Saturday, August 30, 2014     Volume: 29, Issue: 5
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Panga Boat Bust 9/6

Weekly Poll
What should be done with the De Groot Home?

Leave it alone; they do good work there.
If they’re violating health laws, they should be brought into compliance.
The situation should be dealt with, but handled delicately because of how unique they are.
Would it help if I dumped some water on my head?

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'These murderers are not our own'

Ed. note: Part one of this commentary ran in last week’s New Times. ISIS in Iraq has brought the issue of abhorrent expressions of the Islamic religion (Mis-lam) to the center stage. They have attacked, desecrated, and pillaged the holy sites of Christians and Muslims. They have murdered innocent Christian civilians, as well as countless Iraqi Muslims of various sects, including Sunnis. Through its actions, ISIS false... [ Read More ]

Keep solar work fair and money in the county

One morning you wake up to discover that your job is gone. You have been working for a steadily growing company with a 35-year history of providing innovative, reputable service. But, poof, your job is gone. You ask your boss, “What the—?” Incredibly, your boss tells you this: “A government-subsidized nonprofit endorsed two of our competitors and began a substantial advertising campaign on their behalf. During th... [ Read More ]