Martial arts center moves to the next level

The move into a larger facility this month represents another step in a journey that started in childhood for Ron and Dave Joslin. The Joslins unveiled their new Martial Arts Cente ...

Exit Afghan war immediately

Does any intelligent person out there honestly believe that when we finally exit the Afghan cesspool we will leave anything behind other than an ignorant, illiterate, fanatical, op ...

Return reason to government

How could this be … incompetent amateurs and mismanagement of funds from the government that is going to turn our economy around with millions of new jobs, free ourselves from ou ...

49 Fire field weed-choked

I am one of the lucky homeowners who didn’t lose my home in the 49 Fire last August. As I look over the field next to our Northpark subdivision, I see weeds that are now taller ...

Big bucks to be had in public sector

Why is it that Kirk Uhler and the gang don’t object to these wages (Journal, June 23)? Because other public employees are telling other public employees how much they’re worth! ...

Father Brennan fulfills his calling

At 83, Father Ronan Brennan has seen a lot of life. On June 18, Brennan celebrated his 60th year as a Catholic priest, and the congregations of St. Joseph and St. Theresa of Avila ...

Western States 100 runners battle agony of the feet

Hamstrings may howl, glutes stab and stomachs churn. But the agony of the feet is perhaps the most nagging concern for Western States 100 runners this weekend. In the world of ultr ...