Things were better before Biden

I’m sure by now, every adult in this country is feeling the wrath of Joe Biden. I keep hearing, “Build Back Better.” It was better, now it’s not. Last Monday Biden said “We’re making real headway cleaning up the fiscal mess I inherited.” And a few days ago he blamed...

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Notable public health advances

I remind myself daily, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” As I approach 15 years working in public health, I’m in awe of the vital role the field has played in human history. Many privileges we often take for granted in modern life have been afforded...

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Solar fields can revert back to ag use

There are obviously people who don’t want solar fields in Goodland Township. The resistance to change is based, among other reasons, on the idea that things should always remain the same. Unfortunately that is not viable given our increasing need for energy and the...

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Angel appreciated

To my Angel of Mercy. I wish to thank the person that helped me on Saturday, March 19, when I fell in the lot in front of the Imlay City Dollar Tree. Your kindness is much appreciated. Sincerely, —Evelyn Grimes, Imlay City

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No president should be above the law

Republicans and Democrats should be able to agree that no president, regardless of party, should be able to obstruct and undermine the will of the American people or exploit weaknesses in our political system for personal gain. That’s where the Protecting Our...

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Doubt unpleasant but certainty absurd

The greatest service we can do for our children is to teach them how to think. The greatest service we can do for ourselves is to remember that lesson. This may sound like common sense, but common sense seems to be fading in today’s society. Daily we are bombarded by...

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You’re young for such a short time

The Florida legislature has passed the “Don’t Say Gay” bill and sent it to Governor DeSantis’ desk for signing. The bill will restrict discussions of sexual orientation and gender identity issues in primary schools,’ grades kindergarten through three. I have to ask...

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America in trouble without Trump

I would like to reply to the March 9 letter to the editor, “Big lie has no current validity.” First off, as the former President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump is one who always had and still does show the greatest care and concern for all its...

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Selling it to the American public

In a recent speech to the Democratic National Committee, Vice President Harris touted the accomplishments of the administration saying that they should be proud and now they have to sell it to the American public. I am wondering what exactly they are selling. Is it...

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There are big things to think about

I would like to respond to the March 9 “Solar critics dismiss owner rights” letter to the editor in the Tri-City Times. As a long time resident of Goodland Township, I wish to mention the following: the farms and open lands, waters that flow here, the crops and...

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