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BRIAN DICKERSON: Why Michigan’s Attorney General Office wants a do-over in Flint

By BRIAN DICKERSON Guest Columnist To understand Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel’s decision to drop all criminal charges …

NICK PENNIMAN: Honest Ads Act aims to minimize foreign election interference

By NICK PENNIMAN Guest Columnist (TNS) Our country is facing a national emergency. Not a single credible person in the federal government …

Seniors have fun painting in Wellston

Seniors have fun painting in Wellston

By SARAH HOWARD Manistee County Senior Center Director Happy weekend Manistee County! If you are out and about today, stop by Manistee …

Editorials

GUEST VIEW: For the right price, you can kick back in the space station

The following editorial was published in the Chicago Tribune: (TNS) A cabana on the sands of Aruba just doesn’t do it for you anymore? …

GUEST VIEW: Remove Big Tech’s boot from neck of local news

The following editorial was published in the Detroit News: Congress opened what is expected to be a long and deep antitrust investigation …

GUEST VIEW: Congress wants to help Americans prepare for retirement — but it can do much more

The following editorial was published in the San Diego Union-Tribune: (TNS) Proposals to freeze or limit Social Security benefits used to …

Letters to the Editor

JAMIE FRONCEK: Integrity, gratitude, courage go a long way

JAMIE FRONCEK: Integrity, gratitude, courage go a long way

TO THE EDITOR: Integrity: You look for integrity in a friend or worker that you hire, a spouse. You consider them trustworthy. You would …

JUDY CUNNINGHAM: We need healthcare solutions that benefit everyone

JUDY CUNNINGHAM: We need healthcare solutions that benefit everyone

TO THE EDITOR: In response to the “Difference of Opinion” on health care by Democrats and Republicans published in the May 30, …

CARL SUNDBECK: Is it attorney general’s job to take on Pipeline 5?

CARL SUNDBECK: Is it attorney general’s job to take on Pipeline 5?

TO THE EDITOR: So the state’s attorney general will take it on and shutdown Enbridge’s Pipeline 5 if no deal is reached. Is …