Marshall Independent Columnsen-usSat, 27 Aug 2016 00:11:22 EDTSat, 27 Aug 2016 00:11:22 EDT time road construction on Highway 23 has resulted in a detour that takes me through the town of Wood Lake on my weekday commute each day.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommon sense in our lives Saturday, Editor Per Peterson wrote in his editorial about distracted driving and the difficulties of defining that, pointing out that a little common sense is needed to define what distracted driving means.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe art of patience can be elusive or it can be found immediately. And, if found, it can be so easily lost. The "it" I'm referring to is patience. I've read many authors who write about patience being a virtue and of course, that's tru.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTWeather wisdom this part of the world the seasons can change with such suddenness that those caught unawares often get whiplash.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTA couple of cool inventions do you get when you combine mycelium (mushroom roots) and agricultural byproducts? Everybody knows you get packing material, insulation and "leather," right? Well, I have read about packing materialin fact I have a sample of it from another...Tue, 23 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT