April 6, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Reducing the tax burden is on the minds of many

Beyond the Headlines

The number one issue I heard throughout the last campaign was the rising burden of property taxes and the need for relief. Increasing property taxes is the most regressive way to raise revenue to pay for essential programs and services. More...

Be kind to our furry friends and your wallet, too

Library Links

When I entered Libby Library this evening, I was greeted by the sound of hammering and drilling. More...

Is a recovery program worth it?

Legislative Lowdown

Only about 10 percent of people who are sick with a substance use disorder get treatment. However, many who are struggling with this very difficult disease are either currently in or have spent time in our county jails. More...