September 17, 2009 RSS feed / Editorials

Read the Constitution

On September 17, 1787, 39 men gathered in Independence Hall in Philadelphia to sign the Constitution. With their signatures they instituted a form of government that would last over two centuries—a rare accomplishment by itself. More...

The Courier’s Election Policies

Candidates may write no more than one Letter to the Editor per month, and none in the two editions prior to the election. All other material from candidates must be in the form of paid political advertisements, with no deadline restrictions. More...

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Weekly Quotation

“I think that I cannot preserve my health and spirits, unless I spend four hours a day at least - and it is commonly more than that - sauntering through the woods and over the hills and fields, absolutely free from all worldly engagements.” ~Henry David Thoreau