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From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…..Well, as we all see by the headlines, we had some bad news for Seymour in regards to the growing of psychedelic mushrooms in our city. The good news is that it was located and shut down. As we all…

Words in My Pocket

Everyone is getting older. It just seems some days I’m aging faster than other days. I’ve been taking in as much of this beautiful fall weather as I’ve been able to squeeze in. Fall never seems to lasts long enough.…

Letter to the Editor

Editor: I had to laugh when I saw the daily paper last week. The Packers were robbed in Seattle (and they were). Millions of dollars changed hands. The public was outraged. The strike was settled. We all want the very…

Panaché

I love talking economics, but I don’t have an economics degree, so abstract economic theories are often beyond me. I think when Bush and Obama saved the banks, it had to be. We couldn’t have runs on the banks like…

Focus on Faith

Were We Wrong? Were we wrong to criticize the referees in the call ending the Seahawk/Packers game? No. I know the Bibles says to judge not that you be not judged. This means that we must be fair and know…

2012 – Election – 2012

Former Republican Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson faces Wisconsin Democratic Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin. Here are excerpts highlighted on each candidate’s website. Tommy Thompson (R) Health care Thompson’s plan for health care addresses what he says are the fundamental flaws of the…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…. I have been asked to address some issues in the Recknagel Lions Club Park. The Lions Club has put a lot of money and effort into making that park a wonderful park for both children and adults to enjoy.…

U.S. Senate candidates address Affordable Care Act

From the WisPolitics.com website on Tuesday, Sept. 25 – reprinted with permission Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Baldwin defended her support of the Affordable Care Act in a speech to the Wisconsin Counties Association Monday and criticized opponent Tommy Thompson…

From the Editor’s Desk – September 17

I recently checked out a book from the library, titled “State by State.” It was series of essays, one on each state of the union. I began reading; Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, you get the drift. Each of the authors chosen…

From the Mayor’s Desk – September 24

Hi…. We had two meetings last week, one was Public Properties on Wednesday the 19th and Streets & Sanitation committee met following Public Properties. Elizabeth Timmins gave her library report and informed the committee of what was going on at…