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Needed this year: Some Will Rogers’ sanity

With incivility running high in our politics and society, we sure could use a dose of sanity from Will Rogers, one of America’s greatest humorists.

Seeks letters for school project

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Hello! I am a fourth grade student in North Carolina. In fourth grade, we do state reports and I have chosen your state!

Applauds board’s superintendent choice

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Congratulations to the Sunnyside School Board on their selection of Kevin McKay as the District’s new Superintendent.

Kennewick man issue needs laid to rest

It looks like the battle over Kennewick man’s remains have almost come to an end. And that means his remains, and the related controversy, could almost be ready to be laid to rest.

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U.S., Saudi relationship needs review

For decades the U.S. and Saudi Arabia have shared a peculiar relationship: the Saudis sell relatively cheap oil to the United States for which they accept our fiat currency.

Forget gender, look at qualifications

You know what I really resent? I resent it when someone tells me I should vote for, or support, or give a pass to, someone because it will be a “historic moment.”

Gun control debate should be more civil

Most of us, regardless of our personal beliefs about gun control, want to build a safer and more prosperous nation. Standing on that common ground, we should address a common misperception.

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McKay is a good choice for our schools

It’s not too often a local school district gets the opportunity to hire one of its own to be superintendent.

Dirt is good for child development

Get this: Prisoners spend more time enjoying the outdoors than modern children.

The wussification of our military

A military parade may soon look less like a VE-Day parade down Times Square and more like Mardi Gras in New Orleans, unless liberals in leadership stop using the U.S. military as a social engineering experiment.

Protect us from overzealous bureaucrats

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell is overjoyed that the federal government is giving away $48.8 though the Migratory Bird Conservation Commission.

I’m still happy listening to ‘vital vinyl’

The pictures, liner notes, the snap-crackle-pop sound when you plop down the needle are all reasons to love vinyl records.

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