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By DON VOWELL How well should you know a person before you agree to let them carve you open with a scalpel, rearrange your innards and then sew everything back up? My personal policy has been to just blindly follow the recommendations of every doctor I see. The weakness of this policy is exposed by […]
To the Editor: I have concerns about the House District 25 primary race. I had never heard of Barbara Jensen until reading a very negative article in the newspaper where she charged Bill Post with some trivial “illegalities.” My immediate reaction was to defend Bill and to suspect Barbara of dirty politics. It takes a […]
By LAWRENCE KUDLOW President Barack Obama has ramped up his second round of economic and financial sanctions on Russia, and on Vladimir Putin in particular. Some of this is already working. But if anybody believes it will be easy to financially deflate Russia, they better think again. Russia holds $132 billion of U.S. Treasury securities. […]
Students of history might argue successfully that the Cold War between the former Soviet Union and the United States actually got underway when the U.S. dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The success of those two detonations resulted in a case of extreme paranoia on Joseph Stalin’s part and began the protracted competition involving the two surviving major world […]
By Evan Rummerfield For the Keizertimes Spring sports are in full swing. More than 100 McNary track and field athletes are now practicing as of March 3. Last year, the boys placed second at the district meet, and the girls ran away with first place – a district title. Fifteen boys that competed at […]
By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes The two finalists for superintendent of the Salem-Keizer School District met with members of the public two weeks ago at two middle schools. The Salem-Keizer School Board decided, after interviewing the finalists for superintendent, to extend the search and interview more candidates. “In the next few days,” […]
By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes He didn’t do it for the honor or recognition. But Monday night sure felt good to Sgt. Jeff Goodman with the Keizer Police Department. Goodman and officer Kevin DeMarco were feted at the start of Monday’s Keizer City Council meeting for their actions exactly two months earlier. On […]