Editorial

Off The Editor’s Desk – 11-15-2017

Off The Editor’s Desk – 11-15-2017 “The most terrifying words in the English language are, ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.’ ”— Ronald Reagan Asking for a Constitutional Convention! Last week the Wisconsin Senate voted 19-14 to pass a resolution that completed Wisconsin’s application for a convention, and that makes our state the 28th state to…

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Off The Editor’s Desk – 11-7-2017

 “Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.” — Ronald Reagan Have you ever wondered why all those small mom and pa businesses, that at one time lined the main streets…

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Off the Editor’s Desk – 11-1-2017

 We are still burning coal! “Let’s face it. Most Americans today are simply fed up with government at all levels. They will not—and they should not—continue to tolerate the gap between promise and performance in government.” Richard Nixon’s “The State of the Union” address to Congress on January 22, 1971.

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Off The Editor’s Desk – 10-18-2017

Affordable Health Care? We all know now that the Affordable Health Care (called Obama Care) is not what were we told it would be. Insurance premiums have gone up, some people lost coverage and still the cost of our health care continues to skyrocket.

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Off The Editor’s Desk – 10-11-2017

 Government can’t control drugs, how could they control guns? There are no words that can explain why that deranged fellow shot up Las Vegas last week. I can only think about the loss of life and the families that are now grieving over the loss that they suffered. Politicians and other influential people are calling…

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Off The Editor’s Desk – 9-20-2017

 Is Congress doing anything? I wonder what is happening in Congress, especially the Senate. They have yet to act on tax reform, they missed repeal of the Affordable Care Act, or at lease trying to make it better and nobody, except President Trump is concerned about the national debt.

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Off The Editor’s Desk – 9-13-2017

All School Reunion! What a great weekend it was with all those people that came to attended the all school reunion. I got reacquainted with some of those graduates from Glenwood City High School that I had not seen in many years, a couple of them several decades had passed. I have trouble putting faces to names…

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Off The Publisher’s Desk – 9-13-2017

I hope everyone had a great time at the Colfax Firefighter’s annual event this past weekend. I was confined to Glenwood City with its annual Rustic Lore Days and the All School Reunion. I was very happy to see the Colfax High School Band and the Elk Mound High School Band in the Glenwood City…

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Off the Editor’s Desk – 9-6-2017

Cleaning off my desk! A few bits of interesting information have found their way onto my desk. Some of it came off emails that were sent to me and one other was found on the internet. I don’t know how much truth is in any of it. But you be the judge!

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