Others’ Opinion: Hope for a new era in Afghanistan

Over just two days, two landmark political events took place in Afghanistan: On Monday, the country’s first peaceful transfer of power, and on Tuesday, the ... Read more | Add your comment

Editorial: Hiring process needs firm plan

It’s been a week of indecision for the Austin City Council. Now the council is walking a fine line, and we hope they come out ... Read more | Add your comment

Editorial: Hughes deserves props for decision

After a dismal month for Minnesota sports, Twins fans got a positive, though surprising, glimmer of hope late last week. On Wednesday, pitcher Phil Hughes ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion: Support intellectual freedom

This week — Sept. 21-27 — is Banned Books Week, and it serves as a reminder that vigilant, educated citizens still need to fight for ... Read more | Add your comment

Editorial: Press enhancements will make for improved quality

Today’s edition of the Austin Daily Herald was printed earlier than normal for a very good reason: We are getting a new motor for our ... Read more | Add your comment