One letter too many

My thank you to Hays, America. Thank you for who and what you are. On Sept. 4, 2015, my family and I visited Hays and Fort Hays State Universi…

If we do not contact our state representatives and the governor now, guns will be legal at Kansas state universities on July 1. As a mother of…

Are we, or aren’t we?

Many people believe public health is only focused on tracking and controlling contagious diseases or preparing for epidemics. While these are …

After reading through HB 2296 dealing with the combining of the barber, cosmetology and body art boards, I find no practical reason to even co…

President Donald Trump’s recent executive order to roll back the Waters of the U.S. rule, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Pr…

Our monthly meeting of the Senior Companion and Foster Grandparent programs consisted of the changes that are being made by our new president,…

Our family with four young children was living in a country home located 1 mile east of the Hays cemetery on what is now 27th Street. A light …

I wrote this editorial for my school’s student newspaper and thought that I should share it with more than just my school and community. Schoo…

Homosexuality is a hard thing to deal with. In the Christian tradition (Old and New Testament, above all, letters of St. Paul) it is a sin. Th…

I’m glad that Patrick Lowry brought up the question of why some county positions are elected and others appointed. I had the same question bef…

Go Sam, go

The hate coming from the left since losing the election is unprecedented, as I point out in this letter.

Two years have passed since Mr. John Befort was killed minding his own business like he had done so many times before. Holliann Stramel and Sm…

It has been no secret that the Kansas Department of Transportation has taken the brunt of state budget woes over the last six years. To the tu…

On March 7, I had the opportunity to assist IHOP and the Hays Kiwanis Club raise funds for a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. For IHOP, th…

Trump’s honeymoon

Kansas’ new approach to welfare programs, by encouraging work, has broken the cycle of poverty for thousands of Kansans. Unfortunately, these …

Gov. Sam Brownback and his fellow supporters of supply-side, “trickle down” economic theory love to extol the virtues of the employer as the “…

Open letter to a so-called journalist

Who are we?

With its recent bogus attack on “fake news,” the American corporate media is revealing its fear of the alternative media exposing its own camo…

I read with interest the guest editorial, “Lessons Lost,” in Wednesday night’s HDN concerning the “Fiduciary Rule” that would regulate financi…

With the inauguration of President Trump, we now have a leader that seems totally unencumbered with facts and figures and impervious to any ef…

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