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Column: We still feel entitled to our rage

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

DETROIT — Why such anger, I wonder?
On Friday morning, within minutes of perusing the newspaper, I’d read three local stories that left me shaking my head.
The first was the funeral for a beloved soccer referee, killed with one punch from an an…continue reading on

Hunting for clues along Leaf River

January 11, 2013 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

At an undisclosed location somewhere along the Leaf River in Wadena County, there lies buried beneath the ground a hidden, mysterious world. Continue Reading

Humane Society: rescued mares to be released to homes; prognosis poor for colt

November 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR A spokesperson for the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties said Thursday the prognosis for a rescued colt is “poor at best,” while the two mares that were rescued were being released to homes on Thursday. Continue Reading

Neglected horses surrendered to Willmar, Minn., shelter; help sought with veterinary costs

October 29, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Three horses are in the care of the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties after being surrendered over the weekend by their Kerkhoven owners. Continue Reading

Digging it

September 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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Groundbreaking today at Kandiyohi County, Minn., Historical Society

September 19, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR A groundbreaking ceremony for a $272,358 addition to the Kandiyohi County Historical Society’s Museum in Willmar will take place today at 1 p.m. in front of the museum.
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Kandiyohi Co., Minn., considers $100K museum request

August 21, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners heard a formal request Tuesday to make a $100,000 contribution to off-set costs to expand the county’s history museum.
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Willmar prom decorations do double duty

May 4, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Willmar’s Senior High Prom has gone green in a big way.
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Kandiyohi County Historical Society seeking $343,000 for expansion

May 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Sitting in the middle of artifacts and displays Tuesday afternoon in the main display area of the Kandiyohi County Historical Society in Willmar, the Kandiyohi County Commissioners heard about the need for additional education and meeting space at the museum.
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Minnesota Valley History Center offers opportunity to understand the events that shaped the area

April 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MORTON Service with four U.S. Army infantry divisions led Carl Colwell to the Pentagon as a strategic planner. There was always a crisis somewhere.
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