A sudden course adjustment is not as much fun when you are a passenger in a big commercial jet trying to land in a crowded airport, socked in by thunderstorms and too many airplanes taking off and landing on too few runways.
Before the glowing embers of the wildfire had cooled, ranchers across the region—devastated and disheartened beyond belief—looked up to see the Cavalry riding in, mounted up on semis, flatbeds, and pickups pulling trailers, all loaded with hay to...
Some credit Silent Spring for creation of the Environmental Protection Agency, an organization that’s often condemned for regulatory overreach, but also praised for cleaning our water and air and protecting our soil.
Folks in West Texas, northwest Oklahoma and southern Kansas are mourning. They have lost much, but they have been buoyed up by the kindness and generosity of friends and neighbors and people they don’t know.