Not you?||
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 8:23 AM
For full digital access, Click Here!
82 West High St.
Waynesburg, PA 15370
Phone: 724-852-2251

May 25, 2016

Natures Corner

Nature's Corner
Friday 04/29/2016
Wonderful time of the year

If you are like me, we have been waiting all year for the weather to get warm. It will be great to start the outdoor activities. The only thing is that there are so many good things to do.

Friday 04/08/2016
Good science?

Recently, there was some question about the water quality in the Beth-Center School District.

Friday 04/01/2016
Time for updates

There are several developments that you should be aware of that are taking place. These developments will be a big benefit to our area as a whole.

Friday 03/04/2016
Are you more confused than ever?

If you are like me, you don’t know what to believe now.

Friday 02/19/2016
Time for a nature break

At present, there is a lot of testing going on with our current water supplies.

Friday 02/05/2016
Now what?

A few articles ago, I wrote about the cancer rate in children from 0 to 4 years old. According to government sources, the cancer rate was 35.1 percent higher in counties where fracking occurred versus those counties without fracking.

Friday 01/29/2016
Nothing seems to make sense

I have been educating myself and studying the water quality for several years now, and the one thing I have learned is that nothing makes sense. The type of chemicals that one would think should be present in certain types of discharges are not there and those chemicals that should not be in the discharges are present.

Friday 01/15/2016
'Just ignore it, it will go away'

It seems that whenever a governmental agency is called on for the truth, the answers are vague or not forthcoming. One would think that our government is here to protect us, but how many of you believe that today? In the following column, I will attempt to describe what I have come to know about how the government protects you.

Thursday 12/31/2015
Oh really?

It is Christmas Day and I am writing this article. I know of no better Christmas present than the truth.

Friday 12/18/2015
Looking back over the year

Well, when I look back over the year, I must say I am disappointed. So much has come to light about our water quality in the area and nothing has been done to address the issue.

Friday 05/20/2016
Good news

It took eight years of pushing, but it looks like Pennsylvania lawmakers are finally getting the message from Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD).

Choosing better on the go

If there is one thing I have learned after over 30 years of studying health and nutrition in and out of school, it is that the field of human nutrition is just that: About humans.

Friday 05/13/2016
Environmental benefits of fracking

The Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced that the United States has reduced its carbon emissions by two percent from last year and over the last 14 years U.S. carbon emissions have been down by more than 10 percent. Moreover, as a nation, we’ve reduced our carbon emissions more than virtually any other country in the world.

The labor movement is committed to working women

Chrisanna Capshaw says she’s part of the Fight for $15 and wants a union to help her give a better life for her kids.

Friday 05/06/2016
Change needed

Believe it or not, the Republican Party significantly reformed its primary election system this year to avoid pitfalls that arose in 2012.

Weather brought to you by: