EDITORIAL: DeWine proposes $1 billion to speed pandemic recovery in Ohio. Is it enough?

On the same day the Congressional Budget Office said that employment isn’t expected to return to pre-pandemic levels until 2024, Ohio Gov. Mike ...

February 11th, 2021 |  


Killing pipeline all about theatrics

President Biden’s decision to cancel the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline has a touch of the theatrical about it. Signing the cancellation or...

February 10th, 2021 |  


Black History Month: KKK’s sojourn into Clinton County, Part 2

Black History Month: KKK’s sojourn into Clinton County, Part 2

Editor’s Note: This is Part 2 of a series written by Neil Snarr commemorating Black History Month.After the Klavern was built on Ludovic Street ...

February 10th, 2021 |  



Increasing treatment options for Ohioans struggling with addiction

Increasing treatment options for Ohioans struggling with addiction

We were already dealing with an addiction crisis in Ohio before COVID-19, and this pandemic is only making it worse.From increased social isolation, t...

February 9th, 2021 |  


Bill is a man for all seasons

Bill is a man for all seasons

Early one morning, just as the sun was rising, my alarm clock began beeping, and Wilmington’s WKFI radio station played a tractor commercial. Wi...

February 9th, 2021 |  


The simple meaning of love

The simple meaning of love

For the past 34 years, Valentine’s Day has had a special meaning to me. It was on Valentine’s Day in 1987 that Debbie and I first met.Alth...

February 8th, 2021 |  


Invasive weed farmers don’t want

Invasive weed farmers don’t want

What a great feeling it was this week to be in a meeting that was face-to-face with farmers from around Clinton County!It’s been since March 202...

February 5th, 2021 |  


Not a ‘handout’: Walk in a mom’s shoes

Around 50 national personalities signed on to a recent ad campaign urging President Joe Biden to reconsider the design of his $1.9 trillion pandemic r...

February 5th, 2021 |  


Removing Chiefs’ Native American imagery

Like most Kansas Citians, we wish the best of luck Sunday to the Chiefs, who will compete in their second straight Super Bowl.The team won last year. ...

February 5th, 2021 |  


Career-tech education & great jobs

Career-tech education & great jobs

February is Career-Technical Education Month across the United States. It’s a chance to recognize the millions of American students studying and...

February 4th, 2021 |