Opinion

Published on November 19, 2022 - Page 8
On his plane back to Rome from a Middle East trip recently, Pope Francis acknowledged the Vatican faces pushback in its efforts to overhaul the...
Published on November 19, 2022 - Page 8
ROSE: If we're ever going to wean ourselves from fossil fuels, we've got to make accommodations in our communities for green energy generation. It's...
Published on November 19, 2022 - Page 8
Like many children's care facilities nationwide, Geisinger Janet Weis Children's Hospital and our pediatric outpatient clinics have been at or near...
Published on November 19, 2022 - Page 8
InsideSources.com It's that time of year again for America's mail carriers. With two months to spare before 2023, the Postal Service has unveiled a...
Published on November 18, 2022 - Page 13
The State University of New York is making it plain it sees Pennsylvania's high school students as an interstate commodity. "If your high schooler...
Published on November 18, 2022 - Page 13
ROSE: Some people just have a knack for making the best of a bad situation, and they are to be celebrated. For example, Debbie Smith. After injuring...
Published on November 18, 2022 - Page 13
After months of early voting, "get out the vote" activism, ballot harvesting, ballot curing, pre-canvassing and almost $17 billion in character...
Published on November 18, 2022 - Page 13
InsideSources.com Coming to America as an immigrant can be difficult — a new country, a new culture and often even a new language. Unfortunately,...
Published on November 17, 2022 - Page 6
Republicans inched closer to gaining control of the U.S. House Wednesday morning, while party control of the Senate remained undecided. It may be...
Published on November 17, 2022 - Page 6
The charges brought against former Montour Township Fire Chief David L. McCracken serve as a warning to volunteer organizations around the region: As...
Published on November 17, 2022 - Page 6
If you have asked this question recently, keep reading. To find the answer, we have to understand our nation's founding was deeply shaped by...
Published on November 17, 2022 - Page 6
In politics, Americans suffer from one-party-ism or, so it seems. As we grow into adulthood, we tend to absorb our political views from our parents...
Published on November 16, 2022 - Page 6
One of the nation's largest solar farms is being considered in northwest Indiana. The 13,000-acre Mammoth Solar project, or the size of 9,849...
Published on November 16, 2022 - Page 6
The national media was atwitter Tuesday about the potential that Donald Trump was preparing to announce his run for the Republican nomination for...
Published on November 16, 2022 - Page 6
Last Oct. 18, I wrote an op-ed about extremists within the Republican Party. My intent was to provide a counterpoint to Ms. Lysk's Oct. 4 op-ed...
Published on November 16, 2022 - Page 6
Will the already overburdened US healthcare system be collateral damage from the GOP's war on reproductive freedom? COVID killed many physicians and...
Published on November 15, 2022 - Page 6
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer won an impressive victory Nov. 8, and in doing so grabbed the brass ring for a political CEO: a Legislature totally...
Published on November 15, 2022 - Page 6
Sometimes a thing is too good to be true. That's essentially what the Office of the Attorney General said earlier this month in announcing it was...
Published on November 15, 2022 - Page 6
Well, here we are, almost two years into a Democrat administration. Gas prices are at record highs. Heating fuel will be a big problem for many this...
Published on November 15, 2022 - Page 6
REPUBLICANS HAVE VERY DANGEROUS AUTHORITARIAN/FASCIST AGENDA. People don't really hate Trump; but they do hate what he and other Republicans stand...
Published on November 14, 2022 - Page 6
When Pennsylvania confronts its own problems, stealing great ideas from other states is not a crime -- it's commendable. Facing a severe, nationwide...
Published on November 14, 2022 - Page 6
InsideSources.com It had been building for weeks. Americans could talk about little else, the tension and anxiety growing daily as the stakes climbed...
Published on November 13, 2022 - Page 18
Haiti is in the throes of one of the most dire emergencies in its crisis-prone recent history, one increasingly likely to wash up on U.S. shores in...
Published on November 13, 2022 - Page 18
ROSE: Bridgett Kingston, director of Columbia County's Veterans' Affairs office, marked the holiday dedicated to veterans by passing along some good...
Published on November 13, 2022 - Page 18
Vietnam was not so much a stand-alone war as it was one long battle in an ongoing war -- the war in defense of freedom, which is still under assault...
Published on November 13, 2022 - Page 18
President Joe Biden's plan to provide millions of borrowers with up to $20,000 apiece in federal student-loan forgiveness has been blocked by a...
Published on November 12, 2022 - Page 8
Wyoming is best, while New Jersey and New York are the worst. If American states are laboratories of democracy, then too many have spent decades...
Published on November 12, 2022 - Page 8
THORN: Anyone who's watched or played football has heard a coach say something like, "We win as a team and we lose as a team." Last weekend, one...
Published on November 12, 2022 - Page 8
On behalf of 64 coroners and approximately 288 deputy coroners, across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania that the Pennsylvania State Coroners...
Published on November 12, 2022 - Page 8
( Editor's note: This letter was written before the election.) Good letter Gary Fritz. Our eyes are open to the comedy show in the 30-seconds, but I...