Opinion

Let government know who’s boss

March 12, 2021 Lucas Turner 0

RBC | When government fails, it’s the rare public official who says, “Oops. My fault.” That’s human nature, particularly for officials in the public eye who may have to run for office again. No one […]

Opinion

Loose Ends: Thankful for sunshine

February 28, 2021 Lucas Turner 0

MEEKER | There ought to be a law. Ever hear someone mutter that phrase when they are frustrated or angry? Lately it might have been used in regards to recent decisions and actions taken by […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: Gobsmacked!

June 7, 2019 Niki Turner 1

It means “utterly astonished; astounded,” and it’s the perfect descriptor for my reaction to the announcement that I was chosen Meeker’s Citizen of the Year for 2019. It’s taken me several days to wrap my […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: It’s your right to know

January 25, 2019 Niki Turner 0

I found myself in yet another journalistic quandary this week. I received an inflammatory letter from one elected official accusing another elected official and an employee of making a unilateral decision to spend taxpayer dollars to […]