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Just Thinking – Back in the 50’s again

I saw this little cafe on the street I was driving down, and it caught my eye. So I turned my car around and made my way back to check…

Pat’s Bits & Pieces – Wow, spring storm packs a real wallop

Guess I will have to quit bragging about our nice weather lately. Mother Nature sure surprised us with a whopper of a spring storm last Saturday night. If it wasn’t…

Mike’s Musings – Tearjerker turns into controversial story

Talk about a firestorm!  Sometimes in this business they call journalism you run into a story that appears to be one way, but lo and behold once it’s in print,…

Just Thinking – Everyone loves going to the doctor

Everyone loves going to the Doctor, I rate it right up there with visiting your in-laws, especially if they were marching around in front of the church, just before your…

Pat’s Bits & Pieces – Spring is just ‘ducky’

Well my mystery duck floating in the river has been identified. Bob Musser of Waterfowl Decoys in Farwell, a carver and collector, stopped in the office Monday with a hand-carved…

Mike’s Musings – Like it or not, “balanced calendar” needs your attention

Alright now, parents and kids, are lesson for today is “the balanced calendar” as educators would like to call it, or in layman’s terms- Year Around School! Yes, that’s right.…

Adopt A Pet – Autumn

AUTUMN 109C14: Autumn was brought to the shelter due to her owners health.  Now she is extremely lost and scared. Autumn is a very beautiful and sweet girl in need…

Adopt A Pet – Buddy

BUDDY 137D14: Buddy’s owner relocated and could not keep him so he is up for adoption.  Buddy is 8yrs old, 18 lbs, has his rabies shot and micro chipped with…

Adopt A Pet – Raven

RAVEN 024P14: Raven was found in Harrison area What a sweetie !!!!!!! she is aprox 2 mo old and found without a collar. If Raven is not claimed by her…

Signs of SPRING!

Definite signs of spring are here.   I can. see young people walking around in tee shirts and short pants, and here and there, you can see the underwear sticking out…