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02/22/2018 - 11:03am
Last week’s shooting at a high school in Florida again brings the issue of guns to the forefront of political debate. Over the past few years, this type of shooting has become more frequent. Whether it be in Parkland, FL, Las Vegas, NV, Blacksburg, WV, Sutherland Springs, TX, or any number of other places, one disturbed person bent on destroying lives has been able to do just that, with...
02/21/2018 - 2:15pm
In the course of a week, we have been on a roller coaster of emotions.   On Tuesday, most residents celebrated the passing of the Tri-City...
02/15/2018 - 3:55pm
Saturday’s fundraiser for the proposed New Prague Veterans Memorial was a big success. Crowds of people flocked to the Park Ballroom...
02/15/2018 - 3:54pm
It doesn’t seem like it was that long ago that I was wrapping up coverage of the fall sports season and preparing season previews on the...
02/08/2018 - 1:23pm
Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis has come and gone. The build up to the big game, the excitement of celebrity sightings, the pageantry of the pre-game...
02/08/2018 - 12:24pm
People who have been reading my columns for some time know that I have an interest in history. I enjoy learning about local history or things that...
02/08/2018 - 10:27am
Now that I’ve experienced the Super Bowl firsthand, the words Game Day have a whole new meaning to me. It really means Game Week, awe and a...
02/08/2018 - 10:26am
Showcasing nice Minnesota Nice was on full display last week when the state hosted Super Bowl 52, and I experienced it first-hand.  Friday...
02/07/2018 - 9:21am
For the love OF the alphabet I was helping my kindergartener, Ellen, review her sight words. It’s nothing new. She comes home with a...
02/01/2018 - 2:00pm
Tip O’Neill, former US Speaker of the House, often used the phrase, “all politics is local.” Minnesotans will get the...
01/26/2018 - 10:06am
I know after the fact it is easy to say I told you so. But I  told you so. As great as the last second win over New Orleans was, the...
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