With Independence Day coming up The Telegraph asked: “What makes you proud to be an American?”


Maggie Matson

“I’ve never been un-American so I don’t know.”


Arien Buchanan


“America is beautiful.”


Jordan Glennon


“Nationality really isn’t that big of a deal & just causes problems.”


Dillon Casto

“Americans' willingness to help other nations and to be a leader of the world.”


Dan Lustick

“The overwhelming sense of tolerance.”


In this week's issue...

January 25, 2024
Bagging it

State plastic bag ban is in full effect, but enforcement varies

January 26, 2024
Paper chase

The Sneer is back – and no we’re not talking about Billy Idol’s comeback tour.

January 11, 2024
High and dry

New state climate report projects continued warming, declining streamflows