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In Our View: Special store hours for seniors should endure

April 1, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

The current coronavirus outbreak will, in the long run, alter American society in ways both large and small. While it is far too early to make predictions about those changes, there is at least one trend that should linger after the pandemic has passed — designated times for seniors at grocery stores. Read story

In Our View: Stimulus option for troubled Boeing reassuring

March 31, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

The $2.2 trillion stimulus package signed last week by President Donald Trump includes something for just about everybody — including Boeing. Whether the embattled aerospace giant will choose to accept remains in question, but the offer should stand until Boeing is on more secure footing. Read story

In Our View: It would be unwise to rush return to ‘normal’

March 29, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

While we appreciate President Donald Trump’s optimism about how the United States is dealing with the coronavirus outbreak, some caution is warranted. Epidemiologists warn that the pandemic is far from finished and that the number of victims will continue to grow. Read story

Cheers & Cheers: Good works, good news

March 28, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Not all the news has been depressing. After another long week of anxiety-creating reports about COVID-19, we offer a reminder that there are good people working to help others. Therefore, we present nothing but cheers this week: Read story

In Our View: Stay calm as schools, students, parents adjust

March 27, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Parents, teachers, administrators and — most important — students are adjusting to a difficult new reality. The coronavirus outbreak has upended routines while generating questions about home schooling and just how far behind students will fall in their studies during a prolonged hiatus. Read story

In Our View: Coronavirus outbreak dominates legislative session

March 26, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

The accomplishments — and the failures — of the 2020 legislative session were quickly eclipsed by the coronavirus outbreak. As COVID-19 began to take hold in the waning days of the session, lawmakers found themselves adjusting to daily changes in the prognosis for what has become a pandemic. Read story

In Our View: Warning: Scammers prey on fears, desire to help

March 25, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Crises can bring out the best in us, from neighbors helping neighbors to the health care providers and grocery store workers and truck drivers who have been essential during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read story

In Our View: Crisis underscores recent legislative malpractice

March 24, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Swift, comprehensive action from Congress is necessary to help the U.S. economy weather the storm caused by the coronavirus outbreak. Read story

In Our View: Support favorite local businesses amid outbreak

March 22, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

For many Clark County residents, the coronavirus outbreak is an annoyance requiring them to work at home and practice social distancing. But for workers in restaurants and bars, it is a disaster. Read story

In Our View: Cheers & Cheers: Stories to lift your spirits

March 21, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Believe it or not, there is some cheery, fun, light-hearted news out there. While COVID-19 has dominated our thoughts and while we remain concerned for those impacted by the virus, we have managed to run across some uplifting stories. Read story