The Sunday Message

People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy. – Anton Chekhov

I was beginning to think that spring was just around the corner, but then this latest cold front moved in and dumped about 7-9 inches of snow on my property. Temperatures dipped below zero. Now spring seems a long way away.

And so goes another year in Big Sky Country Montana!

I actually thought about needing a snow blower the other day. It was 5:30 a.m. and the temperature was well-below zero. The snow I was scooping was deep.

I kind of think snow blowers are for wimps, but as I grow older one might come in handy. Maybe when I hit 70 I’ll ask Santa for one.

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Published in: on February 11, 2018 at 2:00 am  Comments Off on The Sunday Message  
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Terrific News Tuesday

If you fell down yesterday, stand up today. – H. G. Wells

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • The Coin Toss
  • The Audit
  • Missoulian Sports
  • Major League Baseball
  • Girl Scout Cookies

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Published in: on February 7, 2017 at 6:20 am  Comments Off on Terrific News Tuesday  
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Terrific News Tuesday

A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit. – Arnold H. Glasow

Hey kids – it’s time for another edition of Terrific News Tuesday!

In case this is your first time reading Terrific News Tuesday (TNT), this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Great Falls Public Schools
  • Yellowstone & Glacier National Parks
  • Thank-You Party
  • Virginia McLaurin
  • Spring Training

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