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  • Our View: Huskie Pups not a good investment

    It’s to be expected that sometimes when you try new things, you fail.Still, it would seem as though ...
    April 6, 2016 - 9:29 pm
  • Another View: Trump's bad border idea gets worse

    Amazingly, Donald Trump has taken a bad idea and made it worse. Hisáplanáto get Mexico to pay for a wall along the border – by effectively requisition ...
    April 6, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Hunt: Win or lose, Sandersism won't go after election

    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is waging an improbable presidential campaign, but he won’t disappear after this election. Nor will his followers: Perhaps ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:05 pm
  • Pitts: What is liberalism and conservatism?

    About 20 years ago, when the syndicate that represents this column was preparing to pitch it to newspaper editors, I was called in for a meeting with ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:06 pm
  • Letter: Temporarily lift ban on TVs in landfills

    To the Editor:I was DeKalb County’s solid waste coordinator for over eight years, overseeing the inc ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:05 pm
  • Our View: No need to reject art parade

    Support for the arts in downtown DeKalb runs so deep that business owners and City Council members are willing to support an arts parade –áso long as ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:02 pm
  • Good Morning DeKalb County: No surprise at so many unwanted TVs

    Note to readers: This story has been changed to reflect that Best Buy no longer recycles TVs less than 32 inches for free.
    April 6, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • Barone: Are Trump voters really victims?

    What you hear when you listen to many fervent supporters of Donald Trump is that they are victims – victims of globalization and trade agreements that ...
    April 4, 2016 - 9:50 pm
  • Letter: Human Relations Commission meeting about all First Amendment freedoms

    To the Editor:The city of DeKalb’s Human Relations Commission would like to clarify the article on F ...
    April 4, 2016 - 9:50 pm
  • Another View: Speaking truth to autocrats

    Last week, some of the world’s autocrats came to town for the Nuclear Security Summit, men who have thrown their critics in prison and destroyed the f ...
    April 4, 2016 - 9:50 pm
  • Our View: Secrets state lawmakers can't hide

    The Associated Press recently released an extensive study of statehouse secrecy.Sadly, it came as no ...
    April 4, 2016 - 9:50 pm
  • Good Morning DeKalb County: What the heck is 'man smell'?

    The family minivan was in the shop for a couple of days last week, so my wife spent some time driving my car.
    April 4, 2016 - 11:01 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How closely do you follow the speed limit?
    I usually go under the limit
    I drive the limit
    I drive about 5 over
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