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ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – The Rain Hotline

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – The Rain Hotline

By Baxter Black, DVM For several years my phone conversations with George have been depressing. Sometimes when we discuss rain, he’s never had enough on Spud Mountain.…

Veterans Corner

By Tom Lynam, Kuna VFW Post 7019 From time to time, most of us have repeated a phrase or a quote that we know not the origin or maybe not even…

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, In the October 23 issue of the Kuna Melba News, the article of “Mr. Newspaperman” was quite negative in regards to the painting of the water tower and…

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – The Presence of Nothing

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – The Presence of Nothing

  By Baxter Black, DVM   I was explaining about pregnancy testing to a young veterinary student. She plunged her arm into the cow and palpated. After a studious attempt she…

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, After a failed seal coat was laid on Highway 69 by the Sierra Nevada Construction Company late last winter, many insurance claims were submitted for windshield repairs and…

Congressman Labrador is No Longer a Part of the Solution

By Mark Galaviz, Chair, Idaho Democratic Latino Caucus   Idaho Congressman Raul Labrador, formerly a Caldwell immigration lawyer, has turned his back yet again on those he once helped gain…

Mr. Newspaperman

Mr. Newspaperman

  I got my semi-regular call from Elmer on Friday. “It’s going to get crazier,” he said. “It already is pretty crazy,” I told him. “No, them tea partiers are going…

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – RATTLESNAKES ON THE BORDER

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – RATTLESNAKES ON THE BORDER

By Baxter Black, DVM “Rattlesnakes on the Border.” Some of you might think this is another grim tale about the cartels and gunfights in the Mexican Border states. It’s not. …

Ask Mr. Newspaperman

By Mark Barnes Elmer burst through the front door of the office. “Have you seen the water tower?” he asked incredulously. “I’ve been writing about it for months,” I replied.…

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – Amish Recycling

By Baxter Black, DVM The Amish have many admirable traits; generosity, a work ethic, a Godly discipline, thriftiness and a small footprint on the ecology. Talk about recycling!…