Infrastructure bill popular with voters 

Independence Day 2021 was a welcome change from 2020. Once again people were able to enjoy parades and booths, traveling, relatives, and firework displays.  Last year saw a high of 401 new Covid-19 cases reported in Idaho on July 4. On December 9 we had 2,298 new cases. In comparison, the current 80+ new cases …

Who’s most patriotic?  

What’s the proper greeting when we celebrate the Fourth of July on July 3? ‘Happy Fourth’?’ Happy Third’? Or a safe, ‘Happy Independence Day’?   I once greeted a Canadian with “Happy Independence Day,” then apologized. (Canadians celebrate on July 1.)  She replied, “When you live on Salt Spring Island, as I do, every day is …