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August 21, 2017
We had plenty of cats and dogs during my tenure on the farm. Usually they provided a value to our farm as well as other neighboring farmyards. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: The life of a farm dog or cat
18 hours 39 min ago
August 20, 2017
Forgetting a wedding anniversary isn't all that surprising considering how untidy love really is. Special to The Forum
Love is an untidy, long story
August 20, 2017 - 8:47am
Pine River-Backus Family Center: We face chaotic solar eclipses in life
August 20, 2017 - 7:30am
Faith: It's unbelievable, but absolutely true
August 20, 2017 - 5:30am
August 19, 2017
Roxane Salonen, columnist
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
August 19, 2017 - 11:03am
August 18, 2017
Letter to the editor: Leave the memorial be
August 18, 2017 - 7:30am
From the Lefthand Corner: Trump's downward slide
August 18, 2017 - 5:30am
August 17, 2017
Supporting a free press
August 17, 2017 - 10:31am
August 16, 2017
I'm assuming our newspaper front page caught your attention this week. Let me explain why we joined more than 200 other newspapers across the state - both big and small - this week to publish no local photos and no local stories on our front page.
Vogt's Notes: Imagine a day without local news
August 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
August 15, 2017
Female hands mixing zucchini noodles with pesto sauce.Top view
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
August 15, 2017 - 11:07am
August 13, 2017
A student looks at the partially eclipsed sun in northern England on March 20, 2015 using a pair of eclipse glasses. Credit: Reuters
AstroBob: How dark will it get during total eclipse?
August 13, 2017 - 8:30am
Now that I have a garage, a workbench and a handful of tools, I decided that I am finally ready to give woodworking a try ... and it is harder than I thought it would be. The biggest struggle in my woodworking life at the moment, though, is simply keeping the darn wood from warping. PineandLakes.com Illustration
Danecdotes: A rookie woodworker's journal
August 13, 2017 - 8:00am
Faith: Absolute truth of God
August 13, 2017 - 6:30am
August 12, 2017
As I See It: Musings
August 12, 2017 - 5:00am
We all heard a distant rumble coming from the west. These were the days before radar and satellite weather forecasts, and one could not see any storm approaching. As the sound became louder, the family left the table and all walked outside the house to see if what we were hearing was actually happening. Yes, there indeed was a low, dark cloud bank in the west and it was heading directly over this part of the landscape. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: A million dollar rain
August 12, 2017 - 4:30am
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