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06/30/2016 - 10:03am
I’ve been covering high school sports for nearly 30 years, but Saturday was definitely a first for me. I attended the Minnesota State High School League Clay Target Championships at the Minneapolis Gun Club, which unknown to me until recently, is just 20 miles away, along the Prior Lake- Lakeville border. I talked to Dan Ring, a New Prague High School graduate who is the sports editor...
06/23/2016 - 12:00pm
To all the motorists that have stopped at the crosswalk at the corner of Main Street and First Avenue, and gestured for me to go, even though I as...
06/23/2016 - 10:37am
A large, grouchy old visitor recently greeted my family in the wee hours of a Monday morning. My husband, John, was the first to notice the dark...
06/16/2016 - 10:09am
I’ve got a few words on an insidious invention that causes major problems for many in this world. I’m talking about the snooze alarm...
06/15/2016 - 9:43am
What a fantastic weekend for Bullhead Days. A bit warm, but I'll take warm over rain anytime. Over the last five or so years it seems as if...
06/09/2016 - 9:36am
This is my first chance at writing a column since the paper published its Graduation special section. Looking at it each year, I am amazed at the...
06/08/2016 - 2:08pm
by Bernadine Hildebrant   Thank you, thank you, thank you! For the three birthday cakes, heaps of food and fun, frolic and visiting, as I...
06/02/2016 - 9:38am
There are times I wonder how it is our state legislators cannot approve legislation for something as important as infrastructure, but they can OK a...
05/26/2016 - 10:01am
“The only way to discover the limits of the possible, is to go beyond them to the impossible.” This quote, by writer and scientist...
05/19/2016 - 3:49pm
by Bernadine Hildebrant   Good Morning, all of you who are up early and enjoying another beautiful sunrise, a bit of rain, AND all of the...
05/19/2016 - 2:44pm
An important date is right around the corner. Tuesday, May 24 is the date of the Tri-City United School District bond referendum vote. This vote...
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