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Editorials are the opinion of The Journal Gazette Editorial Board: President Julie Inskeep, publisher Sherry Skufca, editorial page editor Karen Francisco and editorial writer Matthew LeBlanc.

Karen Francisco can be contacted at or 260-461-8206.

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Stories by Editorial Board


Healthy viewpoint

Members of a new state panel on public health have about a year to come up with solutions to problems that have been plaguing Indiana...

September 24, 2021 1:00 am


Confidence in the classroom

Viral videos and reports from school board meetings in Indiana and across the nation suggest public schools are in an uproar, torn apart...

September 23, 2021 1:00 am


Urgent response

Pressure has been building for weeks inside Three Rivers Ambulance Authority, where concerns over staffing and response times recently...

September 22, 2021 1:00 am

The Pufferbelly Trail crossing on Wallen Road has numerous indicators for both walkers and drivers.

Fatal intersection

A fatality on the Pufferbelly Trail crossing at Carroll Road last week was as inevitable as it was tragic. Both motorists and...

September 21, 2021 1:00 am


Five questions for Rosie Pepple

1 You've been on the job as Allen Superior Court's protection order specialist – the only such position in the state...

September 20, 2021 1:00 am