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4/7/2016 12:00 AM
Far from over
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tYears ago, before Super Tuesday, Fox News, CNN, and MSNBC, the Wisconsin primary was a significant primary. …

4/7/2016 12:00 AM
Rant has scary implications
Letters to the Editor
The March 30 Readers’ Forum writer listed many different views as to why there are those in America who should just stay home on Election Day and what qualifies a citizen’s right to vote is you have to think like the writer. I’m not joking here; the writer listed Tea Party mandates to certify your right to vote. The rant …

4/6/2016 12:00 AM
Lethal comeback

The resurgence of fentanyl means a new game for battling addiction in northwest Ohio. …

4/6/2016 12:00 AM
Drug courts need network of support
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With fatal drug overdoses in northwest Ohio still climbing, the opening on April 21 of an adult felony drug court in Lucas County is welcome and exciting news. It should mean that more low-level drug offenders, with convictions driven by addiction, will get the help and treatment they need in the community — for a fraction of the cost …

4/6/2016 12:00 AM
Fair pay would make U.S. great
Letters to the Editor
As one of your readers correctly points out in the April 4 Readers’ Forum letter “U.S. Constitution and salaries,” there is nothing in the Constitution that guarantees anyone a minimum wage in this country. What the reader fails to point out, however, is that there are many things that are not mandated by our Constitution. …

4/6/2016 12:00 AM
Maumee Dearest: Odie ODOT
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/5/2016 12:00 AM
Kirk: The kiss of death
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/5/2016 12:00 AM
Why the roads are so bad
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Reports in The Blade last month that northbound I-75 will close at I-280 for seven months likely gave motorists an early case of road rage. …

4/5/2016 12:00 AM
Oostra’s experience great for city
Letters to the Editor
I totally agree with your lead March 29 editorial “No rudder.” Our fine city is a microcosm of our entire country in that we are being led by either incompetent or self-serving politicians whose goal is to feed their special interest backers and thus their own jobs in perpetuity. …

4/5/2016 12:00 AM
Reducing deadly pursuits

Nationwide, since 1979, police car chases have killed more than 5,000 bystanders and passengers. In Ohio, roughly 400 people were killed in high-speed police chases during the same period. Nearly 30 percent of those were passengers, and 4 percent either pedestrians or bicyclists. …




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