"I see where the commissioners are going to vote on fee increases on April 18, for water and sewer rates and the 40 West Landfill permit tipping fees. The reason people don't show up is because they know they're going to raise fees anyhow. We have an election coming up, so just get them out of office and we won't have to worry about it anymore."
- Washington County
"I read in The Morning Herald about raises for county employees, and it's very reassuring to know that Commissioner Doris Nipps supports merit increases for county employees. However, what about the forgotten county employees, the ones who have topped out in their job classifications and get no raise at all? There are several of us."
"I want to thank the girls at Country Fair Beauty Salon for giving me a wonderful haircut and making me feel really good."
"I'm calling in response to the comment about the difference in gas prices in the U.S. and the rest of the world. Apparently, they haven't traveled much, because in the rest of the world they have trains and buses that run on time. Also, for hundreds of years, most people have ridden bicycles, so it's not a good comparison."