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Letter to the Editor: Brussels, bicycles and talk of terrorism

April 5, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

April 5, 2016 Remember “Brussels?” It’s in Europe, or was last week, or parts of it were. For our troubles, I’d recommend an OTC (over-the-counter) tranquilizer — “R.E.A.D.” (That’s Resistance, Evasion, Avoidance, Denial...

Letter to the Editor: Threat of terrorism not fully understood

December 8, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Dec. 8, 2015 How will the extremist Islamic State, plus gargantuan immigration, affect your next 40 years? Your children’s whole lives?  Below, some thoughts on a situation insufficiently understood or confronted. The tw...

Politics at family gatherings unavoidable

December 8, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Royal Purple Staff Opinion Dec. 8, 2015 The holidays are fast approaching, but that doesn’t mean there’s a shortage of political and social issues to gripe about. Recent events are causing a time of year that should be d...

Terminally ill have right to die with dignity

October 20, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Royal Purple Staff Opinion Oct. 20, 2015 California passed a bill last month that will allow physicians to prescribe life-ending medication to terminally ill patients, making it the fifth state to legalize physician-assisted...

Haute Hawks: California winters translate to UW-Whitewater

November 19, 2014

Filed under Haute Hawks, Lifestyle, Lifestyle

Nov. 19, 2014 By Jordan Gittens Katy Perry was more than correct when she said, “California girls, they’re unforgettable,” yet so wrong when she said, “Daisy dukes, bikinis on top.” When I ventured out to the...

Could cannabis revitalize the economy?

November 28, 2012

Filed under Biz & Tech

In 1971 President Richard Nixon declared a war on drugs, and U.S. taxpayers have been funding the campaign for more than 40 years. According to the Associated Press, spending for the Drug War in 2010 was $15.5 billion at the federal...

Student finishes 4K for Cancer bike trip

October 3, 2012

Filed under Lifestyle

  After countless months of preparing and fundraising, Dong Hoon Lee spent this past summer biking from Maryland to California to benefit cancer awareness. The cause is close to Lee because his mother was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2006 while he attended high school in Fort...

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