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January 27, 2021

A lifetime of confronting diseases of animals
On a June 1st, 8 a.m., I walked in the back door of the Cottonwood Veterinary Clinic here in Windom. Thirty-five years later, at 5:30 p.m., I walked out that same door and I headed into retirement.
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
School buses and winter
Question: Winter sometimes provides snowbanks - barriers in town, eliminating the turn lane, between east and west bound lanes. If a bus is stopped and the stop arm is extended, must opposing traffic stop?
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Another head-scratcher
I've said it before and I'll say it again: When COVID-19 arrived, common sense went out the door.
I'm a mask-wearer. I don't like them, but I wear them. The Mayo Clinic's study on mask wearing proved to me that wearing masks limits the chance of spreading the virus. So, I wear my mask.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
So much hatred
I've written at least a half-dozen columns since the start of the pandemic in Minnesota, over 10 months ago, that never saw the printed page.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Considerations needed before local hunt OKs rifles
During the early 2020 Minnesota legislative session a bill was introduced to allow rifle deer hunting throughout the state. We have always been a shotgun with single slug zone in the approximately southwest half of Minnesota.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
In the face of a pandemic, cities strive to carry on
In March of 2020, just as legislative deadlines approached for Minnesota House and Senate policy committees to complete their work at the state Capitol and that activity was at its peak, the legislative session took an abrupt turn.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021

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