Editorials

'Physician Citizen' for a half century

April 08, 2019 at 10:08 am

This is a break from custom. Normally, though I write the opinion pieces that appear in this space, which I suspect most readers know, I do not sign the editorials.Today, though, requires a personal touch because it's, well, personal for me...

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Endorsements

April 01, 2019 at 9:48 am

The Beloit Daily News has made the following endorsements for Tuesday's election:• For Wisconsin Supreme Court: Judge Lisa Neubauer• For Beloit Board of Education: Pam Charles, John Wong, Phillip VanLandinghamPolls are open in Wis...

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Sad day for free speech

April 01, 2019 at 9:48 am

Beloit College taught the wrong lesson by caving to protesters.RIGHT ON CUE, Beloit College became a poster child to illustrate and justify President Trump's recent executive order relating to freedom of speech on college campuses.The execu...

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Opinion: Sad day for free speech

March 29, 2019 at 9:26 am

Beloit College taught the wrong lesson by caving to protesters.RIGHT ON CUE, Beloit College became a poster child to illustrate and justify President Trump's recent executive order relating to freedom of speech on college campuses.The execu...

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Let the facts out, move on to people's 2020 referendum

March 27, 2019 at 10:14 am

THE LONG-AWAITED Robert Mueller investigation has concluded. Here are key takeaways:• No collusion between Russians attempting to meddle in the 2016 election and the Trump team. That's good news. Move on.• The most important fact:...

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Voters should back serious reform in Beloit's schools

March 25, 2019 at 9:54 am

Cast your ballots for bringing change to the School District of Beloit.TO SAY THIS is an unusual - and unusually important - election for the School District of Beloit Board of Education would be a considerable understatement.Consider: Matt...

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Lisa Neubauer for high court

March 18, 2019 at 9:49 am

Politics aside, Neubauer's credentials are superior over her opponent.ON APRIL 2 voters across Wisconsin will choose a new justice of the Supreme Court to succeed Shirley Abrahamson, who held her position since 1976 as justice or chief just...

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The danger of overreaching

March 11, 2019 at 11:50 am

Democrats should tap the brakes, because voters will judge Trump next year."CHAIRMAN NADLER and his fellow Democrats have embarked on this fishing expedition because they are terrified that their two-year false narrative of 'Russia collusio...

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Voters, don't set stage for conflict

March 04, 2019 at 10:07 am

School district must tighten rules, but all this could have been avoided.THE SCHOOL DISTRICT of Beloit is proposing a rewrite of its rules governing potential conflicts of interest and spelling out how board members should conduct themselve...

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For families, options are good

March 04, 2019 at 10:07 am

Existence of educational alternatives can be important for communities.FORMER WISCONSIN STATE Sen. Tim Cullen had it about right when he observed, referring to the growth of private school vouchers, the net result for Wisconsin would be two...

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