On sage and planets

Editor, Thank you Eureka Springs Independent for bringing wisdom and warmth into our homes from the outside world! I look forward to updates on local...

The road to 2030

Corruption, pollution, and crimes against nature   At the worst time in history, diverse interests are increasing the climate emergency by prematurely shutting down the remaining...

Tickled funny bones are a good thing

Editor, We are so grateful for the ES Independent. You have kept us so well connected to our community – its joys and sorrows –...

Climate Hope

The existential threat of climate change can’t be ignored   On January 20, a new expert team will act on the climate emergency. Here are administrators...

Save the Arctic

On his way out, Trump threatens public health and the climate With changes last month of federal environmental regulations in favor of opening up the...

Peace with nature

It’s time to make peace with nature.   Last Friday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres called on the nations of the world to stop the war with...

The Coffee Table

Driving around Sunday afternoon, I heard two public radio programs dealing with pregnancy, miscarriage and subsequent depression, made worse during the pandemic. Our country has...

An Outlook

The Finish Line On our backs on the sidewalk, looking straight up, my seven-year-old self remembers arguing with Betty Neilon. “The world is flat,” she...

Sasquatch sculpture approval questioned

Editor, I don’t have anything against the Sasquatch. In fact, I hope to see one someday. I can certainly understand the fun of the interactive...

The Coffee Table

Mi casa your casa When we got married, my wife, an only child, thought how wonderful to gain a big family, even though some spouses...