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Monday, February 8, 2016

Progressives may open the door to fascism
Ken Kellar

News stories have started rolling in from Europe about Muslim immigrants/refugees molesting, raping and generally abusing the indigenous population. It appears they are pretty much getting away with it. My first thought was: “Where are the Nazi brown-shirts when you need them?”

Friday, February 5, 2016

Socialism Defined Understandably
Joe Charlebois

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders (D.) is a self-described Democratic Socialist. His belief that government is the answer, rather than a free citizenry, is not as concerning as the support his socialist message has received so far in this campaign season from the generation that was born after the Berlin Wall fell.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The Voting Has Just Begun
Patricia A. Kelly

The Iowa caucuses are over, the results interesting. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who mounted an impeccable and perfectly Iowan campaign, won. He appeals to many evangelicals, and this is their heartland. Iowa was his turf, and he did everything right.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Stay the Course: Protect “We The People”
Tom McLaughlin

Ever since my daughter married into a ranching family in Montana, I have been following the problems out west. The latest fiasco seems to play around a group of people who took over a shed in Oregon to protest the increased sentence given to two ranchers. Here is my perspective.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Bible Speak, Politics, Oodles
Harry M. Covert

All the late tittle tattle about how to speak in Bible, most particularly among the political class, is rather interesting, fun and nonsense. Actually, at the risk of starting verbal combat, the King James Version traditionalists hold fast to the orthodoxy. It ain’t funny, folks, particularly to those “standing on the promises.”

Monday, February 1, 2016

State Budgets and County Sleight of Hands
Guest Columnist

Kirby Delauter


We are approaching the budget season for county government and as usual, I’ll point out some items of interest as well as things I feel we could do differently.

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