Don C. Brunell

TP shortage is the tip of the iceberg | Don Brunell

Inconsistant messages about COVID-19 are stoking people’s fears.

 

Legislators must find better ways to reduce CO2 | Don Brunell

The EPA estimates 29 percent of greenhouse gasses come from transportation.

 

Healthy healthcare workers are key to fighting diseases | Don Brunell

Coronavirus may seem like big news, but the flu is still more deadly.

 

Copper making a comeback as a major disease fighter | Don Brunell

Brass surfaces kills a wide-spectrum of bacteria and fungi.

Dams are the Northwest’s flood busters | Don Brunell

Removing dams is a pricey project, and would likely encourage flooding in Washington.

Sulfur standards aim to curtail maritime fuel oil | Don Brunell

Sulfur fuels help create acid rain, which has numerous negative effects on the environment.

Caring for small businesses makes ours ‘A Wonderful Life’

Here are some great local examples of George Bailey’s Savings and Loan.

Bridges shouldn’t have to sink to be replaced | Don Brunell

I-5 needs to be replaced long before it’s necessary to do so.

Hydrogen fuel cells gaining momentum | Don Brunell

But we’ve still got a long way to go before replacing fossil fuel-powered vehicles.

Retail-tainment may save dying malls | Don Brunell

Brick-and-mortar shops are suffering; new interactive experiences could save them.

Americans are blessed in so many ways | Don Brunell

Let’s look at some historical examples of those less fortunate.

Boeing’s resiliency is being tested | Don Brunell

What started as a continuation of a most successful 2018 for Boeing has turned into prolonged migraine.

The Greatest Generation is quickly slipping into history | Don Brunell

An estimated 389,000 of the 16 million Americans who served in World War II are alive.

There’s more to be done than impeachment | Don Brunell

Congress can’t just focus on a single issue.

The power of reliable power | Don Brunell

We can’t take infrastructure for granted.

High costs cause people to move | Don Brunell

Texas and California are loosing their residents to states like Arizona and Nevada.

Turn America’s innovators loose on greenhouse gases

There is some promising research going on related to containing carbon dioxide.

Business needs to tell its side of the story | Don Brunell

It’s time to define what business is. Hint: it’s not all about making money.

Mitsubishi launching into regional jet space | Don Brunell

It’s the first airliner to be built in Japan in more than half a century.

Time to talk about our national debt | Don Brunell

Our nation could owe more than $24 billion by 2020 — can we sustain that?