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Published on August 5, 2015 - Page 17
“We’re the first generation to feel the impact of climate change, and we’re the last generation that can do something about it. We only get one...
Published on August 5, 2015 - Page 17
“The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire,” an extensive history book, was written by Edward Gibbon in the late 1700s. Included in the book is a...
Published on August 5, 2015 - Page 17
EDITOR’S NOTE: Rail lines in our region are owned by taxpayers, represented by the SEDA COG Joint Rail Authority; the contract for North Shore...
Published on August 5, 2015 - Page 17
Monday afternoon, the United States Senate and Pennsylvania’s two U.S. Senators had a choice: whether to continue to force taxpayers to fund Planned...
Published on August 5, 2015 - Page 17
The coal industry is trying to put on a brave face, but make no mistake: America’s main source of energy is under attack, and it’s your household...
Published on August 5, 2015 - Page 17
Since Gov. Wolf rightly vetoed a fiscally irresponsible budget passed by the legislature’s ruling Republicans a month ago, the two sides have...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 16
As Donald Trump surges in the polls against his numerous rivals in the Republican Party, Hillary Clinton and her Democratic supporters must be...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 16
An editorial on July 23 was titled “So Depraved, It Must Be Outlawed.” The first sentence said “that you can tell a lot about a society by how it...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 16
IRS documents made public last Wednesday by Judicial Watch show President Obama was prevaricating on Tuesday’s “Daily Show” about the agency’s...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 16
I am sure many of you received the newsletter from Rep. Millard. A newsletter that is intended to show that Gov. Wolf is resisting the wishes of the...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 16
Three years ago, in one of the most tragic and senseless of deaths on a local highway,Rachel Wolfe, still vibrant and active at 84, was killed in a...
Published on August 3, 2015 - Page 6
“I knew immediately it was part of an aircraft, but I didn’t realize how important it was, that it could help to solve the mystery of what happened...
Published on August 3, 2015 - Page 6
One of a president’s most important jobs is setting the nation’s agenda. This month, in becoming the first sitting president to visit a federal...
Published on August 3, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: Roses to the Pennsylvania Game Commission biologists who go to great lengths to restore endangered species to Penn’s Woods. If you saw...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 25
A political science colleague sent me an article documenting President Obama’s dismal economic record, and he asked me for added details and...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 25
I am responding to Ron Brobst’s “Marriage ruling will destroy U.S.” (letter, July 16): “The predominant sin that destroyed Sodom was homosexuality...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 25
Something is missing in the quest by immigrant groups to make Pennsylvania the 13th state to allow undocumented immigrants to get drivers licenses: a...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 25
THORN: For residents who have worked for years to bring a Berwick-built Stuart tank back to town, the news lately has been unsettling. In a...
Published on August 1, 2015 - Page 23
President Barack Obama’s remarkable eulogy for Clementa Pinckney, the pastor of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, one of...
Published on August 1, 2015 - Page 23
THORN: It’s a sad situation, but state agriculture officials had little choice but to ban the display of poultry at this year’s Bloomsburg Fair. The...

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