Thrive or Survive?

by Dick Sciaroni I am a history freak – a geek, even, with two history degrees hanging on my wall at home. History is important to me, not only for what it can tell us about the future but also why we are where we are, not only because it can teach us the lessons of the past, but because … Read More

Rural Economy

by Linda Horning Our rural economy is suffering under the administration of Donald Trump.  As his largest voting bloc, rural voters believe he has their best interests at heart, but his own federal policy experts say he does not support rural prosperity.  The Economic Research Service (ERS), a non-partisan entity within the Department of Agriculture, has concluded farmers have been … Read More