Now that the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs are almost over we can all breathe freely and hope for more sportsmanship like play as the quest unfolds. But the dilemma on everyone's mind still seems to be - whats it going to take to reduce the silly goon tactics and overtly aggressive body contact so rampant in the NHL? More fines, increased suspensions, anger management classes what about public service work in Taiwan? Whats your suggestion? Everyone knows the prestige and glory that comes with winning the Cup right? Sure-thing.
Earthfest: And how is this sustainable? This weekend was Iron Range "Earthfest", ostensibly showcasing and encouraging "sustainability". This picture shows the United States' primary problem; its fundamental building structure is the unsustainable use of fossil fuels.It is the problem most Americans cannot understand; the way we live and do everything in the U.S can never be sustained as it is now.
Just the other day I had a young mother visit the library and say, "There are so many picture books! It's pretty overwhelming to know which one my daughter will love." When I probed a little further, I discovered that she wanted to find the one book her daughter would remember reading when she was older. Unfortunately, I can easily say that's probably not something Moms can control. Child and READ Dog KatieThis mother wasn't in the wrong; she made the same mistake as many other young parents who think that every book is a gem waiting to be polished by the love of a parents lap and the gentle sound of a parents voice.
The Itasca County Habitat for Humanity Blitz Build is on! This is a time-lapse of Day One of the build.
Menahga officials review comprehensive plan draft - Review Messenger: Menahga and Sebeka of Wadena County's best source for local news
Community members reviewed a rough draft Menahga Comprehensive Plan Tuesday, April 17.
SFD: Safety demonstration - Review Messenger: Menahga and Sebeka of Wadena County's best source for local news
Kitchen safety demonstrations were held by Sebeka firefighters during their annual Relief Assn. fund raiser held April 21. Firefighters powerfully demonstrated the danger if water is used to douse a grease fire. Photo by Rebecca Komppa
Officials break ground for Staples RR overpass - Review Messenger: Menahga and Sebeka of Wadena County's best source for local news
Breaking ground for the historic, multi-million-dollar Staples North/South Corridor with Railroad Overpass project on April 20 are (l-r) Todd County Commissioner Mark Blessing, City of Staples Community Development Director Jerel Nelson, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, Federal Highway Administration Business Representative Derrell Turner, Staples Mayor Chris Etzler, U.S. Sen. Al Franken's Central Minnesota field representative Lisa Fobbe and former State Sen.
Tomorrow Night at the Coleraine Library - Raising Readers - see attached flyer for information. This is an awesome offering for our community - Hope to see you there!
Many of the "tools" needed for science, math, and engineering exploration are right inside your home! Here are five ideas for putting everyday tools to work for some everyday fun:STEM Tools at Home | Reading Topics A-Z | Reading Rockets