The patriotism of dissent

SEPT. 22, 2016 — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick started it all by sitting during the national anthem at a preseason game to pr...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Editorial: Delaying release of police tapes is serving who?

Editorial: Delaying release of police tapes is serving who?

Both Lima Police Chief Kevin Martin and the Rev. Lamont Monford of the Black Ministerial Alliance are on record as embracing the use of police body ca...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Jonah Goldberg: Clinton’s personality, Trump’s policy expertise open to debate

Jonah Goldberg: Clinton’s personality, Trump’s policy expertise open to debate

Monday we will see Hillary Clinton battle Donald Trump in their first presidential debate.It’s difficult to capture the otherworldliness of it a...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Editorial: I-75 project worth the headaches

Editorial: I-75 project worth the headaches

Goodbye, orange barrels on Interstate 75. We’ve gotten to be good friends over the last four years.Farewell, narrowed lanes through the construc...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Chicago Tribune: The Terror and triumph

In 1845, Sir John Franklin set out from England to do what explorers did then and still do today: find a shortcut to shrink the globe. To boost trade....

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Orange County Register: Price controls not a bowl of cherries

SEPT. 16 — The Great Depression was notorious for its ill-conceived government interventions to prop up prices and “create” jobs thr...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Chicago Tribune: Russian hacking: Payback for Rio? Da

SEPT. 15, 2016 — Russia paid a stiff price for cheating its way to medals in past Olympics. With its state-sponsored doping program exposed, the...

September 20th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |  


St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Senate puts the heat on Backpage.com to halt human trafficking

SEPT. 16, 2016 — If Backpage.com limited its online classified advertising to core services — auto repair, second-hand merchandise sales a...

September 19th, 2016 updated: September 19th, 2016. |  


Editorial: Sheriff Crish, avoid appearance of impropriety

Editorial: Sheriff Crish, avoid appearance of impropriety

We’re concerned about what Allen County Sheriff Sam Crish’s apparent investigation by the FBI might mean for the county and for the man.Fi...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Editorial: Rumors killed Putnam County 6119 district

Editorial: Rumors killed Putnam County 6119 district

Putnam County proved this week that rumors can have more power than truth.Video killed the radio star, and rumor killed the proposed 6119 water and se...

September 16th, 2016 |