September 1, 2010 RSS feed / Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Adornments

I suited up for corporate battle the other day.   It was a Friday high noon appointment with lawyers and accountants scheduled for our big conference room. I was the host. More...

Tough times for Indiana local governments in 2011

The worst year of the Great Recession was 2009. Indiana’s unemployment rate hit 10.6 percent in June that year. Housing construction dropped to a 20-year low. Home values fell. Total income declined for the first time in more than 50 years. More...

Trustee responds

First, in response to the Carroll County Comet Editorial in the Aug. 25 issue. Part of the responsibility of the trustee position is to assist in ensuring funds are spent in our county for the areas that will best serve our taxpayers.   More...