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I’m already anxious about the outcome.

By Tom Purcell, Syndicated Columnist November 3, 2022
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My 23-month-old Labrador, Thurber, makes me laugh out loud at least five times every day.

By Tom Purcell, Syndicated Columnist November 1, 2022
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Elouise Cobell Day will be celebrated on Nov. 5 in Montana, but many people in the West may not recognize her name.

By Betsy Marston, Writers on the Range November 1, 2022
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There is a lot of information to share this month with the General Election fast approaching concerning mail ballots and early voting.

By Kristi Blair, Mohave County Recorder October 29, 2022
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When I was a kid, I’d sometimes cover my eyes or ears during scary movies. I did it again earlier this week, for as long as I could bear it.

By Dick Polman, Syndicated Columnist October 29, 2022
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I just called our realtor.

By Michael Reagan, Syndicated Columnist October 29, 2022
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I’m proud of my son Gideon for doing his civic duty and casting a vote for the first time.

By Danny Tyree, Syndicated Columnist October 27, 2022
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It’s a question worth asking in these nutty times: how old is too old to trick-or-treat?

By Tom Purcell, Syndicated Columnist October 27, 2022
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Scammers don’t hibernate in the winter. Just like you, they’re watching the weather reports and preparing for storms – and they’re counting on catching you unawares.

By TERRI MILLER, Federal Trade Commission October 25, 2022
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James Carville once quipped: “It’s the economy, stupid.”

By Christine Flowers, Syndicated Columnist October 25, 2022
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Every state in the West has some type of law declaring that its waters belong to the public.

By Reed Benson, Writers on the Range October 25, 2022
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Perhaps it’s partly because my mother owns a huge antique desk from Milky Way Farm (the former estate of Franklin C. Mars, founder of Mars Candies), but I pay keen attention to the annual flurry of “filler” news items about Halloween candy.

By Danny Tyree, Syndicated Columnist October 22, 2022
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This week I dug up an amazing – and scary – radio commentary my father delivered on Sept. 1, 1976.

By Michael Reagan, Syndicated Columnist October 22, 2022
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It was one of the most awesome experiences of my childhood.

By Tom Purcell, Syndicated Columnist October 20, 2022
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I’ve experienced a lifelong identity crisis, of sorts, because of my name (or names), and I’ve actually kind of enjoyed it – most of the time.

By Jase Graves, Syndicated Columnist October 20, 2022
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Each year advocates, survivors and supporters recognize October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

By Liz Meins October 18, 2022
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There is a definite “whistling past the graveyard” vibe in the air surrounding the Nov. 8 Congressional midterm election.

By Carl Golden, Syndicated Columnist October 18, 2022
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It’s a common story: Candace McNatt of Durango, in southern Colorado, kept losing bidding wars to buy a house. She finally settled on a tiny home of just 350 square feet.

By Dave Marston, Writers on the Range October 18, 2022
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Be skeptical of products or services that promise drastic savings. Search online for the company or product name with words like “scam” or “complaint.”

By Gema de las Heras, Federal Trade Commission October 15, 2022
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Gosh, I hate debt.

By Tom Purcell, Syndicated Columnist October 15, 2022
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I know it’s a stretch, a false analogy.

By Michael Reagan, Syndicated Columnist October 15, 2022
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Not many seniors can forget those actors and models that depicted handsome cowboys sitting on their mighty steeds or sitting around a campfire “pitching” cigarettes in TV commercials, roadside billboards and magazine ads.

By Butch Meriwether, Guest Columnist October 13, 2022
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“Were you raised in a barn?”

By Danny Tyree, Syndicated Columnist October 13, 2022
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Step away from Twitter. Stop doom-scrolling.

By John Micek, Syndicated Columnist October 11, 2022
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The story of a Montana woman who recently killed and skinned a domestic dog, then proudly posted photos on her social media pages, has sparked a flood of public outrage.

By Amanda Wight, Writers on the Range October 11, 2022

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