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Pity the Poor Streamers | Don Brunell

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Every day, birds flying near a certain spot on the California-Nevada border are incinerated in midair. They’re called “streamers” for the puff of smoke that appears as they ignite and plummet to the ground. Federal wildlife investigators estimate there’s one “streamer” every two minutes.What’s causing this?

 

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Washington schools are failing | Editorial Cartoon

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

This week's editorial cartoon depicts the letter that school districts had to send out to parents saying that the schools are the ones failing.

A big victim of the 2014 wildfires | Editorial Cartoon

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 9:00AM

An opinion about the current firefighting fund and possible implications.

I'm all alone in the newsroom | Our Corner

  • Aug 11, 2014 at 1:22PM

I have officially become fogey. How and when I slipped down that slope is a conundrum to me, but all the young reporters working for me have confirmed my fogeyness.

Boredom through the years | Editorial Cartoon

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 9:00AM

This week's editorial cartoon shows the difference in boredom starting in 1954 until 2014.

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