Opinion Editorials

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    COMMENTARY: Fossil fuel export economy is wrong for America

    America is producing more oil and gas than any nation at any point in history, and it's an accomplishment that fails to give U.S. families energy security or l…

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    COMMENTARY: Putin wants it all; NATO stands in his way

    WASHINGTON -- During an interview with Tucker Carlson, Russian President Vladimir Putin said he has no interest in expanding the war in Ukraine to Poland and L…

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    COMMENTARY: Biden, Dems can’t have it both ways

    Democrats can't have it both ways; if Joe Biden is too mentally incompetent to stand trial, he is most certainly too mentally incompetent to be president. And …

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    YOUR OPINION: We did our duty

    Dear Editor, As a 19-, 20- and 21-year-old infantryman (2nd, 19th Infantry) laying in the snow on so many cold nights so long ago in West Germany and West B…

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    YOUR OPINION: A free press is essential

    Dear Editor, I pinch pennies more than most people, and I recognize value. I can unequivocally say the News Tribune is the best value ever.

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    YOUR OPINION: Super Bowl 58

    Dear Editor, I know this will be difficult for die-hard football fans to understand, but I rarely watch an entire football game, I did in Super Bowl 58 and …

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    YOUR OPINION: Justice for all

    Dear Editor, Mid-Missouri Civil Liberties Association acts to support the freedoms in our Bill of Rights and Constitution.

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    PERSPECTIVE: Veteran issue bills advancing in House

    This past week was a short one in the House and Senate because of the Chiefs winning the Super Bowl and the parade on Wednesday.

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    COMMENTARY: Gospel on PBS lifts spirits

    If you are tired of TV shows like "The Bachelor" where women demean themselves by competing for the "love" of a man; if you are sick of all the shootings and e…