Blindsighted by the future

November 28, 2014 Lisa Earle McLeod “Forget Perfect” We’ll all have been there. Things are running smoothly, then whack, seemingly out of nowhere …

Being thankful

November 26, 2014 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” Thanksgiving is a time to reflect and to give thanks for the many blessings we …

Pass the potatoes, civility

November 26, 2014 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer Note: This is an excerpt from Tom Purcell’s new book, “Comical Sense: A Lone Humorist Takes on …

Our Native American heritage

November 26, 2014 Over the last few weeks, politics have dominated the news, overshadowing that November is Native American Heritage Month. Locally we have a rich Native …

Grandkids and favorite dishes

November 25, 2014 Andrea Bruner “Hear Here” I can almost taste my mom’s chicken and dumplings. Nothing says Thanksgiving to me like …

Letter to the Editor

November 25, 2014 Expedite passage of GM-modified food labeling laws Dear editor: I’ve noticed in the news lately that there is public interest in …

My mom’s success

November 25, 2014 Peter Funt,Special to the Guard I set out to write an obituary about my mother, who died …