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Columnists

Defending Donald

When a phone rings in a newsroom there are countless reasons why. A source with a news tip, a mourning family member inquiring about an obit…

I’m on the Pathfinder Team

Is there any better feeling in the world than getting a package in the mail? — I mean besides love, roller coaster rush and the act of givin…

Hens don’t like the snow

If there’s snow on the ground, our hens won’t venture from the hen house. They come to the threshold, peck at the snow, but opt to stay indo…

Kindness of others

Relying on the kindness of others is hard to do sometimes. Because of this, I have a difficult time asking for help. I believe most things I…

Falling dominoes

Some new years have started off with a bang, but the only sound this year’s made so far has been the quiet gurgle of the space heater in my …

Snow play day

With the weather finally breaking from the sub-zero temperatures, my family grabbed our snow pants and sled and headed outside to enjoy the …

Back to reality

If you live in Iowa long enough, you have felt the cold slap of negative degree wind chill as it hits your bare cheeks when you bravely emer…

New year, new me

You’ve heard it all before, and on the first day of the year the chorus reaches a fever pitch, screaming like a hair metal band from the ‘80…

Year in review

I have been working on our “Year in Review” special section, which will be inserted into Friday’s edition of the paper. This section feature…

A White Christmas at last

It’s amazing how something you’ve been waiting for so long suddenly shows up at your doorstep one afternoon and you found out you might not …

Just Believe

Blind faith is not natural for an adult. Belief is, at the core, the basis for most human cultures. It’s instilled in many of us from birth,…
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