Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Has Romaine Quinn forgotten who he represents? | Stephen Smith

State Rep. Romaine Quinn, R-Rice Lake, isn't upset that a third of the total broadband grants announced earlier this month went to Dane County...

Response | Sue Hansen

How refreshing to hear from Ms. Sandy Bjurman that she is now calling for an end of hate groups and racism.  How disheartening it...

Sandra Bjurman | Democrats need to stop their hate-filled rhetoric

There is no place in America for any hate group. Susan Hansen condemns the KKK, Neo Nazis and White Supremacists, but she also needs to...

Some answers, more questions | Rollie Erickson

Have to say, many of my earlier questions are being answered by recent events, by so many appointees and commission members bailing. But some...

One political persuasion overrunning editorials | David Frazer

I am never happy when I see a voice withheld; this is the way that it seems when one political persuasion overruns the editorials....

Local hero

A good samaritan renewed my faith in my fellow man, at least this local man. Our family vacation trailer tire blew out on Hwy....

Trump trashes democracy

Throughout Donald Trump’s candidacy and brief tenure in office, he has managed to eradicate civility, a long-standing hallmark of our great democracy. Google the name...

Help needed from every agency, group and department

My wife and I are property owners in Washburn County and we are extremely concerned about the recent discovery of zebra mussels in Big...

A short list of “merciful” provisions of Ryan health-care bill | Joyce Luedtke

Thank you, Congressman Duffy, for voting for the AHCA, the Ryan health-care bill, on May 4. Thank you to the voters for voting for...

The new health-care bill | Mark Boyken

The House is planning a new health-care bill. Does it deserve our support? If you want cheaper insurance which may not cover your illness or...