Thursday, February 11, 2016     Volume: 30, Issue: 29
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Are you worried about gang violence increasing or coming in from nearby counties?

Yes. We can kiss the Happiest Town in America title goodbye.
I'm more worried about white collar crooks like Kelly Gearhart, Jay Miller, and Al Moriarty.
No. Our law enforcement is more than equipped to handle the problem.
It's inevitable unless we beef up outreach and social services for vulnerable youth.

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The following article was posted on February 5th, 2014, in the New Times - Volume 28, Issue 28 [ Submit a Story ]
The following articles were printed from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 28, Issue 28

It's still tuberculosis

By Bill Denneen - Nipomo

Compliments on covering tuberculosis (“Inconspicuous consumption,” Jan. 30). It killed my grandmother when young, and I have calcified nodes in my lungs indicating I had it. I was a lab technician long ago looking for the tiny red organism in sputum samples that you mention in the article.

Some things seem to never change.