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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 area, or those who like polka music, that seems like something to celebrate. But who gets to decide what national month or day it is? According to an online article by Marketplace, sometimes just an individual, group or business decides they want...
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 - 12:29pm
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 - 9:29am
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...
05/11/2017 - 12:33pm
Every once in a while I get a question that deals with life. It can be in the form as “How’s life?” “What’s going on...
05/04/2017 - 1:49pm
Five-year-old Ellen woke up covered with boogers. Gobs of goo were dripping out of her nose and a few strands of hair were crusted over and...
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...
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...
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