Borrowing Trouble

  by Shelby Dee   For two years, I refused to move to this mountain town. It’s too cold, I said. Winters are too long, I whined. But as the economy fell apart, this mountain town was the only town in the country I could find a job. That was three years ago. I assume [Read More…]

A Western Trend

Suicide is a trend in the West. We led the way in despair for the nation. Alaska routinely takes the top spot. Followed by Wyoming, New Mexico, Montana, Nevada and Idaho. Oregon, with its liberal assisted-suicide laws, has the number 12 spot. Experts say they aren’t exactly sure why the suicide rate is higher on the [Read More…]