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Gig Line: Just to remind everybody . . .

First things first: If you are a veteran who resides in Dare County and you own improved or vacant property OR if you are a ... Read more

8 hours ago by Marsha Brown.

Memories and Musings: And the basics are . . . ?

By Gene Gallelli The ubiquitous word “basics” often gets thrown around in phrases during casual conversations, serious discussions and heated arguments. For example: That’s the ... Read more

2 days ago by Guest Columnist.

LIMITATIONS

One on One: Robin Sage, DeJoy, viruses and the statute of limitations

By D.G. Martin I hope the statute of limitations has run out on any of my violations of the Hatch Act and campaign contribution limits ... Read more

2 days ago by Guest Columnist.

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Social Security Matters: Ask Rusty – Should we get married or just live together?

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor, Association of Mature American Citizens Dear Rusty: My question is about benefits and getting married. I am a ... Read more

4 days ago by Guest Columnist.

meat

Guest Opinion: Upswing in direct purchasing brings challenges for small meat processors

By Johnathan Hladik One of the great benefits of living in a rural community is our ability to enjoy food grown locally. Families appreciate easy ... Read more

4 days ago by Guest Columnist.

Guest Opinion: Gutting patent protections won’t cure COVID-19

By Adam Mossoff To ensure that coronavirus vaccines and treatments are “available at a price affordable to all people,” Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky and several other ... Read more

5 days ago by Guest Columnist.

SERVICE

Letter to the Editor: Reader says postmaster general ‘determined to destroy the service’

To the Editor: In 1860, the Pony Express broke the record for delivery of the mail – 1966 miles in 10 days. Now it takes ... Read more

5 days ago by Letters to the Editor.

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Social Security Matters: Ask Rusty – Can I claim my widow’s benefit at age 57?

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor, Association of Mature American Citizens      Dear Rusty: My husband passed away in 2001, and he paid into Social ... Read more

1 week ago by Guest Columnist.

SERVICE

Letter to the Editor: Recovery Month brings reminder of help available for those with substance use disorders

To the Editor: From juggling virtual learning and working from home to economic uncertainty and simply trying to stay healthy, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted ... Read more

1 week ago by Letters to the Editor.

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Gig Line: Question – Have you found yourself?

At some point in your life, you have probably heard at least a few people say, “I need to find myself!” Quite frankly, I used ... Read more

1 week ago by Marsha Brown.

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