Story Archive August 03 2011

Editorial: Summer thaw

Don’t let the back-to-school ads fool you. August is still an infant and summer’s only half over. The U.S. government has finally (temporarily) solved its debt-ceiling crisis, so for the time being things at the federal level are dullsville.

Letters to the editor August 4, 2011 edition

Small insults can wreck a community

It’s her time to shine

During troubled times, Elizabeth Lane had put family first. Now two scholarships and a lot of support are helping her reach a dream for her own future.

Can do

During 13 years of coping with multiple sclerosis, Terri Kubiak has done her best to strike the word can’t from her vocabulary. Whether kayaking on a river or working out, she’s a woman in motion.