Eagle Update: Staff keep us going during COVID

I’d like to do a loud shout out to all our school employees and bus drivers. They are focused on keeping our schools open so we can work with students each and every school day. It has been a very stressful year as COVID continues to disrupt our daily routines in the school buildings, but our ...

Weeds: Songwriters leave a legacy

Every couple weeks, I try to corral words that are running around in my head and herd them onto paper. That’s writing. I do just enough of it to know how difficult it is to do well. But to put order to words and have them partner with music to make a song? That is so far beyond me as to ...

What’s On Your Mind?

How did you start sewing? (Asked at the Sewing for Sight quilting retreat Saturday)

Eagle Update: ECFE

Early Childhood Family Education and Eagles Preschool offer a variety of programs for children birth to kindergarten and their families in our community. Eagles Preschool program offers four sections of Eagles 3 (preschool for 3 year old’s) and six sections of Eagles 4 (preschool for 4 year ...

What’s On Your Mind?

What do you like about Fort Ridgely State Park? (Asked at Fort Ridgely State Park snowshoe hike Saturday)

Weeds: Dark memory of Gopher brawl

We all have memories. Happy ones, like births and weddings. Some not so happy, like accidents and deaths. Sports fans have all those, plus we have plays and games that stick in our heads. A song came around on my playlist recently that conjured a memory. “Keep the Ball Rolling” is a fun ...