Opinion

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Local Columns

You may find all of these titles at the Juniata County Library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call 436-6378 to have a helpful library staff member assist you. Take part in our Youth and Adult Summer Reading! “White Tears,” by Hari Kunzru Seth ...

Robert E. Lee wasn’t who many believe he was

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: Lately Robert E. Lee has been in the news as statues of him are being taken down, and I’ve heard some people say what a shame that is because they see Robert E. Lee as a kind, religious man and a great leader. They see him as the Robert E. Lee that Martin Sheen played in the ...

Energy independence helps our economy, makes us safer

Editorials

Natural gas wells you see around could be a factor in protecting you against terrorists as well as making your life more comfortable. How? Several Arab nations are pressuring one of their own, Qatar, to end its support of Islamic terrorism. Some other countries, including ours, are ...

Thank you for support of recent golf tournament

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: The McVeytown Masonic Lodge No. 376 would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for supporting its seventh annual golf tournament held April 22 at the American Legion Country Club in Mount Union: Dave Ranck D-Signs; Brenneman’s Meat Market; Mount Union ...

Kickoff event was a success due to support

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: Our celebration of Older Americans Month during May 2017 was a success due to the level of community support that we as Mifflin Juniata Regional Services Corporation and our affiliates Mifflin Juniata Area Agency on Aging, Mifflin Juniata Food Services and Call-A-Ride Services ...

Thanks for support of Kops4Kids golf tourney

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: On behalf of the Mifflin County Kops4Kids Organization, we wish to thank all of our tournament sponsors for their donation to our charity golf tournament. Because of their generosity, we were able to raise funds to support future activities and events for local youth in Mifflin ...

For the VA injustice to end, everyone involved needs to be fired

Editorials

Is there no end to the dishonesty and shoddy treatment of those who served our country by bureaucrats at the Department of Veterans Affairs? Apparently not. In late February, members of the Senate Judiciary Committee asked VA officials about how long veterans were kept waiting for help at ...