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  • Tigers honor Nelson with 22-second moment of silence

    He was No. 22 in the program and No. 1 in our hearts. Danny Nelson was taken far too soon when he l ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • Accident doesn’t keep hunter down

    We have now finished the last day of the seven-day shotgun season for deer. Six days of great weather and the last day, six inches of snow. The first ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 10:10 am
  • Wilcoxen, junior high coaches provide major influence

    I’ve always thought junior high coaches, long before I became involved, were the most influential coaches young athletes would encounter along the way ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • Wilsons teaming up with Lady Lions basketball

    Going to work every day with your spouse is not always the best situation for a husband and wife.Bob ...
    Nov. 23, 2016 - 2:44 pm
  • World Series is a heavenly feeling for Cubs fans

    After 108 years, the Chicago Cubs’ World Series win brought great joy to their fan base worldwide.Th ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • Waiting for Dakota snow storm to push ducks our way

    Can you really believe the weather we’ve had this fall? The days have been so beautiful you can hardly believe we are in the middle of November. The n ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • My 30 for 30 moments at the BCR

    I always enjoy the 30 for 30 programs by ESPN, featuring interesting sports stories. I’m going to m ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 10:40 am
  • Bruins’ Shipp making his mom proud

    Braidy Shipp has had to grow up a lot in the last three months.The St. Bede Academy senior lost his ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • Your 2016 Chicago Cubs: a team of destiny

    If there is one word that best describes the 2016 Chicago Cubs, it would be destiny.It was certainly ...
    Nov. 4, 2016 - 3:56 pm
  • Ezby shared her love for Cubbies with young fan

    Most Cubs fans come by their love of their team naturally, it’s ingrained in them at a young age. Just like the Wilcoxens, who passed their Cubdom dow ...
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • Vetter, 95, holding out hope for his Cubbies

    My task this week was to find a Cubs fan old enough to remember the last time the Cubbies played in the World Series. That’s been 71 years ago, mind y ...
    Oct. 30, 2016 - 1:41 pm
  • DU Banquet Nov. 5

    The local chapter of DU is planning another banquet out at the Hundred Acre Orchard in rural Princeton. It will be on Saturday, Nov. 5, and it promise ...
    Oct. 31, 2016 - 1:02 pm
  • Cardinals fans trying to hold up in midst of Cubs craziness

    A year ago I wrote about the split households when the Cardinals and Cubs met in the playoffs. Us Cardinal fans remember how that turned out and when ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:15 pm
  • Young Cubs fan feeling blessed to make it to Wrigley Field

    The fact that the Yaklich family went to Sunday’s Game 2 of the NLCS at Wrigley Field is no surprise. They all bleed Cubbie blue through and through. ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 8:49 am
  • Cubs fans, are you confident, cautiously optimistic or fear Cubs’ history and curses?

    Cubs fans know all about billy goats, black cats and Steve Bartman. The years 1908, 1945, 1969, 198 ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 11:05 pm