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Finding a good story in Finding Zoe

April 24, 2016 I learned a long time ago as a newspaper editor that everyone has an interesting story to tell. Something about themselves or their past life was extraordinary in some way. more »»

Living a good life way into the 90s

April 17, 2016 It is always fun for us to do one of our Senior Sections here at the Register. more »»

A Golden reason behind a new name

October 11, 2015 Wow, where did that come from? Our front page story this week reports that the Blue Earth Economic Development Authority (EDA) decided to change the name of the new industrial park – again. more »»

Working hard for a B.E.-utiful town

October 4, 2015 Some people are lucky. They were born and raised in a small town. Not me. I had to discover them on my own. more »»

The public’s ‘Right to Know’

March 23, 2014 The Minnesota Legislature is in full swing with no lack of high-profile issues. more »»

MnDOT needs to do it right

November 10, 2013 We applaud the Blue Earth City Council for sticking to their guns with the Minnesota Department of Transportation. more »»

Many things to stay aware of

October 13, 2013 Last week was National 4-H Week and Fire Prevention Week and coming up is National School Lunch Week. This two week period also includes Child Health Day (Oct. 7), Leif Erickson Day (Oct. more »»

Giant step towards ending bullying

October 6, 2013 Wednesday should be an interesting morning in Blue Earth. After all, it isn’t every day that the name of the city, Blue Earth, is changed to Orange Earth. more »»

BEA High School still looks new

March 17, 2013 I can remember the first time I saw the Blue Earth Area High School. I was pretty impressed. It looked pretty new. more »»

An incredible survival story

March 10, 2013 It is an incredible story of survival in a Minnesota blizzard. So incredible as to be almost unbelievable. But, why would an 87-year-old man about to die, lie? That man is Hollace A. more »»

A farewell note from the editor

February 25, 2013 I’m thinking this is going to be my final column for the Faribault County Register. Very shortly I am going to be out of here. Call it early retirement. Call it having my ship come in. more »»

Handing out some cheers and jeers

February 17, 2013 Cheers to the Blue Earth Area School Board for voting to proceed with remodeling – and relocating – the schools offices in the middle and elementary school. more »»

Do we need a special biking lane?

February 10, 2013 I have to admit that I become befuddled sometimes. “Befuddled” is an old guy term for “confused.” And, at Monday night’s Blue Earth City Council meeting, I definitely was a little befuddled. more »»

Everyone wants a small donation

January 13, 2013 I once interviewed an elderly woman in Blue Earth who had a problem. She had a huge stack of mail on her kitchen table and it was all requests for money. more »»

These BE water skis were special

January 6, 2013 Many people have heard the story of water skiing being invented in Minnesota. more »»

Choosing a Top 10 list never easy

December 30, 2012 This year we are bringing you our choices for the Top 10 Stories in Faribault County for 2012 a week earlier than usual. Well, you might think so, anyway. more »»

A special kind of welcome home

December 16, 2012 The phone call caught me off guard. Last Saturday afternoon I was in Winnebago bowling with the Blue Earth Area Mentors (BEAM) group when my cell phone rang. more »»

Land swap doesn’t please everyone

December 9, 2012 Well, the Blue Earth City Council did make a decision Monday night concerning the land swap with the Faribault County Fair Boar. more »»

Now that was a defensive effort

December 2, 2012 Please indulge me in giving you a little personal background information before I get to the meat of this week’s column. I have covered high school sports for 40 years. more »»

Council needs Solomon’s wisdom

November 23, 2012 Where is King Solomon when we need him? You remember that Biblical story, don’t you? When two women both claimed a baby was theirs, King Solomon called for a sword and said the only fair thing to d... more »»



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