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The Lakes Of Douglas County Need A Hand

If you want to help protect our precious lakes, here’s a way to do it.

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Another Wild And Wooly Central Minnesota Animal Tale

It’s animals gone wild in Central Minnesota. Again.

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Grey Skies Blue At TLHD Is Just What Alexandria Needs

An empty stage is one of my favorite things. The theatre kid in me sees an empty stage as a place where anything can happen.  I don’t think I’ve ever seen the stage at Theatre L’Homme Dieu empty before.  Last night, I saw a few things I’ve never seen at TLHD before. 

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Remembering Douglas County Earthquake

What were you doing eight years ago at the end of April? Probably holding on for dear life. That’s when the last earthquake to rock Douglas County occurred.

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Not Your Typical Fly Fisherman

Sometimes you just can’t decide what to wear.  If your closet is like mine, you look in there and see racks and racks of  Armani, Gucci, Christian Dior, Versace, Ralph Lauren.  But, you still shake your head.  “No.  No.  No.  Nothing!!!!”  Finally, the light bulb goes on and you exclaim, “That’s it!  I’ll wear Nothing!!!”

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Read The Declaration of Independence

IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America   When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature …

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The Joy Of Ice Cream

July is National Ice Cream Month.  What is America’s favorite flavor?  Depends on what you click.

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The Most Patriotic Corner in Alexandria Is…

America!  Where freedom and patriotism intersect.  That sounds like a lead-in to something.  And, here it is:  What is the most patriotic intersection in Alexandria?

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Theatre L’Homme Dieu Review – Bright Star

This review could be quite short.  Go.  Reserve your tickets right now.  I could stop right there, but I won’t. If you miss this show, you are missing one of the best shows Theatre L’Homme Dieu has ever had.  Bright Star is that special.  

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Roundabout Reason For Turbulent Weather

Sometimes, the reason for why something is the way it is, isn’t always apparent. But then, after a certain amount of consideration, you think, “You know, that explanation makes a lot of sense.”  This is not one of those times.

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