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Opinion

Opinion
  • Your View: Voting ‘no’

    Vote “no” on recycling.

    April 7, 2014

  • Other Views Other Views; Probable cause for openness

    The Kansas Senate’s shameful treatment of proposed legislation that would have opened to public scrutiny the probable cause affidavits law enforcement officials and prosecutors use to obtain search and arrest warrants was a disservice to all Kansans.

    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Carol Stark: Something's wrong when public becomes 'opponent'

    Members of the Joplin City Council met Thursday night with their legal counsel to decide if it would appeal a decision by a circuit court judge ordering the full release of an investigator’s report and related transcripts and documents.

    April 5, 2014

  • Your View: Determining Joplin’s future

    Over the past several months, we have watched as our city council has taken its eye off the prize — a robust recovery from the tornado that means so much for Joplin.

    April 4, 2014

  • Your view: Public safety before politics

    Members of the Joplin Professional Firefighters, IAFF Local 2618, who have dedicated their careers to protect the residents of Joplin, believe that public safety should come before politics, and we believe that the Joplin community deserves to be kept safe.

    April 4, 2014

  • Anson Burlingame, guest columnist: Fewer platitudes, more answers please

    How can the democratic process provide real substance to enable voters to make thoughtful decisions in important elections?

    April 4, 2014

  • Our View.jpg Our View: War come home

    Not a single U.S. soldier was killed in Afghanistan in March, the first zero-fatality month there since January 2007.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Your View: New habits

    It’s time for Joplin to have curbside recycling.

    April 3, 2014

  • Your View: Education takes everyone

    People like to think of the way families lived in the “good old days.”

    April 3, 2014

  • Your View: Support Proposition A

    In the months following the May 2011 tornado, the Citizens Advisory Recovery Team led a listening effort across the city to understand our residents’ vision for recovery in Joplin.

    April 3, 2014

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