At this time of year, as well as all throughout the year, I see farmers out working the ground, planting and harvesting crops, plowing and watering fields, working dairy farms, etc., plus those who put everything on hold to drive trucks, and bring in the harvest, and my heart is filled with …

We are very blessed to live in the United States of America.  It allows us the opportunity to dream, to act, and to mold our own destiny. Let us join with President Washington and reflect on the very First Thanksgiving Proclamation and those who paved the way to produce our Constitutional Re…

In the early 20th Century, it was called ‘control of information’. Today, it is referred to as ‘fact-checking’, ‘disinformation’ and ‘misinformation’. Any way we look at it, censoring is an unconstitutional violation of our 1st Amendment rights.  The media has been manipulating our perceptio…

Nobody wants to hear bad news. For me there is nothing worse than getting bad news from a source other than from the person closest to the situation.

Letter to the Sound Off Heyburn Citizens ~ Unlike Mr. Rosa, who wants to be the Mayor of Heyburn again, after being recalled because of his embarrassing nature, we went to the City Administration and asked several tough questions about the accusation Mr. Rosa is using in his campaign literat…

I am tired of the misleading articles claiming that the ‘unvaccinated’ are overwhelming our hospitals. To set the record straight, here are the facts. 

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In May I turned 60 and as his gift to me, my son John gave me TILE tags for my phone, my car keys, and my wallet. The subtleness of the gift wasn’t overlooked, especially since in the previous few months I had several instances where one of those three things went missing.

U.S. Senator Mike Crapo penned an Op-Ed on Oct 6, 2021, stating that changes to existing tax law are unfair. That may be true, but it's also in the eye of the beholder. What the 'good' Senator does not tell the reader is just as important as what he does tell you. It's like the statistics th…