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May 11, 2017
Letter to the editor: Shame on Manhattan Beach City Council
May 11, 2017 - 6:30am
May 9, 2017
FILE PHOTO: April (the mother giraffe) helps her newly born unamed baby giraffe stand at the Animal Adventure Park, in Harpursville, New York, U.S. April 15, 2017. Animal Adventure Park/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo
Cheesehead Chatter: Giraffe's fame proves positive use of social media
May 9, 2017 - 6:30am
May 7, 2017
My time on the farm came before automatic barn cleaners were invented. The muscles that remain on my upper arms are much the result of making use of a five-tine pitchfork and pitching manure out a barn's open window into a waiting spreader. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: Fertilizing fields in Iowa
May 7, 2017 - 6:00am
May 6, 2017
As I See It: What did you unlearn today?
May 6, 2017 - 6:30am
May 5, 2017
Letter to the Editor: Scouts do great cemetery cleanup job
May 5, 2017 - 6:30am
Letter to the editor: What the American people deserve
May 5, 2017 - 6:15am
Letter to the editor: Trump's first and final war
May 5, 2017 - 6:00am
May 2, 2017
McFeely: Post on 7th District GOP’s Facebook page calls Rep. Ellison Muslim slur
May 2, 2017 - 6:13am
PR-B Family Center: Working through struggles makes us stronger
May 2, 2017 - 3:40am
May 1, 2017
Our participation in WWI only lasted 19 months but involved more than 100,000 men from Minnesota. PineandLakes.com Illustration
Pine River Library: Minnesota's part in WWI topic of program
May 1, 2017 - 3:30am
April 30, 2017
Forty-four years ago, as winter turned slowly to spring, our part of the world was abuzz with talk about the Minnesota experimental city. Called MXC for short, the proposed city would have been built from scratch on land in Aitkin and Cass counties. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Cracker Barrel: A city that might have been
April 30, 2017 - 5:00am
The weather cooperated. We started in the clear, crisp 40s and ended in even more comfortable, sunny mid-60s. It was a great day for outdoor exercise, for the cumulative benefit of most of our small crew. MnDOT Illustration
From the Lefthand Corner: A little bit of time
April 30, 2017 - 3:30am
April 29, 2017
Dan-ecdotes: Snow is gone; go check out the lakes area
April 29, 2017 - 5:10am
Anyone who has experienced a real shore lunch on a boulder in the middle of a wild Canadian lake can attest to the fact that a coffee pot percolating over an open fire has a magnetic pull that can't be replicated. The sizzle of deep fried walleye, the smell of slightly burned hash-brown potatoes, bread and butter and a cup of coffee is ingrained in the brains of anyone who has experienced it. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: Smell of coffee evokes memories
April 29, 2017 - 3:40am
April 28, 2017
Letter to the Editor: Gun rights and schools
April 28, 2017 - 5:30am