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Monday, August 10, 2020

A Letter from the Publisher: Seven years – we’re here to stay.

First and foremost, I would like to thank you for Reading the Williams Pioneer Review. Over the past several years, it has been an interesting journey...

COMMENTARY: A Story About Recovery, Featuring: Diana L. Arnaud

Submitted by: Senaida Rangel MHSA Coordinator/Grant Writer, Colusa County Behavioral Health Faith, hope, and love were the three words that resonated in my ear when meeting...

THINKING ABOUT HEALTH: Medicaid still a target of healthcare reform

By Trudy Lieberman for the Rural Health News Service What’s going to happen to healthcare now that Senate Republicans have failed to pass their bill,...

Life… as I see it (10/10/10/2018)

Tough times Sadly, from time to time we are reminded that life is short, life is a challenge and that we should be thankful everyday. There...

My Little Mayberry: Twelve Days of Christmas – Local Gifts

Holidays! Ack! What to give? Why not local gifts? Ideas: Star Thistle Honey – we have at least three apiaries offering it Rice! I know folks...

What’s your plan? (02/13/2019)

I have survived another Birthday Week at the Arens’ Household. No mistake, I did add the word week to birthday. If there is one thing...

Watch out for Scammers (05/16/2018)

Toni, These phone calls are driving me crazy. I don’t know who has given my phone number out, but I have been receiving about 4...

What’s your plan?

Remember to be counted!  The 2020 Census is now underway.  The positive about being counted is that you will be included, sadly it will...

Colusa County Historic Look Back: 03/16/2016

Research and synopses by Resa Lyn 50 Years Ago Colusa Sun - Jan 10, 1966 The 3-day Orchard Machinery Fair (now called the Colusa County Farm Show)...

Digging deeper into grace… (12/7/2016)

Every year in December, people around the world celebrate a most remarkable holiday: the day on which the Almighty God became a baby, whose...

what’s your plan?

I did it! Earlier on I suggested a desire to head to San Luis Obispo. I was able to put it in high gear...

Life… as I see it (10/31/2018)

Natural demeanor or special circumstances? Recently I had to change a hotel reservation. The woman answering the phone literally huffed and sighed into the photo....

The Real Deal: How to Hold a Title

One of the things I love most about real estate is that it is an ever changing field of expertise. A day NEVER goes...

Digging deeper into grace (09/20/2017)

What is your attitude toward what you have and toward the needs of others? Some people might push an ideology of looking out for yourself...

Digging deeper into grace

I ache inside over what has been happening in our nation—that someone walked into a church and massacred people (in Sutherland Springs and in...

Thinking about health: Air ambulance companies have consumers in death grip

Trudy Lieberman  | Rural Health News Service Two years ago in this space I told the story of a Mississippi woman Katherine Green who got...

What’s your plan? (03/27/2019)

    I have fond memories of my college days.  I found the perfect place to attend for a Pierce Grad.  Far enough away...

Colusa County Historic Look Back: 03/23/2016

  Research and synopses by: Resa Lyn 50 Years Ago Colusa Sun - Jan 26, 1966 Many Colusans are seen on color TV on channel 3 on Traventure...

Digging deeper into grace (02/28/2018)

Some treasures we pursue in our lives turn out to be lasting; some do not.  Some treasures fill our souls with contentment; some deplete...

Thinking about health: Look beyond premium costs when choosing a Medicare plan

Trudy Lieberman | Rural Health News Service Making decisions about Medicare coverage has never been easy. Over the years the task has become more complicated...

Life as I see it (12/28/2016)

It’s not about the gifts. It’s not about the food, the perfect decorations or what the weather is doing. It’s about the feeling you get...

Life… as I see it (03/28/2018)

  This week I got a special gift from my friend Donnavee. It’s a tea towel with the following message; I’m not saying I am Wonder...

Life, as I see it : Lessons learned…

March 21 was World Down Syndrome Day. I’ve forever admired the love my friend LeAnne for the love she  has for her two siblings; Lori...

Life as I see it (12/13/2017)

California Christmas is done, and now on to North Dakota. We enjoyed our annual holiday celebration with my sister and brother-in-law this past weekend when...

Life as I see it: 11/02/2016

So, for Tom’s birthday we went to Lake Tahoe and we went to see “The Luvin’ Spoonful” in concert.  It was a hoot and...

ASK TONI: Ways to make going to the Social Security Office less stressful!

Morning Toni: I found that even when all the “i’s” are dotted and the “t’s” are crossed and the paperwork is filled out correctly that...

RELIGION : The Power of Listening

Tom Tripp | tomtripp@frontiernet.net Have you considered the power of listening?  Have you considered the positive effect listening can have on another person? In his book, Caring...

Life as I See it (06/21/2017)

Everyone is talking about the heat so I might as well also. I’m not sure I’ll make it through the week. The highest prediction I...

Life… as I see it (11/21/2018)

Home again in Beach, ND Once we arrived in Beach, ND I began to realize how very blessed I am. I began getting messages of...

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