Paul M. Harman

Reader Input: EPA inaction killing our bees

We have heard a great deal of news over the years about the shrinking bee population. Two new studies released in late March add to the solid body of scientific evidence showing th ...

Reader input: Tolerating weapons and media violence

I have been reading the pro and anti-gun arguments in the paper for weeks since the horrendous and tragic Newtown shooting. I would agree we need to ban assault weapons, I used one ...

A made in China Merry Christmas

We are encouraged to shop Auburn so that our dollars stay in town and benefit the community. That is good in principle, but is very flawed considering how many of our stores’ alm ...

We’ve no one to blame but ourselves

Oh, come on. Can these (Occupy Wall Street) people and the news media encouraging them get a life? Greed has been around for thousands of years. It would be really nice if this wa ...

Do your part, buy American

Well, you heard the numbers, folks, unemployment in America is up to 9.8 percent. It was all over the national news tonight. Everyone knows we need more jobs but no one seems to r ...

What happened to ‘Buy American’?

What is the real reason for high unemployment and disappearance of jobs? One has to wonder if the rise in our unemployment rate has more to do with our manufacturing going to othe ...

Veteran treasures medal and memories

Over 40 years ago when we came home, we didn’t come home to a thank you or any kind of caring and warm recognition. We came home to a country that was torn over the war itself, a ...