Local print subscribers can now sign up for free online access to this website.
Please click here to proceed.

May 20, 2010 RSS feed / Editorials

How much does safety cost?

We’ve seen reports that the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has already cost BP about $450 million and counting. We wonder, would it have cost that much to put more measures in place to prevent the oil well blowout in the first place? More...

Passing the buck on budgets

When compared to the other three years of the quadrennium the 2010 Legislative Session should be considered a success. First of all, anytime the legislature passes the budgets on time it should be considered an accomplishment. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Another baby story?

Those of you who have read my columns over the past year know that I fall victim to the “Proud Papa Syndrome” at times. Thanks to the Internet, now friends and family far away can also be subjected to my PPS. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

The post office’s history

May 20, 1976 In recent years of inflation and constantly rising prices, if anything has been more maligned than the power companies, it has been the U. S. Postal Services. More...