G. Michael Dobbs' Column

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Each week, executive editor G. Michael Dobbs looks at issues in the Pioneer Valley that affect our readers.


What has the Gaming Commission been doing lately?

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

What’s got me going this week? The latest news on sports betting....
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With Hall of Fame, it’s just business, right? Nothing personal

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

There is a lesson being taught right now in Springfield and it’s about unfulfilled expectations....
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An understatement: the Legislature puzzles me sometimes

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

Holy smokes. I write a column that once again criticizes the Legislature for not coming to terms about sports betting and lo and behold on Monday morning I learn the following from Colin Young and Michael Norton of the State House News Service:...
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Springfield, welcome to your new community newspaper

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

Hello folks, please allow me to introduce the newspaper you are holding....
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Two out of three candidates have an opinion about the courthouse

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

Last week I decided to see what the three candidates for governor think about the pressing need for a new, safe courthouse building for Hampden County....
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