Opinion

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Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 15
During July, 2015, I received mailings from an organization called, “America Works USA.” The mailings chastised Sen. John Gordner for his actions on...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 15
In response to misleading information posted online by the Shamokin Area Education Association indicating that the Shamokin Area School Board of...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 15
The union that represents the faculty at Bloomsburg and 13 other state-owned universities is asking a state appeals court to exempt professors from...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 15
Students in the Shamokin Area School District are learning an important lesson in individuality – or, rather, how it can be restricted. For high-...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 15
This letter is in response to the letter by Margaret Kastner on Sept. 2. President Obama and John Kerry betrayed America when they signed the Iran...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 25
Here’s a history lesson that won’t be taught in Pennsylvania schools this year. In 2010, Tom Corbett was elected the new governor of Pennsylvania,...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 25
In answer to some people questioning our existence, yes, The Woman’s Christian Temperance Union is alive and working on an international national,...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 25
This is in response to the letter writer from Orangeville who was inquiring about work on Route 487 at Stony Brook. This is a P3 (Public Private...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 25
I urge readers to thank Senator Casey for announcing his support for the agreement of the coalition of 31 nations to prevent Iran from enriching...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 25
Looking out across the dismal battlefield of our “War on Drugs,” there’s usually precious little to celebrate. This week, however, brought a rare,...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 25
Pennsylvania has gone 63 days without a budget for state operations. Schools, human service agencies and other organizations that rely on public...
Published on September 2, 2015 - Page 15
The July 5, 2015, article titled “Horse Vet: Reroute Pipeline” included a quote from a Williams spokesperson indicating that the article’s subject,...
Published on September 2, 2015 - Page 15
In response to Ron Brobst’s “Lawlessness rules our land” (letter, Aug. 15), I recommend reading David Livingstone’s “Darwin’s Forgotten Defenders:...
Published on September 2, 2015 - Page 15
With the new school year just around the corner, parents’ attention is turning to school clothes, supplies, and lunches. Yes, school lunches! In...
Published on September 2, 2015 - Page 15
I believe Sen. Toomey’s analysis of the Iran Nuclear Deal, as posted on his web site, is dangerously jingoistic. That is, he advocates for the United...
Published on September 2, 2015 - Page 15
The endgame could be nigh for embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. An unspecified “action” against the first-term Democrat was...
Published on September 2, 2015 - Page 15
Given the troubles that have beset Berwick’s LaSalle Street in recent years, residents could be forgiven their skepticism when plans were announced...
Published on September 1, 2015 - Page 16
Gutting my first bear in 1993 was a revelation in the sense that the gut pile was much smaller than a deer gut pile would have been of an animal that...
Published on September 1, 2015 - Page 16
Bloom U official misidentified Eric Ness is the Bloomsburg University Assistant Vice President of Facilities Management, who was quoted last week...
Published on September 1, 2015 - Page 16
The minority of Pennsylvanians who closely follow politics may find this hard to believe, but there are some 2 million of your fellow citizens who...

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