Commentary

That they might have joy

‘We can only be human together’ By Jacki Wood The year is done. I spread the past three hundred sixty-five days before me on the living room carpet… I fold the good days up and place them in my back pocket for safekeeping. Draw the match. Cremate the unnecessary… I pour myself a glass of

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A Right Jab

Our recent elections should tell us much By Larry W. Anderson The dust is settling from recent gubernatorial elections in Virginia and New Jersey where there were some pleasant surprises for those of us on the right and some unhappiness for those on the left now laboring to spin their way to a new degree

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Be our Guest

Are we returning to normal? By Gordon Hill When I began writing this, the House was preparing to vote on the $1.2 trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure bill which many pundits predicted would fail due to opposition by some Democrats. Supporting its passage, I was not hopeful. To my delight, the six Democrats who voted against it

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Be our Guest

Speaking to the American Premise By Gordon Hill In 1960, I cast my first vote for president. Whether it was for Kennedy or Nixon is less important than that I voted. It counted. Since then I have voted every two years and at other times in county or city elections on different schedules. My success

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Wainwright to open Camp Appleseed with open house

By Kathryn Rice Camp Appleseed will hold its first open house at 6 pm, Sunday, June 27 at 1598 State Highway 2, Bedford, IA 50833. Any and all ages are invited to tour the orchard and camp, boat on the four acre lake, enjoy the fellowship and the Christian worship. Wainwright requested attendees to bring

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A Right Jab

It is now bordering on disaster By Larry W. Anderson You may recall the horrible, awful Donald J. Trump was bringing our southern border under firm control at last, but his determination dismayed liberals. Joe Biden’s administration has eerily followed Trump’s when it comes to those hurrying over the border, but the distinction lies in

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Northwest president gives summary of 2020

By Dr. John Jasinski, Northwest Missouri State University president                 Our students returned last week for the spring semester and 2021 classes are underway at Northwest Missouri State University! I am feeling a sense of optimism about the future of Northwest, and that is on all of us who have uplifted and helped each other in

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Be our guest

SBA offers another lifeline for small businesses By Tom Salisbury, US Small Business Administration region 7 administrator If you are a small business still struggling, call your lender immediately! You may be eligible for a third round of lending from the US Small Business Administration. SBA and Treasury Dept. reopened the Paycheck Protection (PPP) loan

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Time to make a change

My name is Riley Smith. I am a junior agricultural media major here at Northwest. As a student here, I know that we are all encouraged to make the changes that we want to see. I realize now that this is our time to do so. After reading the most recent email from President Jasinski,

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