Powerline Fire Fully Contained South of Lockwood

The Powerline Fire southwest of Lockwood is now fully contained after burning 57 acres. Crews are still on scene mopping up hot spots. The fire was first reported Sunday evening, and burned in light sagebrush and grass. No structures were threatened, no injuries reported and no roads closed. The cause remains under investigation.


Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…