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Tasty apple treat

October 29, 2014 It’s apple season, and they seem to be in bountiful supply this year! I’ve sliced some up and put them in the freezer. I have a generous supply of fresh ones to ea. more »»

War stories

October 29, 2014 In 1943, at age 17, Dad joined the Navy. He spent the next couple of years aboard a battleship that routinely traded gunfire with the Imperial Japanese Navy and the Imperial Japanese Air Servic. more »»

Green train

October 28, 2014 ALL ABOARD…we’re going to see the Grand Canyon! (“One thing we can be sure about is that we can never be sure of what’s going on in her mind!”) Now, before you send the “guys in the white coats,” le... more »»

PHH: Celebrating 10 years

October 28, 2014 Prairie Home Hospice is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Hospice House. more »»

The first Mike’s Café

October 27, 2014 PART II: “How can the town operate without this place? I will never forget one Sunday. It was bout like that and the stove and the kitchen was at that end back ther. more »»

Trick, don’t treat cyber criminals

October 27, 2014 District manager Kids and kids at heart look forward to the end of October, when we use tricks and treats in equal measure to celebrate Hallowee. more »»

Another park on the list

October 25, 2014 In the quest to explore more of Minnesota’s state parks, the road led us past Windom to Kilen Woods State Park on Sunday. more »»

A significant but as yet unconquered infectious disease

October 25, 2014 Vital public health information, transmitted and promoted every fall by physicians, public health personnel and the media concerning the influenza vaccine usually deals with discussions of the newes... more »»

On the Porch

October 25, 2014 Plans for the Lyon County Historical Society’s second indoor Christmas Tree Walk are well underway! The Christmas Tree Walk will open on Saturday, Nov. more »»

Marshall Community Services

October 24, 2014 For registration information, call Marshall Community Services at 537-6767 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday or visit more »»

Ask a trooper

October 23, 2014 Question: I have often wondered why school buses are not equipped with seatbelts. What is the reason for this? Answer: With school having recently started, this is an excellent topic. more »»

Always time to procrastinate

October 22, 2014 Procrastinator could be my middle name. Or maybe I could have four names like some people have: James Theodore Procrastinator Rowe. more »»

Pop up some whole grains

October 22, 2014 Did you know the average American eats 204 cups of popcorn annually? Popcorn is considered a whole grain, contains fiber and is naturally low in fat and calories. more »»

Halloween: Part one

October 22, 2014 I really enjoy Halloween. Unabashedly and without apologies I love Halloween! In my little corner of the world, Halloween beats any other holiday of the yea. more »»

Halloween hobgoblins

October 22, 2014 This is a creepy season, a time of year when ghouls and goblins roam the countryside, popping up randomly while you’re watching TV, scaring the bejeebers out of you so thoroughly that you feel... more »»

Let’s talk about Medicare

October 20, 2014 October is “Talk About Prescriptions Month” and marks the beginning of this year’s Medicare open enrollment period. more »»

The first Mike’s Café

October 20, 2014 Part I: Most of us can relate to an eating place that became near and dear to us sometime or other, due to not only the food but the camaraderie of friends that we met there. more »»

Editor's column: Face to face? Not exactly, but better than nothing

October 18, 2014 Before this week, Facebook to me was a sock with a hole in it where the big toe goes. It was like a flat tire. Like an expired dairy product in the back of my Frigidaire. Like a comb in my bathroo. more »»

The best things in life are free

October 18, 2014 Now I’m all about the cheap or the free when it comes to merchandise, whether it be clothes, DVDs, food or music. So when iTunes basically gifted its users with the new U2 album, I was pumped. more »»

On the porch

October 18, 2014 The Lyon County Historical Society Annual Meeting and Dessert Social is on Thursday in the community room at the Lyon County Museum. more »»



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