A time to be thankful

‘Tis the time of year where we reflect and talk about everything for which  we are thankful. Every year, my family goes around the table...

Let’s not be separated by tribalism

I’m probably not alone in my disquiet about the state of our national discourse. We seem to be increasingly dysfunctional from the national level...

Keystone has lost another

  This year I have mentioned several Keystone people who left this world before their time. I was very saddened to hear of the recent...

This is for the Byrds

"To everything (turn, turn, turn), There is a season, (turn, turn, turn), and a time to every purpose under heaven. A time to be...

Reasons people aren’t watching football

I had the chance to watch a couple of preseason football games in the past couple of weeks. My team is the Denver Broncos...

Authentic dinosaur information found nearby

As a child, I was not interested in dinosaurs all that much. I became more frightened than anything of them after seeing the original...

Why are we even doing this?

This week is Homecoming Week for the Hill City Rangers, a time of celebration, fun, pyrotechnics, costumes and copious amounts of candy. And if...

On love and accountability

Have you ever wondered why some coaches can yell and scream and be loved for it while others are hated? Or have you noticed...

So, did you hear about Michael O’Leary?

Ok, so growing up in Minnesota, I have heard plenty of jokes poking fun at the Finns, even hearing a few from my own...

Brown is the color of quaintness

Hill City has its Little White Church, but Rochford has its own “little brown church in the vale,” the Rochford Chapel. We had an...