June 6, 2016 Battle for Fallujah will matter over long term Iraqi troops engaged in vicious fighting to drive Islamic State terrorists out of Fallujah are involved in more than a battl. more »»
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June 4, 2016 Area always remembers Area residents should take pride in the time and energy they put into great Memorial Day programs, as witnessed last Monday. more »»
Is TSA making travel safer, or just annoying?
June 3, 2016 Travel season is upon us and, as many local residents take to the skies in coming weeks, they may for the first time experience the absurdly long security lines that have prompted the Transportation... more »»
Some vicious acts cannot be atoned for
June 2, 2016 The Iowa Supreme Court recently ruled that the state’s judges should not be allowed to sentence juvenile offenders to life in prison without the possibility of parole. more »»
May 30, 2016 President Barack Obama’s administration is in a hurry to release thousands of drug offenders from prison before their original sentences have expired. more »»
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May 28, 2016 Student service supported Not everyone may have the natural skills or have put in the time and effort it takes to be an athlete or musician at Fairmont High School. more »»
Republicans did right thing to honor women
May 24, 2016 Members of the Women Airforce Service Pilots group who flew noncombat missions for the military during World War II deserve to be viewed as veterans. A 1977 federal law codified that. more »»
May 23, 2016 Everyone pays for Obama’s vote-buying President Barack Obama has taken vote-buying for himself and his Democrat Party to a new high in politics. more »»
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May 21, 2016 City does what it should Fairmont was hit with a water problem this week. more »»
Lawmakers do right thing; Obama doesn’t
May 20, 2016 Most of us recognize the danger of spur-of-the-moment spending decisions. We guard against marketing strategies intended to make us reach for our credit cards first and ask questions late. more »»
U.S. voters should learn from what is revealed
May 16, 2016 Though it should not be unexpected, there are always shockwaves near the end of presidential administrations when someone lifts the veil and we are reminded of the way politicians really think and... more »»