Published 5/21/2013 in Features : ColumnsBy BARBARA ADDISON
County Extension Agent, 4-H & Youth Development
There are always ants at a picnic. While you can see ants and avoid them, it's not always possible to see, taste or smell dangerous bacteria that may cause illness if food is mishandled. Before having a picnic, be sure you pack safety in your basket: prepare and store food safely, then pack it safely for traveling.
With gr ...
Published 5/18/2013 in Features
Williams family bring musical entertainment back to Hillside Ranch with Sunday Sessions.
By ANGIE HAFLICH
For Colin Williams, music is in his genes. So is the love for what was formerly his grandparents' property, Hillside Ranch, located on VFW Road near U.S. Highway 50.
Published 5/18/2013 in Features : ColumnsMy wife and I have forgotten how to cook.
Not literally, but Kelly remarked the other day that she used to plan meals, but not any more.
In some sense, we are still getting used to not having kids around on a regular basis.
On any given night, it could be one for dinner or five.
Nights my wife wo ...
Published 5/18/2013 in Features : WeddingsSarah Elizabeth Miller and Eric Wendell Bose were married Nov. 17, 2012, at the First United Methodist Church in Hays. Pastor Jerre Nolte officiated the wedding.
Parents of the couple are Kirk and Lois Miller of LaCrosse; and David and Linda Bose of Deerfield.
Grandparents of the couple are Arlene ...
Published 5/18/2013 in Features : Who's New
Kamryn Leann Schulte is the daughter of Heath and Samantha Schulte of Holcomb. She was born May 13, 2013. Grandparents are Maryll and Randy Bennett of Holcomb; and Mike and Jackie Neff of Oberlin. Great-grandparents are Richard and Mary Ann Bennett of Holcomb; Richard and Karyl Hollister of Scott Ci ...