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Editorials

No, it is not at all overblown

To understand how the United States is dealing with the threat of coronavirus, you have to hold two truths in your mind simultaneously. First, the ... Read more

by Other Views, Friday, March 20, 2020 7:17 am

Editorials

Aid must go to all in need

The opioid crisis that began to take hold in Ohio more than a quarter-century ago won’t be over soon. (…) This highlights how important it ... Read more

by Other Views, Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:10 am

Editorials

Paid sick leave could slow spread of coronavirus

The Federal Reserve did what it could Tuesday to offset the growing economic impact of the coronavirus by announcing a supersize reduction in its benchmark ... Read more

by Other Views, Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:20 am

Editorials

Appalachia is in need of a Marshall Plan

Appalachia needs something akin to a Marshall Plan, not a pittance. The people of Appalachia and Middle America feel excluded from the conversation about their ... Read more

by Other Views, Friday, March 6, 2020 8:00 am

Editorials

Prosperity depends on more affordable housing

When it comes to making an area livable, some requirements are non-negotiable. People want good jobs, good schools, safe streets, short commutes, leisure-time options and ... Read more

by Other Views, Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:24 am

Editorials

Changes are still needed

What does the hard-won, long-overdue conviction of Harvey Weinstein demonstrate? It shows how difficult it can be to bring abusers to justice, particularly when they ... Read more

by Other Views, Tuesday, March 3, 2020 8:22 am

Editorials

Give the public the info

The folks at the Ohio Department of Health evidently have forgotten who they are paid to serve. How else can the department justify its otherwise ... Read more

by Other Views, Tuesday, February 25, 2020 8:25 am

Editorials

Discussion is long overdue

Opponents of the death penalty in Ohio have been pointing out its flaws since capital punishment was reinstated two decades ago, but public opinion has ... Read more

by Other Views, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:00 am

Editorials

Online voting an experiment worth watching

The problems with an online app that led to an embarrassing delay in tabulating the results of the Iowa caucus votes for Democratic presidential candidates ... Read more

by Other Views, Friday, February 14, 2020 7:48 am

Editorials

When things go awry

Iowa’s role in the presidential election is far more than last week’s precinct caucuses and the still-unfolding nightmare of the long-missing results. What happened is ... Read more

by Other Views, Tuesday, February 11, 2020 7:50 am

Editorials

Spitzer telescope gave us a view into the unknown

Since the dawn of mankind, we have looked to the stars and wondered what was out there — and what it could tell us about ... Read more

by Other Views, Saturday, February 8, 2020 7:05 am

Editorials

Black history is American history

Black History Month has a history of its own. The commemorative month was founded more than 100 years ago. In 1915, 50 years after President ... Read more

by Other Views, Friday, February 7, 2020 9:06 am

Editorials

Views from social media – 2/6/2020

Readers weighed on on the Ironton Tribune’s Facebook page this week about the South Point Board of Education’s decision not return the principal of the ... Read more

by Other Views, Thursday, February 6, 2020 8:26 am

Editorials

Remember issues raised in referendum

The effort to give Ohio voters a chance to weigh in on a $1 billion nuclear bailout is dead. The coalition of natural gas interests, ... Read more

by Other Views, Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:55 am

Editorials

Victory for more sunshine

Formally, that means every action the legislature takes is done in public – if you’re in a Statehouse gallery or have access to the Ohio ... Read more

by Other Views, Tuesday, February 4, 2020 1:44 am

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