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Evolution of school snow day



My home and the residents beneath its roof appear to have survived another Polar Vortex, but not without a hefty price, most of which will be paid in … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Northam deserves a chance



WASHINGTON — In 1983, just before winning a third term as Louisiana’s governor, Edwin Edwards famously said the only way he could lose the race was “i… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Just a sign of the time



You’re from out of town going 65 mph down the highway heading west, and you want to catch another highway going north. What do you think the exit sign… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Not everyone in Iran is celebrating revolution’s anniversary



WASHINGTON — When I traveled to a small town outside Paris that early winter morning to interview the Iranian Shiite leader, the mysterious Ayatollah … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Why is the right still flipping out over Rep. Ocasio-Cortez?



Remember how conservatives used to mock the mainstream media’s supposed “obsession” with President Donald Trump? Well, since Democrats regained the Ho… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

The rise of the disrupters



Howard Schultz, the former head of Starbucks, and Larry Hogan, the governor of Maryland, could seriously disrupt the political landscape if they decid… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Irrational political culture



Ralph Northam deserves his current friendless state.The Virginia governor’s initial reaction to a shocking image of a man in blackface standing next t… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

C.S. Lewis was only partly right



WASHINGTON — C.S. Lewis was only partly right when he wrote: The greatest evil … is conceived and ordered (moved, seconded, carried and minuted) in … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

In border talks, a new fight for the barrier deniers



A House-Senate conference committee is beginning work on a package of border security policies that, it is hoped, can win the support of both Democrat… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Message and meaning in a chaotic time



Not everything is about Donald Trump, the next presidential election or politics in general. Not everything has to do with right and left and Republic… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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