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06/28/2017 - 2:46pm
It’s all about perspective My family has the most beautiful lawn in our neighborhood, according to those aged 9 years and younger. We have bursts of yellow, white, and purple scattered throughout the lush green bed of clover—yes, clover—that carpets our yard. There has to be a few blades of grass out there… We did dump $$$ into grass seed our first summer after...
06/22/2017 - 8:37am
Every community needs people who can make things happen. The last two weeks, we’ve seen a prime example of that. For the second time in...
06/22/2017 - 8:34am
Most of us know that June is National Dairy Month, but how many people know it’s also National Accordion Awareness Month? For the New Prague...
06/15/2017 - 9:29am
The power of social media and how it affects traditional media was evident locally this past week. On Thursday evening, I was sitting in the...
06/15/2017 - 9:27am
After a lifetime in the newspaper business, including a few years in the New Prague office, I am writing the last chapter of my direct involvement...
06/08/2017 - 12:32pm
At this time last week, one of the subjects considered for this editorial spot was to praise the Minnesota Legislature and Gov. Mark Dayton for...
06/08/2017 - 12:29pm
Recently I attended the high school graduation for a niece in my hometown of Thief River Falls. To me it was one of those moments when a person...
06/01/2017 - 9:31am
The calendar says summer is still a few weeks away, and the weather earlier this week still had a bit of a chill to it, but for all intents and...
06/01/2017 - 9:29am
New Prague High School held its 2017 commencmenet exercises Friday, May 26. One of the highlights for me each year is getting the chance to work...
05/31/2017 - 9:37am
Wow! It's a busy time of year with graduations, Memorial Day events, parties, bridal showers, etc. And now that I'm sitting down to write...
05/26/2017 - 2:11pm
Ask anyone in Montgomery what the talk on the streets is and they’ll tell you, “Police Department” If you haven’t been...
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