Opinion

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Published on May 3, 2016 - Page 17
EDITOR’S NOTE: In 1868, Harriet Tubman, abolitionist, humanitarian, and spy for the U.S. Army during the Civil War, was to be the subject of a book...
Published on May 3, 2016 - Page 17
We like to believe that we live in a democracy, where the governed select and control their own government. We don’t live in a democracy, but in a...
Published on May 3, 2016 - Page 17
“When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.” — Maya Angelou It’s obvious that Marlin Lyons (letter, April 26) put in some...
Published on May 3, 2016 - Page 17
After research last year by political scientists, Pennsylvania’s government was declared only the fifth most corrupt in the U.S. Can you believe it...
Published on May 3, 2016 - Page 17
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Latest from the campaign trail: Bernie undaunted Trailing significantly in the Democratic primaries, Bernie Sanders wants...
Published on May 2, 2016 - Page 8
“The stigma that is associated with addiction could well have been what killed him. Maybe he was afraid to seek help. Maybe he sought help before and...
Published on May 2, 2016 - Page 8
THORN: If you’re one of those Trump supporters counting on him to defeat Hillary Clinton by winning Pennsylvania and other Rust Belt states, you...
Published on May 2, 2016 - Page 8
Lawmakers have increased public transparency with a new law requiring independent financial analysis, and public disclosure, of new labor agreements...
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 25
Most saw it as a desperate act by a desperate candidate. The New York Times called it “the political equivalent of a student pulling a fire alarm to...
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 25
As a small business owner servicing oil and gas companies in the Marcellus Shale region, I am largely lost in this midst of low oil prices. My...
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 25
ROSE: When word first reached our newsroom about plans for a factory making high-end shampoo on a farm in rural Catawissa, we were skeptical, to say...
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 25
Let me start by stating, I am not a graduate of Berwick High School, so it obviously follows that I never had the privilege of playing for Coach...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 12
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The race for delegates is playing out not just in presidential primaries but on a board game being developed by two New...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 12
The 38th Annual Renaissance Jamboree held in Downtown Bloomsburg on Saturday, April 23, was a resounding success! The beautiful spring day drew...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 12
BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — The Latest from a turbulent Friday on the campaign trail: Trump: I’ll win Donald Trump is giving Republican power...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 12
THORN: Let’s hope police in Salem Township identify and arrest those vandals who tore up John Bower’s “TRUMP — Make American Great Again” sign....
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 12
The totalitarian temptation is proving too much for the left across America. Daniel Flynn, in his book “A Conservative History of the American Left...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 8
On Tuesday, Pennsylvanians had a choice in the Democratic U.S. senatorial primary between a former congressman, Joe Sestak, who was voted “the most...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 8
It’s been two years since a California judge declared that rules to protect teachers’ jobs end up hurting poor and minority students. The landmark...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on campaign 2016: Jeb likes Carly Jeb Bush says Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz made a “smart move” in...

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