Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, Aug. 25, the 238th day of 2016. There are 128 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Au...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Media’s responsibility to our democracy

Media’s responsibility to our democracy

Politicians spend a good bit of their time complaining about the media. But why should they have all the fun?I’m going to join in, though I tend...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Hillary gets ‘press passes’ on other older scandals too

Hillary gets ‘press passes’ on other older scandals too

Even as I write fallout from Hillary’s Email Scandal has apparently cost the life of our Iranian friend and informer Dr. Shaharam Amiri, a pro-A...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Wednesday, Aug. 24, the 237th day of 2016. There are 129 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On A...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Slums of Big Sky Country

Slums of Big Sky Country

My wife and I recently had the opportunity to tour a few Western states and it gave birth to a flood of stirring thoughts - it was perceptive insight ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Mitch can’t be Trump-free

There’s a really bad word that Kentucky’s senior U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell is trying to avoid saying.The trouble for McConnell, as Sena...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Tuesday, Aug. 23, the 236th day of 2016. There are 130 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Aug...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Obama lied, real wages died

Negative 4.6 percent!That is the difference between the 4.2 percent real wage increase that the Obama Administration’s Bureau of Labor Statistic...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Late August school start saves money

Starting schools in early August or even late July when it’s 90 degrees outside makes absolutely no sense.This newspaper has advocated for years...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Grandmother accidentally eats parrot

Grandmother accidentally eats parrot

There’s the story about the three brothers who became very successful businessmen, and, wanting to do something grand for their 95-year-old gran...

August 21st, 2016 |