November 8, 2018 RSS feed / Views

Embrace public comment; which beats indifference

There are open meeting violations and there are open meeting violations.  We’ve learned of three questionable activities during or leading up to public meetings. More...

Heard around Leelanau

“That’s why I’m down there.”  — Just-appointed Northport harbor master Susan Holtz, when asked if part of her drive to maintain high standards at the marina relates to the death of her husband. More...

Lawyers running debate like inmates running jail

In order to keep the peace in your county jail, the local sheriff has to have rules. But what would happen if he or she turned over he rule drafting assignment to the lawyers representing the inmates?  Oh my. More...

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Election day thoughts from a newspaper guy

This is why news folks stay in the business.  It’s the morning after what’s being dubbed the most important midterm in history, and I’m behind a computer in the Enterprise newsroom. More...

Reader's Forum: Vietnam vet feels shame

I feel shame over and over. I feel disgust when I learn my fellow Americans don’t feel obligated to watch the Ken Burns documentary “The Vietnam War.”  More...