February 3, 2011 RSS feed / Columns

Shovel a Different Kind of Snowdrift

It’s a hard winter. The snow is deeper and heavier and the temperatures lower and icier. All who plow, shovel and stoke deserve a sweet treat of gratitude for attending to the necessities during this harsh weather. More...

WASHINGTON DISPATCHES

Health Care Repeal The Republican-controlled House of Representatives voted two weeks ago to repeal President Barack Obama’s signature legislative achievement—the health care bill, officially called the Affordable Care Act. More...

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

PUTNAM COUNTY BURIED IN FOOT OF SNOW YESTERDAY

ALL ROADS BLOCKED AND BUSINESS AT A STANDSTILL Mile a Minute Gale Causes Drifts Several Feet Deep in Worst Storm of the Winter. More...

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Weekly Quotation

“I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says ‘Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again’” ~Lewis Carroll