Addiction: numbing and losing lives

MIAMI COUNTY — Opiates are meant to help numb the pain, but when they are abused, they numb one’s entire life and ultimately, can take it....

August 30th, 2015 updated: August 30th, 2015. |  


Short Montana hike offers history and views

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Of all the great day hikes in Hyalite Canyon, the 2.4-mile round trip route to History Rock is one of the finest. Rising 3...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Southern Oregon trail courses 79 miles through a wonderland

GLIDE, Ore. (AP) — Hike the entire length of the North Umpqua Trail, lovingly called “the NUT” by some, and you could have traveled ...

August 29th, 2015 |  



An offer they can’t refuse

An offer they can’t refuse

In real estate investment, one person’s misfortune is an other’s opportunity. Indeed, with many foreclosed properties on the market, buyer...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last month at the fastest pace since the Great Recession began in late 2007...

August 29th, 2015 |  


TROY — Don and Jean Rutledge of Troy are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.They were married Aug. 27, 1955, at the First United Church ...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Cooking by trial and error

Cooking by trial and error

Hello friends!As a young girl, there were times I couldn’t help but wonder why and how some people could actually thrive on spending time in the...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Poll: Majority in US wants gov’t to curb prescription costs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Move over, “Obamacare.” A new poll finds Americans worried about medication costs and broadly supporting governmen...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Inflammation can sign of future cardiovascular disease

TROY — More Americans die from cardiovascular disease each year than from anything else, which is why researchers have placed greater focus on f...

August 24th, 2015 |  


In ‘American Ultra,’ Eisenberg plays a stoner who can smoke ‘em down

By JAKE COYLEAP Film WriterThe likably awkward chemistry of Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg remains intact in “American Ultra,” a viol...

August 20th, 2015 |