Several weeks back I attended the hearing for Dr. Joel Rice and the shooting of seven cows on his property. I sat and listened to a veterinarian give testimony about how two of the cows suffered due to gunshot wounds.
The Affordable Care Act, known as “Obamacare,” is a huge step forward in medical insurance reform. It is struggling to make its implementation schedule and is creating a lot of ambiguity and some anxiety for almost everyone concerned. There are many good things about this act that strengthen and improve coverage.
June may seem like a long way away, but if you are looking ahead for an event to mark on the calendar then the Eastern Oregon Beer Festival, scheduled for June 21, should surely seem like an obvious choice.
One attendee of Wednesday’s Union County Board of Commissioners meeting made a profound statement about the decision to site the new courthouse on the Shelter From the Storm’s footprint by demolishing the Shelter building.