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Easter - You’ve just got to believe

March 27, 2016 There have been many TV shows, books and documentaries over the years that purport to look for the “historic Jesus. more »»

Immigrants, who needs ‘em? We do

March 27, 2016 A couple summers ago, a nasty hail storm rolled through western Iowa where I was living, causing extensive damages to more than half the homes in Red Oa. more »»

Thumbs Up/Down

March 26, 2016 Fort Ridgely Golf THUMBS DOWN: We share the concern of the Friends of Fort Ridgely who learned this week that the Department of Natural Resources is planning on closing the Fort Ridgely Golf Cours. more »»

Metro Minnesota

March 25, 2016 Minnesota is becoming more metropolitan, according to the latest population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau. more »»

The religion of evolutionism

March 25, 2016 To the editor: An anonymous commenter (Mar-11-16 7:32 AM) objects to my Mar. more »»

Friends of Fort Ridgely

March 25, 2016 To the editor: Retration: In a March 23, 2016 Friends of Fort Ridgely letter to the editor, a statement was made referring to Southern Regional Director for Minnesota DNR, Dennis Frederickson. more »»

European solidarity means what exactly?

March 24, 2016 Throughout Europe on Tuesday afternoon, heads of state made pledges similar to that from German Chancellor Angela Merkel. more »»

The Teflon Donald

March 24, 2016 What does a guy have to do to offend the electorate these days? Donald Trump has been trying hard to do it, but for some reason he has been unable to turn off the voters. more »»

‘Uninformed’ about Trump?

March 24, 2016 To the editor: I read Vern Clobes’ response to Greg Orear’s column, and he actually talks about “uninformed bias against Donald Trum. more »»

Fighting on for Fort Ridgely

March 24, 2016 To the editor: The Minnesota DNR is at it again. This time they want to shut down the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park. more »»

People still trying to escape from Cuba

March 23, 2016 People who have reason to hope their native land will become less repressive do not risk their lives in small boats on the Atlantic Ocean, in the hope of better lives in the United States. more »»

Being Christian not supposed to be easy

March 23, 2016 Back when I got my driver’s license Friday nights were for “driving around” with friends. Driving around was not a particularly productive activity, but that was small town life in the seventie. more »»

The SEALs problem

March 21, 2016 It was all a mistake, the Navy told U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif. There is no shortage of rifles for Navy SEAL. more »»

Real ID shouldn’t be a puzzler

March 21, 2016 Minnesota has been recalcitrant when it comes to the federal government’s Real ID requirements. more »»


March 21, 2016 What do you think of when someone talks about technology in schools? Do you think of labs full of desktop computers? Students sitting at desks with laptops or scattered about a room with iPads or... more »»

The math mystique

March 21, 2016 Americans have a mythical fear of math. It is considered the provenance of the brainy. more »»

EPA failure in Flint

March 20, 2016 Start building a new home on a tract of marshy land, and the U.S. more »»

Meeting destiny, despite a ‘nervous giggle’

March 20, 2016 She had been working at the newspaper a couple weeks when I asked, as innocently as possible, if she’d like a windshield tour of the area. more »»

Thumbs Up/Down

March 19, 2016 Sleepy Eye at State THUMBS UP: The Sleepy Eye High School girls basketball team earned a trip to the State High School League tournament this week. more »»

Whom can we save?

March 19, 2016 To the editor: I would like to respond tardily to the opinions printed in The Journal regarding Hannah Oliva’s tragic death. This is not an easy thing for me to do. more »»



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