Your view: Conservation funding vital to clean water

Your view: Conservation funding vital to clean water

Growing up in the Back Mountain area, I spent the majority of my days fishing and hiking in the open spaces the area provided. I look back on those da...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Their view: Yes, the press is the enemy — of secrecy

Their view: Yes, the press is the enemy — of secrecy

How should the press respond to President Donald Trump’s claim that “the fake news media” are “the enemy of the American peopl...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Their view: What’s really new at the border?

Their view: What’s really new at the border?

Agents from Immigration and Customs Enforcement are setting up interior check-points. Customs and Border Protection guards, emboldened by President Tr...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: Seeing a favorite band live for the first time

Beyond the Byline: Seeing a favorite band live for the first time

It’s finally going to happen.It was announced on Feb. 13 that Metallica is going on a nationwide tour, its “WorldWired Tour 2017.” A...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Their view: Waters of the US Rule should remain

Their view: Waters of the US Rule should remain

Precisely at noon on Jan. 20, the Trump administration unveiled its new website at whitehouse.gov.Under the category of “issues” is a link...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Recalls can save lives. When a company issues one, you should pay attention.But sometimes it can be hard to know if a product has been deemed defectiv...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Your view: It’s time to address the national debt

Your view: It’s time to address the national debt

When you raise spending and cut taxes you increase the debt.When you increase the number of people getting food stamps and all the other kinds of welf...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Their View: Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

Their View: Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

If you watched President Donald Trump’s most recent news conference, you may have reached a point midway through when you thought: “That&#...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Gov. Tom Wolf this week joined women’s health advocates and medical professionals to denounce the fast-tracking of Senate Bill 3, which the gove...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Beyond the byline: What better friend than a dog?

Beyond the byline: What better friend than a dog?

“The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog.”―M.K. Clinton, author, The Return...

February 18th, 2017 |