Well folks, the Minnesota State High School League State  Basketball Tournament is history for 2021.

 Well folks, the Northern Lakes Lightning appearance in the state hockey tourney this week sends me back to the first State tourney I covered.…

 Well folks, this week I would like to start by saying a big congratulations to all the high school athletes in the area and their coaches for…

Well folks,  Hunter Nissen has more than likely reached a scoring pinnacle for the Aitkin Gobblers by the time you read this as his team playe…


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Well folks, it’s not very often that two former Gobblers get to play each other when they go off to college but that was the case last week wh…

Well folks, I would like to tell you that I am very thankful every time I can walk into a gym this year since Covid-19 has taken over our lives.

Well folks, it’s Super Bowl Sunday this week and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will try to derail the defending champs, the Kansas City Chiefs, in …

 Well, folks, the mask is certainly the topic of conversation this past week or two, and now that high school sports have started up again, it…

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Well folks, 2020 is about to get out of town and – whether we are ready or not – 2021 is about to make its first appearance this week.

Well folks, I found it interesting last week when Major League Baseball made the decision to refer to the Negro Leagues that played the game s…

 Well folks, our condolences go out this week to longtime Aitkin Gobbler basketball coach, Ron Meyer, who lost his son Michael to Huntington’s…

Well folks, the Minnesota Twins announced with sadness last week that the annual Twinsfest and its winter caravan have both been canceled for …

Well folks, it’s Thanksgiving this week and with the restrictions in place I realize that your holiday might be much different than in years past.

Well folks, I guess it’s inevitable as we grow older that this kind of thing is going to happen almost every week and this week is no exception.

Well folks, it’s homecoming this week at Aitkin High School and activities will culminate with a football matchup this Friday night at Veteran…

Well folks, Minnesota and the world lost a legend last week with the passing of Bob McDonald, longtime basketball coach at McGregor, Barnum an…

Well folks, I have been walking into the Aitkin High School gym for the better part of 45 years and there have been big crowds, standing room …

Well folks, the word came down last week from the Minnesota State High School League that there will be a winter sports season for high school…

Well folks, the Minnesota Twins are back in the playoffs starting this week and I like their chances of moving deep into the postseason.

Well folks, this Saturday we will honor one of Aitkin’s finest, a guy that has been in town since the 1960s, teaching and coaching, and affect…

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