 bottle of wine."

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