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In this era of outlandish social media and fake news, you have got to be careful in what you read online. Read More
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Posted: Apr. 18, 2018 9:49

Why a vehicle emissions waiver for California makes sense

Why a vehicle emissions waiver for California makes sense

There are 3,794,013 square miles in the United States.

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Yes, we need troops on our border

Yes, we need troops on our border

Many years ago my two sons and I took a few days and traveled to Southern California. We enjoyed seeing some sights in Los Angeles ...

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Posted: Apr. 18, 2018 9:45 a.m. | Yes, we need troops on our border Comments 0 Comments
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Our culture is truly addicted to blame

Controversy continues to follow Art deWerk, the former Ceres police chief and city manager. Last week he walked away from his job as city manager ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 9:54 a.m. | Our culture is truly addicted to blame Comments 0 Comments
Smartphones & prodding the cattle (customer)

Smartphones & prodding the cattle (customer)

Back in the Stone Age if you wanted to know the cost of an item on a grocery store shelf you picked it up and ...

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Quitting never makes you feel better

Quitting never makes you feel better

This column is about something I've thought about doing before and that's just saying the heck with it. Some of you might say ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 9:43 a.m. | Quitting never makes you feel better Comments 0 Comments
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Is the Bible the Word of God?

Is the Bible the Word of God?

Each of us has wondered, "Is the Bible really the Word of God? First we must understand the Bible is not one single book, but ...

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Posted: Apr. 04, 2018 10:03 a.m. | Is the Bible the Word of God? Comments 0 Comments
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The antagonists just keep up their B.S.

I had a wonderful and much-needed week off and slipped off to Southern California. While I did put together most of the March 28 Courier ...

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Remember when Gov. Brown didn’t favor immigrants?

Remember when Gov. Brown didn’t favor immigrants?

"There is something a little strange about saying, ‘Let's bring in 500,000 more people,' when we can't take care of the one ...

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Time for an honest dialogue about violence

Time for an honest dialogue about violence

Almost 25 years ago, my almost nine-year tenure as a state lobbyist with the National Rifle Association came to an end. After fighting with every ...

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On local trashiness, PC schools & the walkout

Len Shepherd doesn't feel good about what he sees in Ceres and he let the Ceres City Council know it last week.

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Posted: Mar. 21, 2018 10:13 a.m. | On local trashiness, PC schools & the walkout Comments 0 Comments
There is no such thing as buying anyone’s silence these days

There is no such thing as buying anyone’s silence these days

There is no such thing as buying someone's silence.

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Sacramento: Additional water storage has little public benefit

Sacramento: Additional water storage has little public benefit

Ground zero for the war against man - and now fish - in California can be found east of Colusa in narrow Antelope Valley in the foothills ...

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America truly needs a good story

America truly needs a good story

Americans are waiting and hoping. We're hoping for something and we aren't exactly for sure what we are hoping for. Internally it's ...

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Would you get a tattoo of the logo of your employer?

Would you get a tattoo of the logo of your employer?

I have little stomach for buying clothing with a company's logo on it.

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Posted: Mar. 14, 2018 8:51 a.m. | Would you get a tattoo of the logo of your employer? Comments 0 Comments
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California deserves to be sued for defying US

You're darned right that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is justified in suing California. State officials are behaving as criminals.

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Solutions for safe American schools

Solutions for safe American schools

How do we keep our kids safe in school? There have been a number of good suggestions; but no solution guarantees complete security, especially when ...

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Posted: Mar. 07, 2018 10:37 a.m. | Solutions for safe American schools Comments 0 Comments
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Creeper trying to catch cops violating rights

Ever hear of "First Amendment auditors?" They are people with plenty of time on their hands who go out with cameras in the hopes of ...

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CUSD, city dedicated to insuring student safety

CUSD, city dedicated to insuring student safety

With the tragic shooting in Florida last month still fresh in our minds, you may be asking what the Ceres Unified School District is doing ...

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Posted: Mar. 07, 2018 10:21 a.m. | CUSD, city dedicated to insuring student safety Comments 0 Comments
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There’s some bad intel on our ongoing war on poverty

There’s some bad intel on our ongoing war on poverty

How bad is poverty today in California?

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Trump: Our most conservative president?

Trump: Our most conservative president?

On Feb. 23, President Donald Trump spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) for the second year in a row as president, after not ...

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Posted: Feb. 28, 2018 11:09 a.m. | Trump: Our most conservative president? Comments 0 Comments
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Someday I’ll get to meet Billy Graham

Someday I’ll get to meet Billy Graham

I never had the opportunity to shake hands with Billy Graham.

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Posted: Feb. 28, 2018 10:02 a.m. | Someday I’ll get to meet Billy Graham Comments 0 Comments
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Elon Musk nails what’s ails the state’s high-speed rail

Elon Musk nails what’s ails the state’s high-speed rail

"Why do we want to get on something with a lot of other people, that doesn't leave where you want it to leave, doesn ...

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Posted: Feb. 28, 2018 10:01 a.m. | Elon Musk nails what’s ails the state’s high-speed rail Comments 0 Comments
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Ceres had influence on Billy Graham

Billy Graham has passed at the age of 99.

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Posted: Feb. 28, 2018 9:59 a.m. | Ceres had influence on Billy Graham Comments 0 Comments

It’s about defective people, not the guns

Here we go again.

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 11:23 a.m. | It’s about defective people, not the guns Comments 0 Comments
 

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