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Breaking Our Own Rule

Should there be a price to pay for voicing an opinion and speaking out? By Sue Curry Jones Last week our newspaper ran an anonymous ad...

Wasson Report 3.8.12

Giving Homeowners a Choice A sinkhole, also known as a doline, is a depressed area in the ground, usually caused by the dissolution of bedrock...

Robert Robertson Is Candidates For Dist. 2 County Commissioner

Robert Robertson announces this week that he is a candidate for Douglas County Commissioner District 2. Robert is a lifelong resident of Douglas County. Robert states:...

Rowland Report 3.8.12

Greetings from your State Capitol.  It was a tragic week in part of my district last week.  A tornado whipped out its destructive force...

Emerson Report 3.8.12

Who Could Love High Gas Prices? High gas prices put a serious dent in our family budgets.  When gas prices go up, getting to work...

Dugger Report 3.8.12

Earlier this week, mother nature provided us with a stark reminder of how in an instant one’s life can change.  So often, in the...

Chris Degase Is Candidate for Reelection As Douglas Co. Sheriff

Sheriff Chris Degase is publicly announcing his candidacy for reelection this week. Degase made the following statement in announcing his candidacy. "I am Chris Degase...

Dugger Report 3.1.12

Sometimes it easy to become overwhelmed by complexity of the problems we face on a day-to-day basis. It seems as if every day the...

Two Initiative Petitions Approved for Circulation for 2012 Ballot

JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Secretary of State’s office today announced that two initiative petitions met state standards for circulation. The ballot title for the...

Wasson Report 2.23.12

Protecting Missouri’s Workers On Thursday, the Senate passed Senate Bill 572, which modifies the law relating to workers’ compensation. Under the legislation, co-workers could no...
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Douglas County Veterans Are Busy Counting Days Till The Wall Arrives

By Larry Morrison  It seems that sometimes in life one is just busier than other times.  This is one of those times for the Douglas...

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