Joaquin Robertson

Joaquin Robertson

US Navy destroyer crosses the strait

BUSY DAY: The same day the USS “Barry” crossed the strait, Taiwan ended its Han Kuang military exercises, while China said it had conducted an exercise near Taiwan. A U.S. Navy ship crossed the Taiwan Strait on Friday, marking the ninth time a U.S. military ship has passed through the …

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native of Kearney helped build US Space Command | Local News

Support local journalism Your subscription makes our report possible. {{featured_button_text}} Straatmann initiated and developed the Joint Command Ethics Program, its Privacy Act, and its Civil Liberties Program. “Ethics are an integral part of every command. Having an operational ethics office to get information from our commanders is really essential for …

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A flood of drugs is the biggest threat

EDITOR – Your editorial rightly touches on the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, but is the account of its threat to become a base for global terrorism of most concern? Is the Taliban or an obscure “ISIS-K” the main threat, or isn’t Afghanistan’s potential to increase its already massive source of …

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