Opinion

COVID and cousins

A poem about the virus.

  • May 21, 2020

What can white people do about racism?

There are many laws still in effect that have racist tones.

  • May 21, 2020

Last week’s cruise was great for the community

The good news was overshadowed by politicization.

  • May 20, 2020

What have you invested your time in?

Time isn’t a renewable resource — if you spend it unwisely, it’s gone.

Thank you for continuing to print

I know how difficult it can be to put out a paper even during the best of times.

  • May 19, 2020

Don’t politicize a positive community event

The article about the downtown cruise was nothing but negative.

  • May 19, 2020

Why is Trump so supported? He’s about substance, results

We want a warrior, not a politician.

  • May 15, 2020

Finding gratitude wherever you are

It takes work to become a more grateful person.

  • May 14, 2020

Please keep up the good work

Thank you, Elfers, for the effort you put into your columns.

  • May 13, 2020

Remembering the Great Depression

That crisis — much like this current one — is likely to bring change to how we believe government should be run.

You got it wrong about Bernie

His supporters are not Democrats, and his fiscal policies are not irresponsible.

  • May 8, 2020

Back to the wild — a whole new outdoor recreation world | Guest editorial

When enjoying the great outdoors, continue to socially distance and be aware of how else COVID-19 has changed our world.

  • May 7, 2020

COVID-19 and financial security

We all need to stop pretending there isn’t an emergency right around the corner.

Confusing church and state is more baffling than ‘gay marriage’

If anything, the Supreme Court legalizing gay marriage expanded our country’s religious rights.

  • May 5, 2020

Political positions that baffle me

When I listen to the political rhetoric of the major parties, I am baffled by some of their perspectives and positions. Political parties are not… Continue reading

‘How Democracies Die’

America’s great challenge is to finally achieve an equal multiethnic democracy.

KCLS is stepping up its commitment to patrons

KCLS has expanding its online resources so patrons can continue to learn, build skills, stay entertained and remain mentally and physically active amid the pandemic.

Thank you, Rotary, for giving big!

The local community group gave $5,000 to Plateau Outreach Ministries.

  • Apr 22, 2020

Staying connected through messages of kindness

Future generations will be able to look back at how strong their community stayed throughout COVID-19.

The biased, angry world of political surveys

Neither party actually wants my opinion — they just want my money.