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Con: NATO is irreplaceable, but must quickly shore up its military might
The fact that NATO has survived the end of the Cold War and has been an important element in addressing Western security concerns, doesn’t mean that it will remain so.
Your Thanks: Girl Scout cookie sales in Badgerland Council help girls learn, grow
Your simple business transaction with a Girl Scout is helping her to build a lifetime of real-world skills.
Your Thanks: Kids Closet fundraiser for IDS in Janesville is huge success
The sale featured hundreds of items from newborn through preteen. Nearly $600 was raised and donated to Independent Disability Services!
Your Thanks: YWCA Rock County appreciates event support
These events help ensure our YWCA programs will continue to flourish in Rock County, serving hundreds of women, children and families in the area.
First Amendment: Wake-up call in Kansas: Anti-Semitism is alive and dangerous in America
on the eve of Passover, Fraizier Glenn Miller translated his words of hate into violent action by opening fire on a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement home in Kansas.
Pro: Formed to halt Soviet expansion, NATO useless in current crisis
There is no need for an organization that requires us to police Europe, regardless of the circumstances that might bring about a military confrontation there.
Esther Cepeda: Wrigley Field is baseball’s sacred temple
George Will’s “A Nice Little Place on the North Side: Wrigley Field at One Hundred” only grazes the underperforming Cubs as it honors the shrine that keeps the club afloat.
Michael Gerson: Republican Party seems nostalgic for disaster
The political events of half a century ago have current echoes. The spirit of Goldwaterism is abroad among tea party activists.
Your Views: Nation's power system leaves us vulnerable
The most secure system would be groups of small, independent units as opposed to a large system with only one main central generating unit.
Jason Stanford: Blue Moon ushers in the stupid
When you have one major political party winning the argument against evolution, brainless is the new black.

Columns

Pro: Formed to halt Soviet expansion, NATO useless in current crisis
Con: NATO is irreplaceable, but must quickly shore up its military might
First Amendment: Wake-up call in Kansas: Anti-Semitism is alive and dangerous in America
Michael Gerson: Republican Party seems nostalgic for disaster
Esther Cepeda: Wrigley Field is baseball’s sacred temple

Letters to the Editor

Your Thanks: Girl Scout cookie sales in Badgerland Council help girls learn, grow
Your Thanks: Kids Closet fundraiser for IDS in Janesville is huge success
Your Thanks: YWCA Rock County appreciates event support
Your Views: Nation's power system leaves us vulnerable
Your Views: Drivers, motorcyclists both play roles in biker safety

Our Views

Our Views: Symphony’s changes could lead to more harmonious future
Our Views: Milton right in pushing state transportation officials to benefit business
Our Views: Caution: Rough roadwork funding ahead
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, April 14, 2014
Our Views: Applaud successes, but don’t oversell Janesville School District test scores

Other Views

Amy Loudenbeck: Legislature positions state for bright future
Lori Stottler: Residents might ask, 'What's in Rock County budget for me?'
Web Views for Friday, April 11, 2014
Karen Schulte: Test scores show hard work by all in Janesville district
Brett Healy: Expanded trade can boost state economy

Sound Off

Sound Off for Wednesday, April 16: Errant sports page puzzles readers
Sound Off for Sunday, April 13: City eyesores offend readers
Sound Off for Wednesday, April 9: Readers comment on court ruling
Sound Off for Sunday, April 6: Readers question international outreach
Sound Off for Sunday, March 30: Ryan's poverty focus sparks comments