With a name like Boneset, one would first think of an herb with the ability to help set broken bones, and that would be correct! American Indians have long used this herb for setting bones.

11:46 AM Jan 6, 2014
SOURCE WATER PROTECTION WORKSHOP
8:11 AM Jan 6, 2014

“They're marching, Charles,” my mother told my father in one of the earliest exchanges between them I can recall.

“Who's marching?” he asked.

“The colored people.”

7:45 AM Jan 6, 2014
It’s a new year and a new world, and I’m not sure how much I like it.
 
11:06 AM Jan 5, 2014

A headline in the Nov. 13 News Herald read: "Rose not giving up despite Issue 6." I do not believe this surprised anyone.

A while ago I read where someone said, "If Mr. Rose would pull out of Port Clinton we may never get another developer to come to Port Clinton." 

5:02 PM Jan 4, 2014

Last night, I stayed up late watching the scholar athletes at my alma mater, the University of Oklahoma, defeat Alabama 45-31 in the Sugar Bowl. Since OU was a 17-point underdog, the outcome was a real pleasure for Sooner fans.

4:47 PM Jan 3, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Jan. 1, in Erie, Ottawa and Huron counties.

12:00 PM Jan 2, 2014
If your New Year’s resolution is to be healthy, wealthy and wise in 2014, Serving Our Seniors has a lot to offer Erie County residents who are 60 and older in January.
 
2:02 PM Jan 1, 2014
In the tradition of Andy Rooney on the 60 Minutes show, here are my predictions for front page newspaper articles for 2014:
 
In January and February there will be much talk about the City of Sandusky’s budget. With much concern about the “carry over.”
3:00 PM Dec 31, 2013
A police chief’s job is administrative with lots of paperwork and talk of budgets but there are occasional moments back on the road. I, however, did not get to experience any adrenaline rush.
 
8:20 PM Dec 30, 2013
After Erin Hicks’ baby was born, I got a phone call from a relative of the mother, who told me that the baby had been born with two bottom teeth.
 
7:17 PM Dec 30, 2013

The New York Times has posted a fascinating quiz which tries to identify part of the country you are from according to which words you use in everyday conservation.

4:57 PM Dec 30, 2013
Typically, if our readers experience a delivery issue, they can call our circulation department and resolve the issue within minutes.
 
10:15 AM Dec 30, 2013