EXTREMISM DEFINED

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In the history of our diverse country, there have always been differences in viewpoints. That's why our nation's founders came up with the idea of geographic representation, so that such varied viewpoints would be heard.

Extremism isn't so much about ideals, however, as it is about one's willingness to be challenged at all. It exists on both sides of the aisle. It drives campaign fundraising and votes.

Yet, as history proves, it is also a refuge for scoundrels.

Listen to audio link above to hear tales, anecdotes and observations of extremism.

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OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 3 min ago

The bracket is set for the Class 4 District 9 basketball tournament at Owensville High School. The tournaments will run February 29th through March 5th.
Boys...
1-Borgia
2-Sullivan
3-Pacific
4-Union
5-Owensville
6-St. Clair

Girls...
1-Borgia
2-Owensville
3-St. Clair
4-Pacific
5-Sullivan
6-Union