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As I begin this column, the U.S. is still in full meltdown over the COVID-19 virus. Thank you, media! Read more

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According to legend, a man presented the King with a chessboard. In return, the king offered a to grant a wish. “I am only asking for one grai… Read more

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With blue states claiming the vast majority of COVID-19 cases in the nation, can they ever expect to curb the virus as long as the cling to th… Read more

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Due to COVID-19, the entire planet is in uncharted territory, which means it’s difficult to assess where we are or what is going to happen. Sa… Read more

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There is a lot of negativity going around regarding the COVID-19, especially within the high school. While I do admit that it sucks to not be … Read more

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We were proud to stand with Gov. Ducey in supporting his 20% by 2020 teacher salary plan, which has delivered 20% raises for every teacher in … Read more

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Rather than completely destroying the American economy, how about telling Pres. Trump to request that everyone who is over age 70 to quarantin… Read more

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In late 2018, during a visit to the Show Low VA Clinic, the federal policeman assigned to the clinic was sitting behind the staff where he cou… Read more

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What is science? “Knowledge ascertained by observation and experiment, critically tested, systematized, and brought under general principles,”… Read more

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It appears that Show Low and other towns that were once sleepy little places have now become a commercial eyesore. One cannot stop growth. Tha… Read more

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We recently had an accident in Show Low and I would just like to pay tribute to one of your citizens, Chad Duncan. He not only saw our need fo… Read more

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Has anyone else figured out that the numbers the CDC has reported about flu infections and death are made up just to sell their flu vaccine? Read more

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Barbara Davis’ March 6 column, “When the Wild Calls in the White Mountains” was beautifully written and definitely brightened my day! She so a… Read more

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Kudos to "Comeback Joe" Biden on his surprising come from behind victory in the Super Tuesday primaries. Now if he can remember where he is an… Read more

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I'm now retired and I chose this area because of its beauty and quiet setting. I love to fish, so naturally I've been going to Rainbow Lake 3 … Read more

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I drive the road from Whiteriver to Blue Ridge High School every day. One thing that I’ve noticed is an increasing number of stray dogs and an… Read more

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During the state basketball game on Feb. 28, Rancho Solano Prep vs. Alchesay, I am noting the last 3 plays could have been reviewed. Read more

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Show Low High School Athletics has been without a gymnasium for this past fall and winter sports seasons due to their gym being under construc… Read more

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For a man who writes a weekly newspaper column, Tom Brown’s ignorance is stunning. His Feb. 21 column blaming the demise of the Boy Scouts on … Read more

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Regarding the horse management plan, the Forest Service, I'll bet, has already decided on a plan and this 30-day "input" is nothing but a plac… Read more

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I recently read a book called "Revolutionary Summer," by Joseph Ellis. Wonderful look at the opening months of the American Revolution, encomp… Read more

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The biggest highlight of Environmental Day at the state capitol on Jan. 5 was the number of students who attended. They were mostly high schoo… Read more

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Coronavirus, what happens if, or more likely when, it hits Mexico? I have been reading articles about the spread of the coronavirus and the sp… Read more

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As we have been working on passing the SB1026 bill; we have come to a roadblock as Sen. David Farnsworth is not allowing our SB1026 bill throu… Read more

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I am shocked and dismayed by what is happening in our country right now. Did the President of the United States just retaliate against people … Read more

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