Editorial by the Plain Talk U.S. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns announced June 24 that the U.S. Department of Agriculture had received final test results from England, confirming that a sample from an animal that was blocked from the food supply in November 2004 had tested positive for bovine spongiform encephalopathy … Read Article


Letters Incredible response To the editor: Please let me extend many thanks to all the city workers who responded so fast and so well after the recent storm. I saw the city light and power people up in their "cherry pickers" while it was still raining. They were battling darkness … Read Article