Read letters from the editor’s desk.

Do you want to be a vampire?

By: Misty Fritz Last week, a spam email managed to bypass my filters and end up in […]

Journalists are the eyes and ears of a

The Issue: Most people don’t pay attention to the decisions made by their elected officials. Our View: […]

Slow down and share the road with farm

THE ISSUE: Each harvest season there are accidents involving motorists and farmers. OUR VIEW:  Motorists need to […]

Opioid crisis hits rural America hard

By Gordon Hopkins, Rural Health News Service The opioid crisis is a major talking point on the […]

Hunters and fishermen play large role in conservation

The Issue: As our communities grow, the need for wildlife management increases. Our View: Those who hunt […]

Never too late for self-discovery, self-improvement

By Eric Becker On the 17th anniversary of one of the worst days in the history of […]

Supreme Court ruling is a victory for local

THE ISSUE: This summer’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling provides that internet retailers must pay the same local […]

Back to school also applies to vehicle drivers

THE ISSUE: School resumes this week for area schools. OUR VIEW: Motorists need to be reminded to […]

Dog days of summer not necessarily dog’s best

The Issue: Extreme heat can be fatal for pets. Our View: With a little knowledge and effort, […]

Citizens unite, score victory in AT&T battle

THE ISSUE: AT & T cell service deficiencies cause citizens to unite and demand answers from AT […]