Fix cost of meds or lose the buisness

The high cost of prescription drugs and that market’s maddening complexity have become almost more than the private sector can bear.A fight taki...

August 14th, 2019 |  


This time, El Paso and then Dayton

Many Ohioans went to bed on Saturday with thoughts of El Paso, Texas. Earlier, a gunman opened fire at a Walmart there, killing 20 people and injuring...

August 5th, 2019 |  


The incredible disappearing budget concern

Mirrors, smoke, sleight of hand, trap doors or false walls and distractions, these are the tools of the magician’s disappearing act. But a real-...

August 2nd, 2019 |  



Stay away from the tracks

… Last year alone, 21 pedestrians were killed by trains in Ohio.Monday, a Marietta man taking a lunch break as part of a county work crew in Oak...

June 12th, 2019 |  


Notifying parents when kids pulled over

Michigan sheriffs have a program in place to tell parents, by text or email, when their children under age 21 are pulled over in a traffic stop by the...

June 12th, 2019 |  


A step backward for Ohio?

Backers of a bill that would bail out Ohio’s two nuclear power plants claim it is the comprehensive energy policy our state needs to move toward...

May 10th, 2019 |  


HB 154 needs to right wrongs

A bill to abolish state control of academically struggling school districts, including Lorain City Schools, passed in the Ohio legislature May 1, must...

May 8th, 2019 |  


Motorists at dangerous speeds

The callous disregard that many drivers have for speed limits was vividly illustrated recently when the Ohio State Highway Patrol conducted enforcemen...

May 3rd, 2019 |  


Report advances understanding

What happened, exactly? That has been the question needing an answer at least since American intelligence agencies reported the Russian intervention i...

April 26th, 2019 |  


When drinking water and manure runoff mix

The Columbus Dispatch recently reported, citing a study by two environmental groups, that at least half the manure in the Maumee River’s watersh...

April 26th, 2019 |