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Nolan to honor vets
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will be visiting the Hoyt Lakes VFW Post 8144 on Saturday. To mark the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which propelled the United States into World War II, Nolan ...
12/3/13 at 11:00 PM Help a kid out 12/3/13 at 11:00 PM
Books by the bag 12/2/13 at 11:00 PM
Two Indian Hitch-hikers in Bemidji, Minnesota
Saturday night I picked up two hitchhikers. I was leaving Bemidji, MN heading home to Minneapolis when I saw two Native American men with their thumbs in the air just before the entrance ramp to the ...
10/14/13 at 6:41 AM
Sprint through ‘Breaking Bad’ addiction ends tonight
The finish line is near. I can see the blue-hued tape draped across the end of mile 62. I, along with millions of others, will reach it tonight. What has been a five-year ultra-marathon for others ha...
9/28/13 at 11:00 PM Review: Everyone's in on the joke at Gaffigan show 7/26/13 at 9:08 PM
Funny story: Jim Gaffigan talks tour, life 7/25/13 at 2:57 PM
Happy Anniversary! A bang-up first year for the feisty Curiosity rover
A year ago today the Curiosity rover's wheels touched Martian soil after a daring descent via a rocket-powered sky crane. Even if you've already seen the video of the landing, watch it again. I can'...
8/6/13 at 2:23 PM Curiosity finds Mars has the right stuff for life 3/13/13 at 2:48 PM
Meteor shower report plus a Hubble bauble 12/14/10 at 1:12 PM
Letting Go, Letting Life
The trek was over. I got back to Zhuhai, my home in China for the past eleven months. But though I was done trekking, I wasn't through with traveling: I had 48 left in China to ready for a long journ...
10/6/12 at 8:21 AM Small Town Saturday Night 7/28/12 at 8:57 AM
Fresh cherries brighten bran muffins
I'm going to be spending a few days with my butter-loving, almost-two-year-old granddaughter who most appreciates a bit of butter on a muffin. I usually bake up a batch of Bran Date Muffins for her -...
7/3/10 at 6:01 PM Be cool with a summer sip from the past: Apricot Slush 6/5/10 at 6:01 PM