Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP playing the game by different rules

Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP playing the game by different rules

Let’s try a thought experiment.Suppose your friend invites you to play Monopoly. But suppose she insists on a set of special rules applicable on...

February 9th, 2020 |  


Notebook: A week that didn’t follow a straight line

Notebook: A week that didn’t follow a straight line

It seemed like it dragged on, but in reality, the impeachment of President Donald Trump was the fastest impeachment ever. The House voted to impeach T...

February 8th, 2020 |  


John Kass: Trump impeachment backfires on Democrats, and Nancy Pelosi has a meltdown

John Kass: Trump impeachment backfires on Democrats, and Nancy Pelosi has a meltdown

The partisan impeachment of President Donald Trump finally passed, mercifully, like a kidney stone, with Democrats grimacing helplessly during acquitt...

February 8th, 2020 |  



David Trinko: Old-time sweets in high demand

David Trinko: Old-time sweets in high demand

My kids wanted 100 Grand the other day.They also wanted Mounds. And Swedish Fish. And Smarties.Everything that’s old is new again when it’...

February 8th, 2020 |  


On Leadership: Company culture the key to Garver

On Leadership: Company culture the key to Garver

In each “On Leadership” column, Allen Lima Leadership Executive Director Matt Childers talks with a regional business leader. This week, h...

February 8th, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Condos, PUDs and homeowner associations differ by what’s owned versus shared

Legal-Ease: Condos, PUDs and homeowner associations differ by what’s owned versus shared

Traditionally, people own houses with adjoining yards, driveway, garages and other outbuildings. The person owns that property without neighbors or an...

February 8th, 2020 |  


Jay Ambrose: No, Trump is not going to be a dictator

Jay Ambrose: No, Trump is not going to be a dictator

Maybe the most ridiculous if also the most common progressive complaint about Republicans refusing to impeach President Donald Trump is that he now re...

February 7th, 2020 |  


Ken Pollitz: A magical weekend, complete with ice cream

Ken Pollitz: A magical weekend, complete with ice cream

It’s a bit of a technicality, I’ll admit, but even though we have four children, we never had just one who was 6 years of age. That all ch...

February 7th, 2020 |  


Carl P. Leubsdorf: Trump riding high at State of the Union, but it’s a long way to Election Day

Carl P. Leubsdorf: Trump riding high at State of the Union, but it’s a long way to Election Day

If President Donald Trump seemed unusually expansive and his fellow Republicans especially exuberant at Tuesday night’s State of the Union speec...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Lori Borgman: Heart-shaped boxes held more than candy

Lori Borgman: Heart-shaped boxes held more than candy

My dad gave my mom a beautiful heart-shaped box of candy every year on Valentine’s Day. Big red and pink boxes with swirls of lace and wide sati...

February 6th, 2020 |