If you have read the most recent issue of the Tri-State Gazette, then you already know the wiki's admin group has been working on setting up a message board for our community to communicate better. Currently, blog comments are filling up our Recent Changes page and making it difficult to watch the rest of the edits to the encyclopedia, which is our primary purpose here.
As RRabbit42 said, "Lately, the blogs have turned into a kind of message board or something like Twitter. It is not uncommon to see 100 blog comments each day, but the blogs are especially busy on the weekends. There can be up to 300 comments per day on a weekend." Also, the quality of the comments have gone down. What was meant to be a place to gather feedback has morphed i…Read more >