The (Toledo) Blade, Dec. 14The use of drones - for commerce and recreation - is soaring in the United States, and it’s no wonder. The unmanned a...

December 26th, 2015 |  


Grand Lake St. Marys still a priority

Grand Lake St. Marys still a priority

Since Gov. John Kasich took office nearly five years ago, he has led the charge to improve water quality at Grand Lake St. Marys, as well as waters ac...

December 26th, 2015 |  


The Amish Cook

The Amish Cook

Editor’s Note: The Amish are just one group of “Plain people” who call the USA home. But there are also Mennonites and Hutterites (w...

December 26th, 2015 |  



Turning the USA into the OK Corral

Turning the USA into the OK Corral

By Donald KaulContributing columnistPeople say this is a do-nothing Congress. That’s unfair.Why, the sirens in San Bernardino had hardly gone si...

December 26th, 2015 |  


​The same old political nonsense

​The same old political nonsense

With great fanfare, President Obama ended the epic failure of a federal education law, otherwise known as “No Child Left Behind,” by signi...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Extra enforcement on roadways

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Sheriff’s Office will be deploying additional deputies for the upcoming Christmas and New Year’s hol...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Celebrating this season of giving

Celebrating this season of giving

As another year comes to a close, and many of us gather with loved ones to celebrate holidays important to our faiths and filled with traditions dear ...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Extra enforcement on roadways

MIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Sheriff’s Office will be deploying additional deputies for the upcoming Christmas and New Year’s hol...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Twelve days of mayhem

Twelve days of mayhem

Whoever said ‘tis better to give than to receive was more spot-on than she suspected. While the sentiment is pleasant enough, it might be time t...

December 20th, 2015 |  


Secret Santa’s wishes being granted

To the Editor:An unknown male dropped off five Christmas cards Thursday at the (Miami County) Sheriff’s Office.Each card contained a $20 bill. T...

December 20th, 2015 |