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New house numbers will help responders

November 15, 2014 Seconds count when it comes to responding to emergencies and sometimes something as seemingly insignificant as a missing house number can cause dangerous delays. more »»

Ohio voters like what they see from Kasich

November 14, 2014 Election results a week ago clearly were a repudiation by many Americans of the destructive policies of President Barack Obama’s administration. more »»

For the kids’ sake, don’t remove staff minimums in Ohio schools

November 13, 2014 Many of us remember having art, music and physical education every day during our years in the public school system. But those days are long gone. more »»

Family Tree Clinic fills area’s gap in service

November 12, 2014 When the Southeastern Ohio Dental Clinic closed its doors in 2013, we were concerned about the large number of Medicaid patients who would likely find it hard to find the dental care they needed. more »»

U.S. can’t deal with China with blinders on

November 11, 2014 President Barack Obama shares one thing with most of his predecessors, whether Democrat or Republican: All try their best to put a bright face on U.. more »»

Take the time to thank a veteran

November 10, 2014 It wasn’t that long ago that American servicemen and women were looked down upon when they returned home from active duty in Vietnam. more »»

Smoke detectors save lives

November 8, 2014 When you turned your clocks back last weekend, did you check your smoke alarm batteries, too? The US Fire Administration advises us to change the batteries in our smoke detectors when we turn the... more »»

Ohio creates a template for states in Ebola fight

November 7, 2014 How to defend the public against the threat of Ebola has been controversial in several states, with President Barack Obama second-guessing some governors who dared to pursue what they viewed as... more »»

CVB can live with bed tax reduction

November 6, 2014 Marietta City Council is considering reducing the share of the city’s hotel bed tax shared with the Marietta-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau in order to put more money in city... more »»

Election is over, time to clean up

November 5, 2014 Both winners and losers in the election today should waste no time in pulling up stakes. No, not moving — though some losers may be tempted to do that. more »»

Great wall of differences separates China and the West

November 4, 2014 Moundsville, W.Va., native John Berisford is back home in the United States, finally. His situation makes it clear this country has much to do to improve our diplomatic relationship with China. more »»

It’s never an off year when it comes to voting

November 3, 2014 Some people say that since this is a mid-term election the stakes aren’t as high as they will be in 2016’s presidential election year. We strongly disagree with that viewpoint. more »»

Choose Daniels on Election Day

November 1, 2014 In the race for the Ohio House of Representative’s 95th district seat, we’re asking voters to support Charlie Daniels. more »»

Rep. Phillips has earned a 3rd term

October 31, 2014 Debbie Phillips has a knack for getting things done. more »»

Business ties, public service give Walters the edge

October 30, 2014 In the race between Republican Rick Walters and Independent Ray Witten for Washington County Commissioner, we think Walters has the edge. more »»

Children Services levy would fund vital program

October 29, 2014 Your one vote Tuesday can go a long way toward helping Washington County children at risk of failing to reach their full potential. We urge you to vote for the 0. more »»

Frontier needs levy for its own future

October 28, 2014 Frontier schools officials knew they faced a tough sell with voters when they opted to put a 5.81-mill levy on the Nov. 4 ballot. more »»

Vote Johnson for Congress Election Day

October 27, 2014 On both national issues and those of direct concern to East Ohio communities, Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, has been a leader. Keeping him in the House of Representatives is just common sense. more »»

Vote for Kasich for governor

October 25, 2014 When John Kasich took the reins as governor of Ohio in January 2011, the state was a mess. more »»

CDC’s response to Ebola should be reviewed

October 24, 2014 When public health threats surface, many Americans, including health care professionals, turn to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC officials are the experts, after all. more »»



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