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May 10, 2012 | | Opinion


A bigger blip on the radar

For years now, economic development and convention and visitors bureau officials in Barton County have worked tirelessly to promote the Wildlife National Scenic Byway which winds for 77 miles from Cheyenne Bottoms in Barton County to Quivira Wildlife Refuge in Stafford County.

May 07, 2012 | Dale Hogg | Opinion


Fences work both ways

A growing segment of Great Bend's population observed a celebration Saturday, one dedicated to its culture. There was a parade, and traditional music, dancing and food.

May 05, 2012 | Dale Hogg | Opinion


A worthy centerpiece

Downtown Great Bend changed forever Saturday night, a change that will be seen in broad daylight as well as when the sun sets.

April 30, 2012 | Dale Hogg | Opinion


Just a reminder

It seems like there has been some recent confusion regarding our public forum policy. We do not restrict letters to the editor to a select group of people. In general we try to get in as many letters as we can. That being said we still require all submissions to follow our guidelines. Here (in part) are the long-standing public forum guidelines the Tribune follows:

April 28, 2012 | Mary Hoisington Dale Hogg | Opinion


We’re not all wet

Granted, its not the most sexy topic, in fact, discussing it seems, well, dry.

April 23, 2012 | Dale Hogg | Opinion


Seeing beyond handicaps

When it comes to those with handicaps, there statistics and there are people who live with the disabilities. Both add to the complex and often lonely tapestry that is being handicapped or a caregiver of a handicapped person in America.

April 21, 2012 | Dale Hogg | Opinion


Environmental laws protect Kansas

Fifty years ago America was just waking up to the reality of environmental pollution: Rachel Carson had published "Silent Spring," heralding the modern environmental movement and raising America's consciousness about the impact of DDT pesticide use on the environment and public health. Then in 1969 Cleveland's Cuyahoga River caught fire due to the oil-soaked debris consuming it and the country's then-largest oil spill occurred in Santa Barbara, California.

April 20, 2012 | | Opinion


Renewable energy

This Sunday is Earth Day - an annual, international celebration of environmental awareness. It began in 1970 in the era of hippies and "flower power," and some consider it the "birthday" of modern environmentalism.

April 19, 2012 | Susan Thacker | Opinion


Editorial Roundup

Legislative delays

April 05, 2012 | | Opinion


County Commissioners Proclamation 2012-03

PROCLAMATION 2012-03 HONORING CHUCK SMITH

April 04, 2012 | | Opinion


ARGUS HAMILTON

BEVERLY HILLS - God Bless America, and how's everybody?

April 01, 2012 | | Opinion


Of deadlines and mortality

"Other than that, Mrs. Lincoln, how did you like the play."

March 29, 2012 | Dale Hogg | Opinion


Great Bend was there in spirit

Dear Editor,

January 17, 2012 | | Opinion


Obama turns down Hollywood offer

HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody?

January 17, 2012 | Argus Hamilton | Opinion


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Serving our servicemen

Listening to the national news, let alone the state news, has lately been depressing. But on a local level, there's plenty to feel good about. People in Barton County have heart, and last weekend a select few had a chance to show it in a big way. While many donned their best formal attire to attend the annual Chamber of Commerce banquet, these men donned field gear and welcomed some honest-to-goodness heros to our home.

February 25, 2015 | Veronica Coons | Opinion


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