Rex Alphin

Recent Articles

New IOW supervisor chair ready for 2015

As the gavel passes into my hand this upcoming year, I grasp it with a realization of the gravity such a position entails. Being aware ... Read more


Dear Reader: I have had the grand privilege for the past six years of speaking to you, my community, through this column. My first was ... Read more

The beginning of the end

We’ve been caressing these crops all year. We laid them in a v-shaped bed five months ago and gently pulled a soil blanket over top. ... Read more

Beat to the punch

The idea came to me with such force just past midnight that only by willpower did I not instantly sit up in bed. Read more