Opinion

Trudi’s Corner

I know that there are times when I repeat incidences and personal observations. I will always comment and keep track of possible reports in regards to cell phone ignorance when driving. Hopefully I will never be a victim by one of these.

‘This Land Is Our Land’ … Don’t Divert It!

The familiar opening lyrics to Woody Guthrie’s 1945 folk classic, “This Land Is Your Land,” should be taken literally when talking about our public lands. This land IS your land – and my land, too. We hold it in public trust for future generations. Unfortunately, in these tough economic times, the desire to divert open space to other uses is becoming all too common.