Haunting of Keystone is a scream

With less than one week left until Halloween, anyone like me who enjoys feeling a shiver down their spines should really visit the Haunting...

Charlotte Wylene Compton

Charlotte Wylene Compton was born on Nov. 12, 1935, in Albion, Neb., to James and Henrietta (Tiede) Sutton. She married Lewis Junior Compton of Moon,...

Youth can learn as they earn

  My first summer job was as a nurse’s aide in a drab nursing home in north Minneapolis. Living with my aunt during the work...

It’s beginning to look a lot like ‘Halloweeny’ Christmas

  It's not Halloween yet and Christmas has been gaining in popularity in recent years, so now we have the choice of buying Peeps Pumpkins...

Coaster provides adrenaline fix

  Since before I can remember, I have been addicted to speed and that weightless feeling in my stomach caused by going over a good...

Hyde has stemmed the tide

It’s been 40 years since my husband and I committed our lives to one another that hot day in June, but that same year,...

Yes, you can go back, but it’s not really the same

Next week, about 90 people are expected to show up for Keystone’s all- school reunion. Some will be locals and others will be coming...

Is cricket munching catching on?

If the sight of Bear Grylls slurping up maggots or crunching through a giant beetle makes your stomach turn, you may want to skip...

Making right attachments is key

I remember the first day I saw them, two innocent fawns grazing near the dam at Major Lake, not acting as if they were...

Another colorful character gone

When Marlon “Mar” Knutson died a couple of weeks ago, Keystone lost another one of its beloved “colorful” characters. Keystone, from what I can tell,...