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Column | Jones Act keeps America prepared for war in times of peace

Though it’s cliche, Memorial Day reminds us that freedom isn’t free. It costs us, sometimes dearly. This is especially true when we find ourselves unprepared for a conflict we probably should have expected to be drawn into.

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Editorial Cartoon | May 30, 2018

Editorial Cartoon | May 30, 2018

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Letter | NACFD issues will only harm those in the district

The chief was right in his thoughts that he would be fired. It happened Wednesday evening and Thursday morning. They fired the best administrative assistant the district has had in 10 years.

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Letter | The life of an AR-15

I was born in the time of war. There was a rush to build my kind and the need was great. My operator picked me up, and away we went to war. My operator took very good care of me, cleaning, oiling, and we were never apart.

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Letter | Canyon 66 reopens

It is with great excitement that we read the article written by Hubble Ray Smith about the reopening of the Canyon 66 Restaurant and the Ramada Inn Hotel.

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Column | A Russia refresh

President Trump and his most devoted allies (both in Congress and on cable news) have themselves all worked up once again.

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Editorial cartoon | May 29, 2018

Peace summit

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Column | Is U.S. bellicosity backfiring?

Earlier last week at the Heritage Foundation, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo laid out our Plan B for Iran in a speech that called to mind Prussian Field Marshal Karl Von Moltke.

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Column | A few choice words about Mueller’s investigation

Traditionally, the present for a first anniversary is paper, but you don’t need any more of that, considering the voluminous file cabinets full of documents already collected and stashed in triple-locked, humidity-controlled warehouses all over the leaky swamp that is Washington.

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Letter | Traffic Control

What if the City could bring in money and solve a large part of this traffic thing all in one move? To me, that would be great!

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Letter | School shooting solution

Children will attend online school's or be home schooled.

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Miner Editorial | Memorial Day: It’s not just a barbecue day

The sun is shining, the weather is perfect, the bratwursts and hamburgers and skewers are on the grill

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Thank You | Girl Scout Troop 7147 expresses gratitude toward KRMC Foundation

In 2018, Troop 7147 applied for a donation from Kingman Regional Medical Center Foundation for camping and hiking supplies

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Thank You | Mohave County Gemstoners 2018 Gem and Mineral Show organizers appreciate the help they received

The Mohave County Gemstoners held their annual gem and mineral show a couple of weekends ago, and I would like to thank everyone in the club who helped us

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Column | For Memorial Day - serve those who serve us

Every Memorial Day, we remember those who died during active military service

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Editorial cartoon | May 27, 2018

Young George Washington Trump

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Rants and Raves | May 27, 2018

Got something on your mind? Tell us about in 40 words or less. If your rant or rave is about a specific story, please mention the headline.

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Column | Lost in the Amazon, the retailer we hate to love

Besides the fact that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is one facial scar and miniature clone in a baby carrier away from qualifying as Dr. Evil’s body double, I received an email last week indicating that my Amazon Prime membership fee is going up – AGAIN!

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Letter | Calling all Americans: We lost the power of the vote

I am calling out to all senators and representatives in Washington, D.C., to stop this ruthless, insane, and discrediting of President Trump and start working on reasonable issues for the good of all Americans.

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Letter | Enjoy the summer

I wish you a happy week and weekend, a wonderful summer time and a bright fall and winter this year. All good things to you and yours.

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Column | Vacationers of a certain age

The final indignity is that the friends of retired vacationers can’t remember what the traveler needed a vacation from – and the co-workers of pre-retirees like me can’t remember how they ever got along without the new guy who was hired in the vacationer’s absence.

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Editorial cartoon | May 24, 2018

The theory of evolution

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Community view | MADD reminds drivers that Memorial Day is a deadly time for drunk driving

Drunk driving deaths are 100 percent preventable, 100 percent of the time.

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Column | How the Russia investigation helps Trump

Democrats seethe but have no new fodder for their ire – and every day that passes with the media chumming the waters and coming up empty drives down enthusiasm even more.