Opinion

Editor’s Column: Virtual Baggage

August 6, 2020 Niki Turner 0

Feel down? Vaguely depressed? Frustrated? Have you lost your self-confidence? Struggling to find your voice? Paranoid? Angry for no reason? Convinced everything is terrible and will never get better? You may be experiencing an acute […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: July 28, 2020

July 31, 2020 Niki Turner 0

I don’t know that I’ve ever been so grateful for teachers. I’m friends with a number of my high school teachers on Facebook and we interact fairly often. I respect what they have to say. […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: Policy

July 24, 2020 Niki Turner 0

The HT has had a social media presence for more than a decade. We were “early adopters” in the social media realm, and I’m mostly to blame. But in all the years we’ve been posting […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: 50/50

July 19, 2020 Niki Turner 0

Barring some additional 2020 disaster, the Vol. 135, Issue 50 of the Rio Blanco Herald Times will come out on my 50th birthday. Lord willing, we won’t have any random pages from last year supplanting […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: Out of order

July 5, 2020 Niki Turner 0

This week there were three public events in 24 hours where face coverings were almost non-existent. When Caitlin told me an elderly lady asked to sit by her because “no one else is being safe” […]

Opinion

OPINION: Do unto others…

June 29, 2020 Niki Turner 0

“The liberty of one citizen ends where the liberty of another citizen begins,” which comprises in two lines the entire law of human society.”  ~ Victor Hugo There’s been a lot of talk about our […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: The blame game

June 8, 2020 Niki Turner 0

We’re blamers. It’s what we do. Adam blamed Eve, Eve blamed the serpent. Cain blamed Abel and committed the first murder. The smallest child, when asked, “did you do this?” will shake his or her […]

1 2 3 24