Pipeline is land theft

February 24, 2015 Congress approved construction of the Keystone XL pipeline’s fourth phase on Feb. 11, with the bill scheduled to land on President Obama’s desk for …

Obama, no friend of beer drinkers

February 23, 2015 It’s frustrating to hear President Barack Obama receive kudos from the beer community simply because of his fondness for the beverage. Between his …

Jeb lugs Dubya’s weighty baggage

February 23, 2015 Jeb Bush insists he’s not his brother’s keeper, but, alas, he’s stuck being his brother’s baggage schlepper. As evidenced Wednesday during a foreign …

Why should the government deliver mail?

February 20, 2015 In a country where people extol the virtues of free enterprise, why is the U.S. government involved in the delivery of mail? After all, …

Give it a chance

February 19, 2015 Rick Baber “Into Focus” Name a small town where everybody agrees with all the decisions of the mayor and the …

Rogue electronics

February 18, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” After I bought my new smart television a while back, I thought my next fun …

Hernando de Soto, Part II

February 18, 2015 Dr. Ken Bridges “History Minute” Editor’s note: This is the second of two parts about the explorer Hernando de …