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Holiday Attitudes

December 27, 2016 The Christmas holiday, according to the calendar, is over, and New Year’s is just a few short days away. more »»

Yes, Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus

December 22, 2016 One of the most famous newspaper editorials of all time has to do with Christmas. It first appeared September 21, 1897, in the pages of a leading newspaper of the day, the New York Sun. more »»

For the Teachers

December 20, 2016 It seems like it was just Christmas and here it is four days away already. As a kid growing up, I couldn’t wait for Christmas to get here. more »»

Holiday Traditions

December 15, 2016 The hustle and bustle of the holidays starts at Thanksgiving and wraps up with the beginning of the new year. more »»

Iowa's Loss Is A Plus For The Nation

December 13, 2016 President-elect Donald Trump vowed during the campaign that his administration would make closing the U.S. trade deficit with China a top priority. more »»

Bah! Humbug!

December 8, 2016 I’m pretty sure everyone is familiar with Dr. Seuss’ “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas”, a holiday tale of a green character who disliked Christmas, the bright lights, packages and celebration. more »»

Pearl Harbor – 75 Years Later

December 6, 2016 It was a day, that as President Franklin D. Roosevelt said “….would live in infamy. more »»

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

December 1, 2016 This past weekend was a great beginning to the holiday season. Children and their parents came to the Pizza Ranch to see Santa Claus. more »»

Where’d It Go?

November 29, 2016 For fans of high school football in Iowa, there’s a little withdrawal anxiety going on right now. The season officially came to a close on Friday, Nov. more »»

Your Own Worst Critic -- How to Change That

November 25, 2016 I am one of those who are over critical of everything that I do, almost to the point of being a perfectionist. more »»

Turkey Talk

November 22, 2016 This Thanksgiving, the state of Iowa will be represented in the spotlight of the nation's historic holiday tradition as President Obama pardons the National Thanksgiving Turkey. more »»

Youth Are Our Future

November 17, 2016 We’ve had a week to digest the outcome of the Presidential elections, and whether your candidate won or lost, the people spoke through their votes. more »»

Explaining The Difference:

November 15, 2016 I have friends and family that live in the city. They have never really spent anytime in the country and really do not understand what country living is like in Iowa. more »»

Veterans Among Us

November 10, 2016 Tomorrow is Veterans Day - a very special day in the lives of many families. Like many others, my father was a veteran of World War I. more »»

There’s Light At The End Of The Tunnel

November 8, 2016 I’m sure you’ve heard the expression, “we can see the light at the end of the tunnel” in talks about a long, drawn-out process. more »»

Communication – More Than Words

November 3, 2016 Imagine this, you see two separate groups of young people. They are walking towards each other and pass, but they are mainly looking down at their phones and texting. more »»

Time Flies

November 1, 2016 After summer mysteriously evaporated, September and October have come and gone. Poof! Halloween is past and today is the first of November. October seemed to be an extremely short month. more »»

Feeling Brave?

October 27, 2016 With Halloween just a few nights away, I?came across this list of Haunted roads in Iowa. Surprising, Emmetsburg and neighboring Estherville both make the lis. more »»

The History of Halloween

October 25, 2016 With Halloween right around the corner, I decided to find out exactly how the whole tradition got started. more »»

October is Across U.S

October 20, 2016 October is Co-op Month across the United States. These enterprises have a huge impact on American economy. more »»



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