Editorials

Generous gesture

Recovery efforts in northwestern Wisconsin following a damaging tornado last week got a hefty boost from a Rice Lake native.

10 hrs ago
Free speech measure not a solution

Free speech is sacrosanct to our public colleges and universities.

4 days ago
Compassion, help follow devastation

Editor’s note: The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

5 days ago
Wisconsin no stranger to heavy storms

It’s the horrific sound that so often dominates the recollections of tornado survivors.

1 week ago
Price being paid deserved

A motion filed in Eau Claire County Court last week brought back bad memories of a criminal case that dominated local news outlets two years ago.

1 week ago
Heroes rush to scene of emergency

Editor’s note: The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

1 week ago
Program aims to boost trade

It’s not just well-known conglomerates that export goods to other countries.

2 weeks ago
State deemed relatively fun

Editor’s note: The “News, Notes and Numbers” editorial offers recent local, regional and national observations.

2 weeks ago
Mental health efforts lauded

It’s a tragedy that affects far too many of our friends, families and communities.

2 weeks ago
STEM scholarship has impact

Editor’s note: The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

2 weeks ago
Senate OKs robot use

It’s the stuff of science-fiction books and movies.

3 weeks ago
Concussion protocol key

It’s an issue that’s steadily becoming an epidemic in athletics.

3 weeks ago
Law allows for needed transparency

Editor’s note: The weekly “Thumbs Up-Thumbs Down” editorial offers opinions on highs and lows in the news during the past week.

3 weeks ago
Lessons about faiths critical

Those who adhere to Islam make up the second-largest religious group globally, trailing only Christianity.

4 weeks ago
Perceptions of police studied

A recent poll sheds light on what residents overwhelmingly prioritize in their communities.

1 month ago