When in doubt, blame the media

When in doubt, blame the media

Apparently, it’s not just enough to shoot the messenger anymore.These days, the messengers need to be shot, stabbed, tarred and feathered, drawn...

September 29th, 2016 |  


That’s good, that’s good no matter what the news was

That’s good, that’s good no matter what the news was

“That’s good, that’s good,” was what one executive would say when someone reported to him what seemed to be bad news. But then...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Suicide Prevention Month

Suicide Prevention Month

We face a devastating mental health crisis in our country, one that affects thousands across the country. The veterans community has been particularly...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Hillary’s health, Trump’s racism

Hillary’s health, Trump’s racism

For daring to ask Hillary Clinton several questions and follow-up questions about her disregard for national security in regard to her use of private ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Workforce development a key

Workforce development a key

Many of the bills passed by the legislature and signed by the governor earlier this year have recently gone into effect. One of those pieces of legisl...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

The “Baby Boomers” generation of Americans born in the years following World War II represent one of the largest generations in our nation...

September 21st, 2016 updated: September 21st, 2016. |  


Father Mychal Judge: Victim #0001

Father Mychal Judge: Victim #0001

This is Part 2 of Randy Riley’s column on 9/11/01.News coverage on 9/11 was non-stop. For me, it started just before 9 a.m.Charlie Gibson was th...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Special traditions and Raber’s special

Special traditions and Raber’s special

Family traditions are an interesting subject. The Amish as a whole have large families. My father-in-law, for example, comes from a family of 16 child...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


Use that freezer — casserole season is upon us

Use that freezer — casserole season is upon us

I look at appliances the way some women look at fur coats, serious diamonds and recurring spa treatments.It’s the same way a farmer looks at a b...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


September 11 is about freedom

September 11 is about freedom

September 11, 2001 is about more than terrorism — it’s about freedom. It’s about someone trying to take our freedom away from us and...

September 12th, 2016 |