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Carson’s hand and other medical maladies in ‘Downton Abbey’

April 9, 2016 Note: Viewers and Fans of “Downton Abbey”: SPOILER ALERT! During the last six years, author Julian Fellowes, British ITV and PBS have presented a remarkable historical drama, “Downton Abbey,” to... more »»

Give your investment portfolio a ‘spring cleaning’

April 8, 2016 Now that spring has officially sprung, you might look around your home and decide it’s time for some sprucing up. more »»

Talking taxes

April 6, 2016 Quick now, before you read much farther, how much is the annual federal budget? Do you have that estimate? Tough question? Yep, it is tax time again. more »»

A fresh start with spring foods

April 6, 2016 Spring is a great time to hit the reset button and reintroduce some fresh foods into our diet after a long winter. One of our first fresh vegetables of the season tends to be asparagus. more »»

There comes a time...

April 6, 2016 An advertising slogan used by Nike is “Just Do It. more »»

Springtime romance

April 6, 2016 It happens every year at this time of the year. Every spring, the arrival of balmy weather makes the concept of courtship seem possible once again. more »»

History of prominent women in Lyon County history

April 4, 2016 Part I March is Women’s History Month. I’m running a bit late with this series as it is already April, but the subject needs to be looked at. more »»

myRA and mySocial Security can help with retirement

April 4, 2016 Achieving financial security is an important part of enjoying a satisfying retirement. Social Security has many tools to help you plan for your future. A great first step is to visit www. more »»

Edito'rs column: And the winner of Miss ESPN is …

April 2, 2016 My note: Please don’t get the wrong idea after reading this. I’m not a misogynist. For example, I think women should be paid as much as men — if not more. I’m just tired of ESPN flaunting them. more »»

A few things about me

April 2, 2016 For this week’s column, I lifted something I’ve seen on Facebook in different variations. This was one of the more recent one. more »»

On the porch

April 2, 2016 On March 23, 1963, the Marshall High School boys basketball team took home the state championship by defeating Cloquet 75-74. more »»

Deciding when to claim Social Security

April 2, 2016 Many Americans anticipate Social Security will help fund their retirement lifestyle. However, choosing when to claim may have implications on how much your monthly benefit will be. more »»

Five questions to ask your financial professional

March 31, 2016 You know how to tell your doctor where it hurts. You can tell your dentist about your toothache. more »»

Savor the flavor of eating right

March 30, 2016 As National Nutrition Month is recognized in March, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages everyone to “savor the flavor of eating right. more »»

The number 48 is good for beer

March 30, 2016 For those of us who have gotten past our 48th year, can you remember it? For those of us who have yet to experience our 48th year, are you looking forward to it? As intriguing as these questions... more »»

Water boy

March 29, 2016 It’s been said that you’re a true farmer if you can’t bear to throw away an empty five-gallon bucket. I can attest that this is not merely a theory, it’s an indisputable fact. more »»

Childhood memories

March 28, 2016 Part VIII: A continuation of Ella Junette Kalberg Velde’s memoirs, “We Moved to the Woods” “Arnt was married to Ruth McCall in November, 1913. more »»

Editor's column: ‘… just great, thank you’

March 26, 2016 Hardly a week went by in the last few years that someone didn’t stop me and ask: “How’s your dad doin’?” I hated that question … because of the answer. more »»

A book and a movie

March 26, 2016 More than a month ago, I took a couple of library books on a blind date. I finally finished one in the past week, “Nothing To Do But Stay,” by Carrie Young. more »»

On the Porch…

March 26, 2016 The photograph featured this week is the cover of a small vintage Easter card from the museum’s collection of holiday cards. The card reads, “Just Coming ‘Round to Wish You a Happy Easter. more »»

 
 
 

 

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