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  • Letter: President's actions radically wrong

    To the Editor:Does anyone else find it amazing or at least interesting about the hypocritical action ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Our View: DeKalb taxpayers have done enough for library

    There’s no doubt DeKalb’s new and improved public library will be a great asset to the city’s downtown area and the community at large.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Michael Barone: ​Obama gets really angry ... at Americans

    Three days after the Islamic State terrorist attacks in Paris, Americans were primed to hear their president express heartfelt anger, which he did in ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:31 am
  • Letter: Syrian refugees a political pawn?

    To the Editor:The old expression that "the only certain things in life are death and taxes"  comes t ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:30 am
  • Letter: Kinzinger an ally in fight against Alzheimer's

    To the Editor:Sadly, too often, partisan politics in Washington has come to dominate, not allowing g ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:30 am
  • Finding ways to deal with sexting issue

    Cañon City High School’s “sexting” scandal – in which hundreds of students are reported to have shared nude photos with one another via their smartpho ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Froma Harrop: Let pharmacies prescribe birth control

    Back in 1933, Rep. Walter Pierce of Oregon introduced a bill in Congress to let doctors discuss birth control with their patients. The need for such a ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 1:03 am
  • Our view: Make donation on Giving Tuesday

    If you found yourself snagging a lot of good deals on your holiday gift list on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, there’s a way ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 1:01 am
  • Crook: What to do before the next Islamic State attack

    One way to judge anti-terrorism policy is to ask whether it’s steady in the face of foreseeable events. The response in France to the Islamic State’s ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • Another View: UnitedHealth doesn't spell end of Obamacare

    UnitedHealth Group, the country’s largest health insurer, said it might stop selling plans on state insurance exchanges, citing higher-than-expected c ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • Letter: Budget necessary to preserve state's universities

    To the Editor:Members of the Operating Staff Council at Northern Illinois University, representing 1 ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs-up to those who help others

    Thumbs-up: To the volunteers, donors and Salvation Army Capts. Keith and Michelle Graham for distributing free turkey dinner supplies to 700 local fam ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Eric Olson: I sure hope it's snowing out there

    Is it snowing?I’m writing this as a visitor from the past, a time many hours ago when the skies were ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • Ben Carson: My plan to defeat the Islamic State

    Twenty minutes. That was all it took for Islamic State terrorists to unleash a series of coordinated strikes that devastated a nation and shocked the ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Connie Schultz: John Kasich and Matthew 25, Revisited

    This is Republican Gov. John Kasich explaining in March why he expanded coverage for Ohio’s Medicaid recipients: “The conservative movement – a big ch ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:20 am
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