Opinion
I am waiting for a normal day at our house. I have been waiting for 12 years. Every week, I post a snapshot of our schedule on the refrigerator, color-coding the “special” events that require carpools, birthday gifts, permission slips and insurance cards. Lately, it has been resembling a toddler...Read More
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How many times have you been playing well for three to six holes before you ran into trouble? Most decent players would say quite a few. I’ve always thought one of the things that separate the really good players from everybody else is their ability to rebound from a bad shot or a bad hole. [...]...Read More
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To the editor: Fiscal responsibility sounds great, but what does it mean? It’s a top priority for Democrats and Republicans. Is it just a catch phrase that politicians love to use? An interesting battle is about to take place between the two parties which essentially boils down to tax cuts versus ...Read More
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BY DEB TAYLOR We’ve come a long way on our journey to enhance support and care for the older adults in our communities. When President Lyndon Johnson signed the Older Americans Act (OAA) in 1965, the legislation represented a historic step towards improving the lives of seniors in the areas of inc...Read More
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Testing and, more broadly, learning have been disrupted in the past two weeks for thousands of Minnesota students. The Minnesota Department of Education says equipment failure and outside computer attacks on Pearson, the company hired to run our statewide tests, caused the problems. The problems bec...Read More
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BY JOEL MARTIN I don’t know if this is a pastor thing, or if people from other professions get similar posts and emails – but I sort of tire of the ones that start with “What the church can learn from Jimmy Fallon” or “What your pastor needs to learn from Millennials” or “10 things...Read More
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