Federal funds needed to support hydropower

With all the talk about renewable energy in America, we have heard little about one old reliable source — hydropower. Fortunately, though hydroe...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Old-fashioned fair, break on fares, no GOP money to spare

It’s hard to picture many tears being shed for elected Ohio Republicans who hitched their political wagons to Rep. Larry Householder — rem...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Better data to fight the virus

Ohio has placed a huge amount of responsibility for keeping communities safe during this coronavirus pandemic on local authorities, particularly local...

August 6th, 2020 |  



Corrupt Republicans, naive Democrats and a company’s horrible choices

There’s plenty of blame to be cast as Ohioans begin to comprehend the scope of our state’s latest corruption scandal, which revealed an ep...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Nursing home residents must be protected

About 40 percent of the more than 146,000 Americans killed by COVID-19 have been residents of nursing homes. Somehow, despite knowing older people wit...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Their View: Lawmakers put Ohioans’ health at risk with Senate Bill 1

The relentless march of coronavirus through Ohio and across the United States would seem to demand more aggressive government action to protect citize...

August 3rd, 2020 |  


Their View: Eliminating resource officers not the best idea

Calls for change in law enforcement range from those demanding police departments be virtually disbanded to others insisting on better training for of...

July 31st, 2020 |  


Their View: Urgent action needed on new COVID relief

Debate over a new coronavirus relief package continues in Congress and at the White House.Disagreements are both legitimate and political, but one thi...

July 31st, 2020 |  


THEIR VIEW: Fixing corrupt energy bill would help Ohio’s environment

Ohioans have good reason to feel outraged.On Tuesday, federal officials revealed a mammoth pay-to-play scheme at the Statehouse, with Larry Householde...

July 29th, 2020 |  


Final decision on DACA will rest with the voters

The Supreme Court recently ruled against President Trump’s efforts to negate President Obama’s order protecting from deportation foreign n...

July 10th, 2020 |