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Medicare program turns 50

July 31, 2015 EDITOR: On July 30, 1965 President Lyndon B. Johnson made Medicare law. Medicare is the most successful health care program in America’s history. Without Medicare, 43.5 million seniors and 8. more »»

 
 
 
Response to climate change letter

July 30, 2015 EDITOR: In response to John Hager and on behalf of CO2 and the rest of the story What was happening during the Ordovician, 445 million years ago, to produce an ice age and at the same time high CO2... more »»

He’s no Doug Fix

July 27, 2015 EDITOR: This is in response to Mr. Quinlan L. Hillesheim letter to the editor of Friday, July 24, 2015. more »»

Gas price confusion

July 27, 2015 EDITOR: Thursday, July 23. Menominee Michigan; Shell gas station - $2.15 a gallon, Krist Oil - $2.15 a gallon(5 cents off for cash, so $2.10), Holiday - $2.15 a gallon. more »»

School board’s role not serve as judge or jury

July 24, 2015 EDITOR: I am fully aware that much discussion is occurring in our community due to the suspension of Jim Hansen, and the recent board action to pursue tenure charges. more »»

The issue is not teacher’s actions

July 24, 2015 EDITOR: Reading the recent news stories regarding former Escanaba football coach and science teacher, Jim Hansen, I felt obligated to write regarding something people seem to be losing sight of in... more »»

Working to close dark store tax loopholes

July 22, 2015 EDITOR: The dark store issue has woken a sleeping bear. Engaged citizens in Marquette and throughout the Upper Peninsula are shedding light in communities about social and economic justice with the B. more »»

Impasse with health department

July 22, 2015 EDITOR: Here we are again at an impasse with the health dept. I will refresh your memory. A few years ago two women from the health dept. more »»

Unarmed military personnel being targeted

July 22, 2015 EDITOR: As an Army veteran, I am appalled at the attacks we have seen on unarmed military personnel, which are not only tragic but totally unacceptabl. more »»

A stand against racism

July 16, 2015 EDITOR: Yesterday something pretty amazing happened after an unfortunate situation. I’d like to acknowledge the 4J’s in any way possibl. more »»

Court system works well

July 14, 2015 EDITOR: I had the opportunity to sit through the criminal sexual assault trial recently and I was throughly impressed with the circuit court system here in Delta County. more »»

Think Trump’s comments through

July 11, 2015 EDITOR: Quit trying so hard! The recent comments by Donald Trump has caused an uproar. Instead of the knee-jerk reactions, everyone should think it through. more »»

Where does the money go?

July 11, 2015 EDITOR: Help me to understand how our state wanted to increase the sales tax from 6 to 7 percent. more »»

Support for Carson

July 8, 2015 EDITOR: The election for our next President is in about 18 months. It looks to be a very critical one. more »»

Pure U.P. rivers?

July 7, 2015 EDITOR: On June 25, 2015, the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee approved a measure to evaluate the effectiveness of oil spill response and cleanup plans in the Great Lakes,... more »»

Island Resort Championship was a success

July 7, 2015 EDITOR: The Island Resort Championship delivered another great week of professional golf in Delta County. more »»

On behalf of CO2

July 6, 2015 EDITOR: The molecule of one carbon atom and two closely coupled oxygen atoms is under attack by President and Pope. more »»

Re: Cartoon out of line

July 2, 2015 EDITOR: “David Duke far right politician, and former Grand Wizard of the KK. more »»

Law of the land

July 1, 2015 EDITOR: We are Roman Catholic. My wife and I are married for 52 years. We together raised three children. I served in the Armed Forces as a youth during peace time. more »»

Special shelter dog

July 1, 2015 EDITOR: Sassy died in my arms tonight, June 28, 2015. Sassy was a 12-year-old Yorkie-dog. For most his life, he had a dog-mother. He was pampered. She carried him everywhere in a pink-sequined purs. more »»

Cartoon out of line

June 29, 2015 EDITOR: “The political cartoon” on Tuesday, June 23 was out of line. It portrayed Donald Trump “throwing his hat in the ring” and in the ring was a jester’s hat and a KKK hoo. more »»

 
 
 

 

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December 5, 2014 Sometimes we take for granted what is probably the most precious resource the Upper Peninsula has to offer — the people who live here. more »

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