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Uprooting Myths

Uprooting Myths

Editor, I guess Ms. Christoph is right, repeat something often enough and people begin to believe it, including herself (“Point of View,” Village Matters, May 6).  She claims that Eucalyptus trees with proper maintenance (they grow very fast and are expensive to maintain, are very thirsty plants and tap down deep into soil and rob other plants of […]

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Rekindling Debate Over Eucalyptus

Rekindling Debate Over Eucalyptus

Editor,   I guess Ms. Christoph is right, repeat something often enough and people begin to believe it, including herself (“Point of View,” Village Matters, May 6).  She claims that Eucalyptus trees with proper maintenance (they grow very fast and are expensive to maintain, are very thirsty plants and tap down deep into soil and rob other plants […]

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Taking Stock

Taking Stock

No News May be Good News Recent news events in Japan, the Middle East and Portugal pounded the stock market, yet the overall dip was only around five percent. With major uncertainties still prevailing, stocks seem stabilized. Still 2% off their 2011 highs, they are ahead 4% for the year, a creditable showing considering the […]

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Surf Update

Surf Update

Wrapping Up the Season By Ryah Arthur It sure feels good to be home. After passing the Sawdust Festival, as I drove through the canyon, I got that warm feeling in my stomach and my body relaxed. I had been traveling in Europe for the last three months, competing in seven WQS competitions. I started […]