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September 18, 2017
From the Lefthand Corner: Government is as good as we make it
September 18, 2017 - 7:30am
September 17, 2017
The ruffed grouse season begins in Minnesota this coming weekend. Opening day got me to thinking of bird dogs I have known. Every one of them was a treasure while they escorted me through the woods. Every one but one. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: We're entitled to one great dog
September 17, 2017 - 8:30am
That maiden year the first big snowfall started on Thanksgiving afternoon. As fallen autumn leaves were laid to rest beneath a shroud of white, we belatedly came to realize how ill-prepared we were. We lived a couple hundred feet into the woods off a sand road; a road, as luck would have it, that was not high on our township's list of plowing priorities. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Cracker Barrel: The woods and us
September 17, 2017 - 7:30am
September 16, 2017
Letter to the editor: Business' support of yacht club appreciated
September 16, 2017 - 7:30am
Letter to the editor: Government cannot tell adults what to do
September 16, 2017 - 6:30am
September 15, 2017
Nicole Phillips tells a story about a kindergarten student who performed "9 to 5" for a school talent show, and despite how her mother worried, the other students applauded the girl's performance with gusto. Special to Forum News Service
Can we trust the world to be kind to our kids?
September 15, 2017 - 8:44am
September 14, 2017
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to all teachers
September 14, 2017 - 7:30am
Letter to the editor: Definition of 'progressive' questioned
September 14, 2017 - 6:30am
September 10, 2017
In this view, we’re looking straight down from above the Milky Way galaxy’s plane at several of its spiral arms including the Orion Arm, home to Orion and our solar system. Credit: R. Hurt
AstroBob: It's September, time for my Orion fix
September 10, 2017 - 12:43pm
Coming Home columnist Jessie Veeder
VEEDER: If kitchen tables could talk, the stories they could tell
September 10, 2017 - 4:00am
September 9, 2017
As I See It: It takes two to tango
September 9, 2017 - 9:30am
I'm the beginning of the "baby boom" generation. They now have names for people of my age like the "silver tsunami" or the "silver streaks" or the "balding" generation. True, those words do pertain to me, but I've got lots of company. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: Thoughts from a 'silver tsunami' warrior
September 9, 2017 - 8:30am
September 8, 2017
Letter to the editor: Equality is a noble goal
September 8, 2017 - 9:30am
Letter to the editor: As he saw it: He simply got it backward - sad
September 8, 2017 - 6:30am
Over the Labor Day weekend, I discovered what different people of different ages think of that momentous day for students, parents, school staff and - well, really everyone. PineandLakes.com Illustration
Vogt's Notes: 'Back to school' means something different to each of us
September 8, 2017 - 5:00am