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Voters to decide on half-cent sales tax

Did You Know? The City of Albion already has a one-half cent local option sales tax in effect, which has paid for the new Fire Station, Fire Equipment & Maintenance...

How Albion’s downtown has changed

There have been quite a few changes in Albion’s downtown area during the past 100 years.
That’s obvious from this photo, shared by retired Albion...


In her own words
By Julie Dickerson
“As someone who fell off a chair not long ago trying to hear what they were saying at the next table in a restaurant, I suppose I...

My Side of the Fencepost

Better to be free — and vulnerable
By Jim Dickerson
The bombings at the Boston Marathon on Monday were a huge shock. Everyone has an immediate reaction, but no one...

My Side of the Fencepost

Thank God it’s over!
By Jim Dickerson
I’m old enough to remember the days before PACs and Super PACs.
Those were the days when political attack ads didn’t...

My Side of the Fencepost

Replace inheritance tax revenues
By Jim Dickerson
Gov. Dave Heineman presented his “State of the State” speech last week, calling for $327 million in tax...

My Side of the Fencepost

Plan addresses local needs
by Jim Dickerson
Albion Economic Development Corporation presented an ambitious plan to the Albion City Council last week.
The three-pronged...

My Side of the Fencepost

by Jim Dickerson
Giving community, area
‘Tis the season for generosity, and boy . . . we have seen plenty of that in our area this year!
I guess that’s just what...