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Between the iines
02/24/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     I am highly dependent on email, and at work I check it several times during the day, although at home only once a day most of the  time.... View

 
Between the Lines
02/17/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Campaigns getting dirtier . . . ... View

 
Between the LInes
03/02/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Free speech depends a lot on money... View

 
Between the Lines
04/06/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     One of the worst things I hate writing about is bad news, particularly at the local level. Fortunately for us we seem to not have the  kinds of things that make the state or national news, happening in our small communities. ... View

 
Between the Lines
12/30/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Whoosh . . . . . what happened to 2015? As far as I know the days are still 24 hours each, and the weeks are still seven days, and the months are still 28 to 31 days, and a year is still 365 days, but why do they seem to go so fast?... View

 
Between the Lines
12/23/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Christmas is upon us . . . ... View

 
Between the Lines
11/24/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Well here we go again, it is time we become inundated with Buy Me solicitations from box stores and online box stores seeking to part us from a great deal of our money. ... View

 
Between theLines
04/27/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Our schools are such an important part of our communities, and those who teach, administrate, and support are the fabric that makes our school great.... View

 
Between the Lines
04/13/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-

    This is by far the craziest presidential campaign I have witnessed. On both sides of the isle there is complete and utter turmoil. On the right we have a real battle between Donald Trump a complete party outsider, who seemed to be Cruzing  to an almost sure... View


 
Cheers and Jeers
11/11/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Jeers . . . ... View

 
Between the Lines
03/09/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Millions of people voted at caucuses and primaries in several states. It appears no one is going to stop the front runners. Also there is a prospect for a three way race for the White House, that would change everything. That is the reason Jesse Ventura got elected governor ... View

 
Between the Lines
12/02/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     The Donald continues to make outrageous statements, and even when he is called on it he refuses to admit that perhaps he might be exaggerating a bit ó or maybe a lot!    One of his recent tirades about - Thousands of people in New Jersey cheering when the... View

 
Between the Lines
12/09/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Rumors are just a part of small town life but most of the times they are greatly exaggerated or some times just a little exaggerated. For the past few months it has been rumored that the county was going to close the county shop in Westbrook. Fueling the rumor was the closin... View

 
Between the Lines
03/16/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Anyone younger than 50 does not have any recollection of the sixties. In particular the 1967 presidential campaign ó during the Democratic convention in Chicago, the city was set on fire with racial turmoil which I remember very well. This past weekend at Donald Trumpís rall... View

 
Between the Lines
03/23/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Anyone younger than 50 does not have any recollection of the sixties. In particular the 1967 presidential campaign ó during the Democratic convention in Chicago, the city was set on fire with racial turmoil which I remember very well. This past weekend at Donald Trumpís rall... View

 
Between the Lines
12/16/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     I decided to suspend my campaign for the presidency until after New Years. Somehow I just donít feel it is appropriate to be campaigning during Thanksgiving and Christmas. I will say this though, when I am elected this will be a law of the land! I think I can and will do tha... View

 
Between the Lines
03/23/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     I think I might have a scenario that could get my campaign a shot at the White House. ... View

 
Between the Lines
02/10/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Well ó the Iowa Caucuses are finally over! AMEN! Finally for whatever reason the voters of Iowa finally came to their senses handing Donald Trump a not so well deserved second place finish behind Ted Cruz. Despite the fact that Cruz is an avowed opponent of ethanol, in a sta... View

Between the Lines  
Between the Lines
02/03/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Last week Best friend and I, along with five of our associates, attended the 149th Minnesota Newspaper Convention held in Blooming ton at the Double Tree Hilton. ... View

 
Between the Lines
03/30/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- NRA strange way to promote gun  safety? ... View