economy

Editorial: Pass a relief bill


We have slim hopes, but with the tomfoolery of election posturing behind us, Congress might be able to offer a pandemic relief package before the inauguration. Small business, local governments and stressed rural health care systems can’t survive through a long winter of the virus spiking without extra assistance. We can’t wait for a new Congress to be seated. Everything […]

Covid pandemic clips Gull Wing

 Alta power provider loses juice as virus crimps carnivals

Gull Wing Industries Inc. of Alta has closed because its customer base – the carnival, outdoor entertainment and film industries – have all but shut down due to COVID-19. “Everyone quit ordering in March,” said Al Wadsley, president and founder of Gull Wing. “My assumption is that these guys are losing a lot of revenue right now.” “We’re a Covid […]