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Lack of reason

Lack of reason

November 15th, 2013 9:37 am by Staff Report

In Thomas Sowell’s column of Nov. 10, he argues against the Affordable Care Act because it supports preventive medicine in including payment for annual check-ups.

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Cover your load before hitting road

Cover your load before hitting road

November 15th, 2013 9:35 am by Staff Report

As we’ve noted before, it’s become common to see cardboard, brush and garbage blown or jostled from the bed of a moving truck.

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‘Challenge grants’ might be way to go for roads

‘Challenge grants’ might be way to go for roads

November 14th, 2013 8:49 am by Staff Report

For several years now, local municipal leaders have asked state legislators to approve a new state grant process that would allow smaller cities to jump-start vital road construction projects.

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Feed, watch the birds

Feed, watch the birds

November 13th, 2013 11:00 am by Staff Report

I am writing because I would like to encourage everyone in the Tri-Cities to participate in this winter’s Project FeederWatch.

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Natural gas service

Natural gas service

November 13th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

Almost every day you pick up your paper only to read about millions of our tax dollars squandered on yet another “alternative energy” company gone bust.

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Regular Joes in politics

Regular Joes in politics

November 13th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

When the government is shut down, why do politicians still get paid?

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Libertarians need to vote Republican

Libertarians need to vote Republican

November 13th, 2013 9:30 am by Staff Report

It is time for libertarians (I am one myself) to come to grips with reality.

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City must weigh in on history vs. progress debate

City must weigh in on history vs. progress debate

November 13th, 2013 8:52 am by Staff Report

Three popular idioms come to mind with the news that two long-time landmarks on West Walnut Street — the General Mills plant and Mize Farm & Garden Center — may soon be gone to make room for a major residential development.

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Sullivan Central students are our Unsung Heroes

Sullivan Central students are our Unsung Heroes

November 11th, 2013 2:35 pm by Staff Report

Students at Sullivan Central High School know how to lend more than a helping hand to a classmate.

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Praise for Pioneers

Praise for Pioneers

November 11th, 2013 1:00 pm by Staff Report

Douglas Fritz wrote a high school playoff preview on Nov. 3. In it, he fails to congratulate David Crockett High School for making the playoffs for the first time in years.

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