• A day to clean up the community

    Published on March 19, 2018 at 11:18am CDT

    By Tim Douglass, Publisher | Pope County Tribune This could be the year that Glenwood community members come together for a spring cleanup day. Glenwood City Commissioner Mavis Pattee called it a “Community Pride Day” and wanted the city commission to start the conversation, she said at last week’s regular commission meeting. The idea, she said, was to… Read More

  • Passion, energy about newspapers was still there, even at the age of 70

    Published on March 19, 2018 at 11:17am CDT

    By John R. Stone A week ago I opened up Facebook, and there was a picture of a good friend and me on a ski lift at Lutsen. It was one of those pictures Facebook posts as a reminder of what a person was doing the year before on the same day. What startled me at first… Read More

  • ‘We are community’

    Published on March 19, 2018 at 11:17am CDT

    From Caryl Nelson, Glenwood “The world is inherently relational”  writes Peter Sawtell in his column “Eco-Justice Notes.”   In the column, he quotes from a book by Fred Bahnson and Norman Wirzba:  “………we have failed to appreciate that creation forms a vast and indescribably complex and organic whole.   Humanity is only one member within this creation. … Read More

  • Remembering the elm trees that line streets

    Published on March 19, 2018 at 11:16am CDT

    From Steve Nestor, Glenwood For those of us that are old enough, we remember the giant elm trees that once lined the streets and boulevards of Glenwood. Yes, massive, hundreds of beautiful giant elm trees once covered our landscape. However, some 40 years ago the dreaded Dutch elm disease swept through the upper Midwest, and gone were… Read More

  • ‘March for Our Lives’ is set for March 24

    Published on March 19, 2018 at 11:16am CDT

    From Trigger Hicks, Jeanette Rykhus, and Glen Wegener–local Indivisible organizers On Saturday, March 24, the students, families and allies of “March for Our Lives” will take to the streets of Washington, D.C., and hundreds of other communities throughout the country to demand that their lives and safety become a priority. The collective voices of the March… Read More