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home : columns : columns November 24, 2015

Cougar caught on camera near north Windom
One of the most recent and best tools for wildlife watching is the trail camera. Actually first designed and probably the main reason for their huge sales has been for hunting. Quite simply stated, aggressive hunters want to know what is in the area, where the big bucks are hanging out and if and when they are near your hunting spot.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Increase in pop-up scams linked to Facebook posts
We've seen a large increase in pop-up scams. The scams can come from a variety of web pages. However, this past week alone, we've had three calls about the scam that pops up when you click on a link shared on Facebook.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Century Farm tidbit
One of the stories in this week's Ag Edition features the Century Farm of the Mildred Crippen Trust.
Much of the story focuses on the land, the original owner, C.H. Davis, and the person whose name is presently on the trust, Davis' daughter, Mildred Crippen. However, much of the farm's story was told by Mildred's daughter, Dorothy Gransee, and Dorothy's sons, Dennis and Dick.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Still plenty of deer out there
I haven't seen final numbers from this past week, but a preliminary report showed that more than 68,000 deer were taken during the first four days of the 2015 deer season.
I have evidence that a fair number of deer emerged unscathed.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Young Windom hunters down their first deer
The Minnesota firearms deer hunting season got underway Saturday.
For a pair of young Windom hunters, the opening weekend provided a memory for a lifetime, as they downed their first-ever deer.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Social Media - be nice out there
Here's some advice for my FaceBook Friends and Twitterers - it's also good advice to those that aren't connected with me on social media: Be nice.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015

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