Cynthia Allen: Will the Trump era create a conundrum for Catholics?

Cynthia Allen: Will the Trump era create a conundrum for Catholics?

Just a week ago, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals refused to give the go-ahead for President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily blo...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Celia Rivenbark: Committed to alternative facts

Celia Rivenbark: Committed to alternative facts

If this whole Trump mess was a movie — and sometimes it feels like it might be — Kellyanne Conway would play the popular mean girl’s...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: Funny business on Presidents Day

Jim Krumel: Funny business on Presidents Day

Presidents Day is a day when some folks get the day off because … well, I’m not sure why they get the day off.For a lot of them, it’...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Murdock: Democrats should apologize for centuries of anti-black abuse

Murdock: Democrats should apologize for centuries of anti-black abuse

NEW YORK — Black History Month 2017 is the perfect time for Democrats to apologize for their centuries of abuse against black Americans.• ...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


George Will: An adult voice amid pandemic childishness

George Will: An adult voice amid pandemic childishness

WASHINGTON — In his 72 years, Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, who was raised in segregated Ri...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Debunking Myths: Why You Should Start a Business in Lima

Debunking Myths: Why You Should Start a Business in Lima

It took a little over two years to get my business off the ground, from idea conception to completion. Was it challenging? Yes. Exhilarating, difficul...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


David Trinko: Outdoors because he’s out of excuses

David Trinko: Outdoors because he’s out of excuses

Mother Nature called my bluff. Now I don’t know what to do.It didn’t even seem like that big of a deal at the time. The wire in our electr...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Cheryl Parson: Cruise calls no guarantee of clear sailing

Cheryl Parson: Cruise calls no guarantee of clear sailing

A couple of years ago, out in California, Scott Lawrence received a phone call from a “nice gentleman” working for a company called Caribb...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Legal-Ease: Lawyers showing farmers lots of love over corn class action lawsuit

Legal-Ease: Lawyers showing farmers lots of love over corn class action lawsuit

Farmers are receiving lots of free steak dinners, hats, shirts, jackets and office supplies from out-of-town attorneys these days.The situation center...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Kathleen Parker: Meet Rick. Meet the football. Hike!

Kathleen Parker: Meet Rick. Meet the football. Hike!

WASHINGTON — By now a few million Americans have met “Rick,” the aide-de-camp who carries the nuclear “football” for Pre...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |