Who is daylight saving?

Who is daylight saving? I hibernate when it is dark, my body tells me it’s jammie time the minute the sun goes down. This time of year is a real struggle for me. After 5 p.m. I am useless. I don’t wan…

Birds up!

I recently had my annual Women’s Wellness Weekend with nine ladies from my family. It was our best weekend ever. We rented a beautiful home on the St. Croix River in Hudson, Wis. Our age range is 44 t…

No matter what, VOTE!

In the 2016 presidential election, only 3 of 5 eligible voters bothered to exercise that right. That means that 2 of 5 eligible to vote didn’t bother. That was a near-record low, and the lowest in 20 …

Disturbing realities

Jean Matua “From the Heart” One of the most horrifying news stories this month – for me and other journalists personally – has been the violent murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi in …

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…