Saturday, December 9, 2017

Musings of a worn suit: Education

In our deepest element we know there is a beautiful energy, the source of all life, unseen like breath, which flows through us and...

Peter Kwong | Wok & Roll

Another Thanksgiving How time flies; it was two years ago that I started this column and now I have written more than 100 articles. Between...

What’s wasting energy in your home right now?

Have you ever heard of vampire power?  It is the energy used by electronics even when they are not actually on. Virtually all of your...

75th Assembly District: Romaine Quinn

Mining: Why I Voted Yes When I was first elected to the Assembly in 2014, I was contacted by a woman who had serious concerns...

History of the Civic Auditorium

This article is the final installment of a series of eight stories to shed light on the history of the Civic Auditorium, most importantly...

Fresh from 4-H

2017 Polk County 4-H Awards Program by Chuck Prissel, Polk County 4-H Youth Development Agent The 2017 Polk County 4-H Awards Program was held Sunday, Oct. ...

State Senate 10th District: Sheila Harsdorf

State budget sent to governor The state Senate completed work on the state budget late last week and the bill now goes to the governor for...

State Senate 25th District: Janet Bewley

We’re better than this:Foxconn giveaway a burden and an embarrassment for Wisconsin Almost everywhere I go, people ask me about the massive tax breaks the governor gave Foxconn...

Healthy Minute: It’s not too late to seek help

Suicide remains a significant public health problem in Wisconsin and nationwide. In 2014, 42,773 suicides were reported, making suicide the 10th leading cause of...

Beyond the Office Door | Time for another season

By Suzanne Johnson With Labor Day weekend on our horizon, so is Shell Lake's annual celebration, Town and Country Days. While discussing this with someone...