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I am a child of the ’80s

April 26, 2014 I tend to be curious about these online quizzes that pop up from time to time, from what Shakespeare character are you, what state do you actually belong in, which clique would you end up in if you... more »»

Writer at heart has always put students first

April 26, 2014 Dr. James Zarzana was cleaning out his office a summer ago when he came upon two letters written to him years ago by Cathy Cowa. more »»

Choosing Wisely, a program for physicians and patients, now has additional guidelines

April 26, 2014 About seven months ago in this column I discussed the newly introduced program of medical suggestions and guidelines which is now called Choosing Wisely. more »»

Tax Day

April 23, 2014 We are now a week or so past what most of us U.S. citizens call Tax Day: April 15. In most years that is the day that most people file their 1040 forms. more »»

Fishing for memories

April 23, 2014 To say that farmers are busy at this time of year would be like stating that it tends to get dark after the sun sets. more »»

Whole grains for life

April 23, 2014 Earlier this month was Whole Grain Sampling Day, so why not continue to include a variety of whole grain foods in your daily meals and snacks? Whole grains include wheat, corn, oats, rice, quinoa,... more »»

Yesterday’s tobacco habits

April 21, 2014 When I was a kid tobacco was very much a part of life. Men smoked everywhere except in church. There were ash trays everywhere. more »»

Editor's column: Old school, new church

April 19, 2014 If we never step out of our comfort zone, we run the risk of falling behind, even losing touch. more »»

‘The Husband’s Secret’

April 19, 2014 Four of us were able to get to book club Wednesday night with the spring snowstorm that hi. more »»

Wedding Fever

April 16, 2014 Spring has sprung, and a young person’s fancy turns to thoughts of establishing an ongoing collaborative synergistic interrelationship with a hominine biped who is a member of the opposing gender. more »»

More than a memory

April 16, 2014 Remember the taste of Grandma’s beef stew or fresh-baked rolls? You might like a bowl of stew and a fresh roll right now but don’t have the recipe. more »»

Cooking tips for one

April 16, 2014 It can be tricky cooking for just one (or two), particularly when many recipes are geared toward making a meal for a family of four to six people. more »»

Editor's column: Sports are great, but pride is pride

April 12, 2014 If you’re the father of a young girl in southwest Minnesota and you’re in your late 30s-early 40s, chances are pretty good you wouldn’t mind seeing your daughter become the next Mary Jo. more »»

Some music memories

April 12, 2014 For the last three or so weeks, I’ve been constantly listening to a compilation CD of ‘80s hard rock/heavy metal/glam rock kind of music, “Monster Madness. more »»

‘Medical’ marijuana is a concern for all

April 12, 2014 The controversial topic of “medical” marijuana, the use of an illegal and unstudied substance by the lay public, promoted as a treatment for serious illnesses, and its societal role being decided by... more »»

REVIEW: ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’

April 11, 2014 Poor Captain America. He never thought his days fighting Nazis would be the ones he’d look back on with nostalgia. All he yearns for is simpler times. more »»

A long journey for scholarship winner

April 11, 2014 The story of Changkuoth Gatchay’s journey to Southwest Minnesota State University began in the womb of his mother in Sudan, Africa, some 19 years ago. more »»

Signs of spring

April 9, 2014 Despite the fact of the cold weather continuing at least into last week, there are signs of sprin. more »»

Editor's column: More than a day at the gym

April 5, 2014 I didn’t plan on taking my daughter shopping last Saturday. After all, we were headed to a big Junior Olympic tournament at the high school in Pipestone, not to a mall. more »»

A day of barbershopping

April 5, 2014 I don’t like getting up early on a Saturday. Especially if I hadn’t had much sleep the night before. more »»



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