Snow fell in Minnesota

Mark Anthony, Meteorologist Minnesota along the I-90 corridor on Sunday.  Widespread reports of 1 to 2 inches of snow were common by Sunday afternoon in that part of the state. In addition, another we…

Drive 55

Sandy Holthaus Next week I will have a banner birthday “55.” Everywhere I saw the signs that this was coming, literally. I live very near Highway 55; most speed limit signs are 55 and now I am receivi…

Say cheese for cream cheese!

In Northern Minnesota it snowed today. Fall didn’t just fall, it crashed! Sometimes the season sneaks up on us … a pretty leaf here or there. A tree full of yellow leaves that wasn’t there yesterday. …

Below-average temps

Mark Anthony Meteorologist Weather column: It was quite a day on Sunday across Minnesota. Parts of the state climbed into the 80s. Madison was the warm spot topping out at 84 degrees. Canby was close …

A happy place defined

Jill Pertler “Slices of Life” We all need a happy place, or at the very least can benefit from one – or a dozen, take your pick. You don’t have to limit yourself to just one happy place. Go ahead; gra…

Blueberry is my favorite color

Sandy Holthaus I love the color blue. Not light blue or teal but a true deep, dark cobalt blue. A blueberry blue. Recently I visited my parents in Schroeder at the height of blueberry season. I have n…