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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!…

Kitchen table politics – Sharon Fisher

Kitchen table politics – Sharon Fisher

Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Luna recently revealed his requested education budget for the next fiscal year – a department that typically takes up about half of the budget for…

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – Winch Up

ON THE EDGE  OF COMMON SENSE  – Winch Up

By Baxter Black, DVM Awhile back I decided to build up my ranching reputation by improving my equipment.  I purchased a 1997 crew cab GMC one-ton diesel with only 254,000…

Early Detection – Key to Survival

Early Detection – Key to Survival

By Sophie Grasvo   As some of you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and I encourage all women to have their annual screening. You should know what is…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, My husband and I are newly transplants to Kuna, we visited our son here several times and were impressed and liked what we seen. I see so much…

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – Turtle Trouble

ON THE EDGE OF COMMON SENSE – Turtle Trouble

By Baxter Black, DVM What do horses, centipedes, geese, dogs and zippers have in common with Mike Tyson? They bite!…

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, My family and I just returned home from a friday night Varsity football game at Kuna High School.  We’ve been attending them since 2007 when our son began…

Attention: Writers!

Are you an aspiring or accomplished writer?  Do you live in Southwestern Idaho?  Here is an opportunity for you to get some help or provide some, or both!  As any…