Peter Cavanaugh, a columnist for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, California, reflects on the latest developments from President Donald Trump and the Madera County District 5 supervisor election. Plus, happy 80th birthday to a friend.
Dr. Bill Atwood, opinion columnist for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, California, reflects on the 68th anniversary of the start of the Korean War with a hope that recent developments portend for lasting peace.
Peter Cavanaugh, an opinion columnist for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, California, says the November election in California’s Fourth Congressional District is a referendum about President Donald Trump.
Dr. Bill Atwood writes biweekly about Mountain Area issues. In his May 31 commentary, he takes note of the anniversary of D-Day falling the day after an election, and tweaks the Yosemite Union High School District board for its ineptitude.
“Banana Republicans” are helping President Trump tear apart America, Sierra Star columnist Peter Cavanaugh says. If only there were more Republicans in Washington like the ones Cavanaugh sees around Oakhurst, California.
Dr. Bill Atwood writes a biweekly opinion column for the Sierra Star in Oakhurst, California. This week, he adds up all the latest news and surmises: Trump may be a louse, but he’s getting the job done.
Sierra Star columnist Peter Cavanaugh talks about what’s hardcore and gives six examples, including Michelle Wolf’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech, several recent actions by President Donald Trump and even action by Rep. Tom McClintock.
California lawmakers mandated an elk management plan in 2003 for Roosevelt, Rocky Mountain and tule elk, but the Department of Fish and Wildlife took 15 years to deliver, and consulted hunters but hardly any scientists.
No dying Californian has to leave home in order to have assisted suicide as an option. Discussion about expanding the six-month timeline to 12 months has already begun in Sacramento, since often ALS and Alzheimer’s patients cannot qualify.
The original “Children’s Crusade” seems to have taken place in the early part of the 13th Century when well-intended but ill-advised European Christians attempted to regain The Holy Land from Muslim rule by sending children to peacefully initiate conversion. Most ended up being sold into slavery.
The President-elect shares an update on the Presidential Transition, an outline of some of his policy plans for the first 100 days, and his day one executive actions. Video shared via "the official 2017 Presidential Transition account on YouTube"