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Minimum wage essay was a fairy tale

Boy, this is some fairy tale that Don Brunell can spin about how the minimum wage works for all of us getting it. Mr. Brunell needs to take a look out of the window of his ivory tower once in a while. Frank Ward Coulee Dam...

 By Frank Ward    Opinion    April 24, 2013

An appreciation of simple

If Mark Jenson, the Bureau of Reclamation power manager sees it as a hardship living right here presently, he should have tried it before we got our Variety Store. A lot of us enjoy life in Coulee Dam because each morning, Iris, our town’s mail...

 By Frank Ward    News    November 21, 2012

Where have all the flowers gone?

Dozens of concerned people have asked me this past summer, “What’s wrong with the Credit Union, where we had for years a showcase of beautiful flowers? Everyone talked about them. Beauty and variety in landscaping makes people happy and attracts...

 By Frank Ward    Opinion    February 8, 2012

Shame on council

Every member of the Coulee Dam Town Council should be ashamed, after unanimously denying support for our Senior Meals-On-Wheels program. Frank Ward Coulee Dam...