When a fashion-ista is a fashion-isn’t

When a fashion-ista is a fashion-isn’t

Do you hate it when people make those air quotation marks with their fingers to indicate what they are about to say isn’t quite sincere? If you ...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Cardinals score big with Welter

Cardinals score big with Welter

The calendar has turned to August and in all reality, football season is here. In between the discussion of teams starting back to training camp and T...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Ediorial roundup

Yankton Daily Press (S.D.) and Dakotan, Yankton, July 27 So, just when is the right time?Unfortunately, it’s the same-old, same-old when it come...

July 31st, 2015 |  



Thanks for making program a success

To the Editor:The Summer Lunch Buddies program at the Troy Rec has completed another year it was a great success. This program pairs elementary studen...

July 31st, 2015 |  


A doughnut isn’t a nutritional meal

A doughnut isn’t a nutritional meal

“Could you please give me a dollar, so I could get something to eat?” I was in a Miami County restaurant parking lot one evening last summ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Is rural America hazardous to your health?

By Jon BaileyContributing Columnistjonmbailey1@gmail.comThis article was contributed by Jon M. Bailey, former Rural Policy Program Director at the Cen...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Medicare turns 50

Medicare turns 50

Fifty years ago this week, aging in America was forever changed for the better.At the Truman Library in Independence, Mo., President Lyndon B. Johnson...

July 31st, 2015 |  


It’s a zoo out there

It’s a zoo out there

This summer sure hasn’t disappointed this news junkie in the realm of world-wide wacky news.It always seems that when the temperature rises, the...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  


Reader understands Dunn’s frustrations

To the Editor:After reading Tom Dunn’s essay in “The View” from Monday, July 27, 2015, I feel compelled to comment on the frustratio...

July 29th, 2015 updated: July 29th, 2015. |  


Jack’s very own heart attack diet

Jack’s very own heart attack diet

If you think this is about how you can deep-fry yourself into the emergency room with a heart attack, it is not. Would I do that to you? No way. This ...

July 29th, 2015 |