Chicago Tribune: ‘This is your country’: Trump and America’s economy

JAN. 21, 2017 — Most of those who liked Donald Trump’s inaugural speech Friday probably voted for him. And many others, if they bothered t...

January 23rd, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |  


Mark Hendrickson: President Obama’s parting economic shots

Mark Hendrickson: President Obama’s parting economic shots

President Barack Obama’s executive actions during the two and a half months of his lame duck, post-election time in office provide the perfect e...

January 23rd, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |  


Jim Krumel: The emptiness of a life taken away

Jim Krumel: The emptiness of a life taken away

Willie Jeffers is a quiet man, one who puts in a day’s work without complaining.When you show up at The Lima News in the darkness of a snowy or ...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Letter: Mental illness behind tragedy

In all due respect to The Lima News, I need to express my opinion on the headlines concerning Mike Luebrecht’s case. It is my hope and prayer th...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Debunking myths: Lima is boring

Debunking myths: Lima is boring

There’s nothing to do in Lima. Lima is a small city with no events, no arts, and no recreation. Sure, there’s the annual fair and maybe a ...

January 22nd, 2017 updated: January 22nd, 2017. |  


Editorial: Rehabilitation apparently fell short for McWay

Editorial: Rehabilitation apparently fell short for McWay

If you commit a bad enough crime in Ohio and get sent to prison, you become a project for the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation & Correction.The n...

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


Ron Lora: Enduring inaugural addresses

Ron Lora: Enduring inaugural addresses

In constitutional terms America is a secular nation – unlike theocracies in which religious power holds sway. It has its own solemn rites, none ...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Kathleen Parker: Shtick is shtick, and Trump is Trump

Kathleen Parker: Shtick is shtick, and Trump is Trump

WASHINGTON — So, that happened.Let us pray.Yes, of course, you can go back to sleep, Mr. Van Winkle, but it won’t change the facts. Donald...

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


Letter: Stratton uses fuzzy math

I read, with interest guest columnist Don Stratton’s column of Jan. 17 (“So you think medical costs are high today,” page 2A) and am...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |  


Letter: Jordan is why term limits needed

This letter is in response to the Jan. 15 Lima News article by Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows — “No more excuses, Republicans.”I agree ...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |