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…

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.


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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…

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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…

Well folks, most of you know that I have a real passion for baseball, especially the kind that was played in the 40s, 50s and 60s when town te…

Well folks, the decision was made by the MSHSL last week to move football and volleyball to next spring and leave tennis, soccer and cross-cou…

Well folks, it could have been any summer night 40 years ago at the “wreck hall” at Edgewater Beach Resort on Cedar Lake.

Well folks, this would normally be the week that I would congratulate the graduates for this year and talk about the athletic exploits of this…

Well folks, with Memorial Day coming up next Monday, I have a story that may touch your heart strings a little and may bring a few tears as we…

Well folks, there is so much negative to dwell on these days let’s see if we can find something positive to talk about this week.

Well folks, the official spring sports season was eliminated last week by the order of Governor Tim Walz. A decision that was certainly not a …

Well folks, to be perfectly honest with you it is getting tougher and tougher each week to find something to write about with the current worl…

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