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  In the you-just-can’t-make-this-up category, last week was a doozy! First, 67-year-old, retired District Court Judge Thomas Merrick down in Morton County dared to send a criminal to jail. Basically, that means that after he retired, he volunteered, and got…
Dribble From The Pen

God Has Spoken Psalm 50:1 “The Mighty One, God, the Lord, has spoken, And summoned the earth from the rising of the sun to its setting.” “The infinite-personal God is there, but also he is not silent; that changes the…
Hat Tips

Hello, In the fall I attend several livestock auctions.  Sometimes I am selling. Sometimes I am buying. Usually I am just watching. This helps when I have to do my year end balance sheet for my bankers. Note the term.…
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So, what the heck is going on with this whole Russia-Clinton-Obama Uranium One deal? The Washington Post decries Fox Anchor Sean Hannity’s and Breitbart News’ rush to judgment by stating, “jumping waaay ahead of the facts.” So, again, what exactly…
Mommy Moments

There is nothing better than having people come to visit! Spending quality time with friends and family is a priceless experience, but why do the kids start acting like lunatics? All schedules and routines suddenly become foggy as if they’ve…
Mommy Moments

While speaking with someone recently about Mommy Moments, she inquired about how I come up with the topics. I giggled and explained that whatever is on my mind when I sit down to type becomes the topic. By Nicole Nowitzki I usually…
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Hello, As we get closer to Halloween, it gives time to think of Halloweens from the past. Several years ago there was a fire called the Halloween fire. It was a windy devil and a fire started over toward Sidney,…
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As our nation’s capital becomes, well, swampier, the mainstream media is ignoring another major news story. I mean it’s not President Trump calling a grieving widow or anything but, remember Senator Bob Menendez? The New Jersey Democrat who recently went…
Documenting Dunn County for over 100 years

I have heard a lot of conversation lately on how the landscape is rapidly changing in Dunn County. Our political, business, education and even media are indeed evolving for the times in which we live. How will the Dunn County…
Dribble From The Pen

To This End, Glorified Job 11:11 II Thess. 1:11-12 “To this end also we pray for you always, that our God will count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire for goodness and the work of faith with…
Mommy Moments

Fall is always a big change when you have a house full of small children. Between the birthday parties, Halloween, and playing outside as much as humanly possible before it gets cold, there is so much to do. By Nicole Nowitzki Now…
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Dismantling Obamacare has thrown Washington into a tizzy. But, the President made two decisions last week that are going to force congress to get up off its collective butt and stop playing politics with healthcare. First, young people are no…
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Hello, I’m tired of warnings. I mean I am really tired of warnings. The seat belt warning comes on every time I get in the pickup. I do fasten my seat belt. I don’t need a warning. By Dean Meyer The…
Dribble From The Pen

What Does it Benefit Me Job 21:14-15 “They say to God, ‘Depart from us! We do not even desire the knowledge of Your ways Who is the Almighty, that we should serve Him, And what would we gain if we…
Mommy Moments

When I was growing up, I had chores, responsibilities, and rules. I feel as though we have made our lives so busy that we have forgotten to teach our children all of the above. By Nicole Nowitzki I saw an ad in…
Hat Tips

Hello, I get thousands of calls a week about my column.  Well, not really.  I get hundreds.  Okay, I get a call every once in awhile.  Maybe two a year.  But they are calls.  And I get thousands of letters. …
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. There were an estimated 323,127,513 people in the United States as of July 1, 2016. This current nut in Las Vegas, Stephen Paddock, according to the Washington Post, joins the historical list of 134 other wackos here in the…
Letter to the Editor

The Killdeer Saddle Club members would like to clarify the article that was printed in last week’s Dunn County Herald and to let everyone know what the club’s intentions are going forward. Due to limited space and parking at our…