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Opinion

Transportation funding must be addressed

Editorials

Gov. Tom Wolf’s new approach to identifying reliable long-term funding for Keystone State roadways and public transit systems faces numerous “potholes.” However, what the governor is proposing — a study commission — is a reasonable start-up vehicle for separating suggestions lacking ...

COVID-19 has killed in so many ways

Letters to the Editor

Since the COVID-19 pandemic started a little over a year ago, many people have lost their lives. COVID-19 has been a cause, but not the only cause. For millions of Americans, their mental and physical health has not been adequately addressed, with health care instead opting for ...

Sunshine needed more than ever

Opinion

After months of COVID-19-related restrictions, a sunny day in spring should be viewed as an embraceable reminder of better days ahead. So with the arrival of Sunshine Week 2021, a national observation in support of open government, we would similarly embrace improved attitudes from all ...

Teamwork showing in fight vs. virus

Letters to the Editor

How can we improve our world? By being a part of the solution rather than the problem. Heartfelt words of gratitude and appreciation to the leadership and staff of The Mainline Pharmacy in Cresson along with the Franciscan Fathers, staff and students of Saint Francis University who stepped ...

York should be careful before starting video

Opinion

Could they be watching? It’s hard to get away from cameras these days. Doorbell cameras, traffic cameras, surveillance at businesses, we’re all walking and driving in and out of view constantly. And now York City Police Commissioner Michael Muldrow wants to make that video network ...

Mayor’s attitude troubling

Editorials

In the 1970s, the Blair County borough of Newry had a councilman who would obstruct progress at the start of meetings, sometimes for close to an hour, by objecting virtually nonstop to entries in the written record of the council’s previous session. For the benefit of people unfamiliar, ...