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03/30/2017 - 9:27am
Most people have likely heard that a new Kwik Trip is proposed to be built on the site of the former Econofoods on the west end of town. The work for the Kwik Trip will include the demolition of the old Econofoods grocery store. I can understand that since the building is old, has been out of use since the store closed in 2011 and, from what I’ve heard, is in need of a lot of repairs. On...
03/29/2017 - 1:07pm
The combination of insomnia and lack of sight is something I  had to endure early this week. I set up shop for the night on the couch...
03/23/2017 - 9:12am
The high school winter sports season comes to a close this weekend with the State Boys Basketball Tournament, the oldest event sponsored by the...
03/15/2017 - 3:00pm
by Bernadine Hildebrant   Spring has sprung, The grass is rizz. I wonder where the Birdies is? (If they're smart, they'll...
03/09/2017 - 2:20pm
Her friends called her Dottie… we called her Mom. The inevitable happened last month. Our mom, Dorothy Marie Petri, died at the amazing age...
03/02/2017 - 11:01am
It seems nearly everyone uses some form of social media these days. Whether it’s Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, Pinterest or...
03/01/2017 - 9:45am
Ask my 7-year-old about vacation and she’ll tell you about dancing with a dolphin. Ask my 5-year-old, and you’ll get a detailed...
02/23/2017 - 10:20am
This is the time of year I really enjoy covering high school sports. It’s tournament time, or “March Madness,” which high school...
02/22/2017 - 1:53pm
I took my younger daughter to swimming lessons last weekend and then the two of us went out to lunch to celebrate her passing to the next level....
02/09/2017 - 12:00pm
It’s February and that means it’s, well, take your pick. It seems in our age, every month has a certain day that we recognize, but in...
01/25/2017 - 10:52am
The text read: “Ellen cut her hair.” It was bound to happen. Actually, I’m surprised it hadn’t happened earlier. But, my...
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