"Howard, what are you going to break next?"
As we head into a new year, it’s a good time to take a look at how we can change things up.
I’m sure most people are busy checking out and playing with the new toys and gadgets they received for Christmas.
It’s been tough year for law enforcement.
By all accounts this has been an extraordinary year with little to no cheer filling our lives.
The Minnesota Twins of Major League Baseball and the St.
As I witnessed the eyes of young children light up with excitement last week during the county’s Shop with a Cop prog
The holiday wouldn’t be the same without a freshly cut Christmas tree.
It's where the rubber hits the road. That's the life of a truck driver.
My mind wandered in many directions (more so than normal) last week as I sat down for Thanksgiving dinner with my fam
As a youngster, one of my favorite holiday traditions was Christmas caroling at the senior apartment buildings in my
Now that I am finally retiring from a busy newspaper career of nearly 60 years, I am taking time to reflect on the ma
For almost six years our readers have enjoyed the benefit of a veteran community journalist covering Blooming Prairie
It really is fun to reflect back on my six years as a busy staff writer for the Steele County Times.
It’s the curse of the postal service.
Yes, it's finally time to retire and time to take care of the health of one Mr. Howard Lestrud.