Greenwood

Don?t pooh-pooh 700,000 horses

I’m writing in response to (Jon Brandt, Auburn State Recreation Area) Ranger’s comment from the May 29 article entitled “Mountain bikers, equestrians try to play ...

Our View: Humane Society's power needs to be in check

The local arm of the Humane Society aims to hold pet owners accountable for how they treat their furry companions. But what happens when someone questions the judgment of Humane S ...

HR 3521 erodes proper balances

H.R. 3521 (Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act), recently passed by the House, is yet another big hit to our Constitution. Even though Congress would still have to approve such resc ...

Tevis a test of real athletes

Regarding last week’s letter titled “Perhaps horses are getting lazy,” (Reader Input, Oct. 13). Really, you can’t be serious. Of course a horse can walk in the snow. Did it ...

Government sickens reader

I am sickened with our government. If I had a daughter that abused her credit card privilege by overspending in the thousands, I certainly wouldn’t reward her with a higher debit ...

Thank you, voters; wake up!

I want to thank all the people who supported and voted for me. I have met thousands of great people from our district. The ones that still have jobs work very hard for less. The on ...

Debt creation must stop

Congress raised the federal debt ceiling (the amount of borrowing the federal government cannot exceed) on our national debt by almost $2 trillion just a little over a year ago. Th ...

Mobile veterinarian brings clinic to clients

Every work day Ariel Menninger climbs into her truck and starts out on a day that will take her 150 or 175 miles round-trip from her home in Auburn. Menninger is a large animal ve ...

Prop. 25 worth promoting

Finally there is something on the ballot where our vote will make a difference. Please read Proposition 25 and vote for it. Besides voting for it, let your friends know about it. ...

Endurance is a very big deal

Regarding the plaza in Auburn: What difference does it make what the name is? There will most likely not be a big sign that states “This is the ‘Whatevername’ Plaza!” I he ...