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Bud's Beat

Writing a weekly column is a real challenge. Thursdays come around awfully fast — Every seven days, in fact. That’s pressure. I have been doing that along with publishing weekl ...

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Radio killed newspapers. Then TV killed newspapers. And when that wasn’t enough, the Internet came along and put a knife in our collective heart. “The report of my death was a ...

Bud's Beat

Pat Jones would be celebrating her birthday this week. I remember her often, but especially this time of year. Pat was my editor of the Colfax Record in the 1970s. Her editing and ...

Bud's Beat

It was just 40 years ago that the country’s world was shattered by the double-barreled assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy. Those of us who lived the n ...