Opinion

Wed
05
Jun
admin's picture

Gale Force Winds: ‘It’s too dry, it’s too wet’


Delair Kaas raises his dock as water levels are on the increase.

 Seems like the weather never satisfies.

 A while back we were in an apparent drought and now the rain just won’t quit.

 It’s been grey out for days on end. A little ray of sunshine makes one want to do more than a tap dance.

Wed
05
Jun
admin's picture

Cally’s Corner: Just a small hobby farm


Auntie CallaBelle, 10, and (right) niece Cortney, 9, all ready for church.

 This weekend we had a special guest for a visit – our granddaughter Cortney. My husband Darby’s daughter and my step-daughter Chantelle lives in Moorhead and she is 26. She has two kids Cortney, 9, and Dylan, 3.

Wed
05
Jun
admin's picture

Just a Derm Minute: Pancakes: Groups hold flat out good fundraisers


A freelance writer and photographer, John Dermody has been a resident of Frazee for more than 20 years. His interests include books, politics, education, music, sports and working to improve the community.

 Recently, I ran across a reference to the Flat Earth Society. Yes, there really is such an entity.

Wed
05
Jun
admin's picture

Movie Review: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’


Robert Garver is a graduate of the Cinema Studies program at New York University. His column is distributed every week to a network of over 50 newspapers. More of his reviews can be found online at www.bobatthemovies.com or e-mail rrg251@nyu.edu.

 It is commonly accepted that of the original “Star Trek” movie series, 1982’s “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan” is about 10 times better than 1979’s “Star Trek: The Motion Picture.”

Wed
05
Jun
admin's picture

History of Frazee – The year 1887


Albert (Ike) Fischer was born June 12, 1921, in Frazee where he grew up and attended school. After serving in the U.S. Army during World War II he returned to the family farm near Frazee. He married Larene Haas. Their daughter Lori and son-in-law Don Thorp, Frazee, have two sons, Martin and Roger, and now live on the family farm while Ike and Larene reside in town.

 9-23-1887. We are glad to hear that Rev. E.L. Smith, former pastor of the Free Methodist Church at Frazee City, has been appointed chairman of the Northern District, and Father Childs is to be pastor at this place for the coming year.

Mon
03
Jun
admin's picture

Movie Review: ‘Now You See Me’


Robert Garver is a graduate of the Cinema Studies program at New York University. His column is distributed every week to a network of over 50 newspapers. More of his reviews can be found online at www.bobatthemovies.com or e-mail rrg251@nyu.edu.

 The trouble with “Now You See Me,” or any other movie about magic, is that you know there’s going to be a huge twist at the end.

Wed
29
May
admin's picture

The way I see it: Rejection leads to celebratory shopping spree


Barbie Porter, Vergas, is the full-time reporter for the Frazee-Vergas Forum. She is done shopping until Black Friday ... starting the day after the city-wide rummage sales.

 Stacks of rejection letters came with my first two novel attempts. The basic reason, this isn’t a right fit, which means the writing is subpar. And it was.

Wed
29
May
admin's picture

Cally’s Corner: Summer is finally here


CallaBelle, Ella and Khloe at Detroit Lakes beach.

 School ended Friday and Memorial Day weekend is gone; summer is finally here.

 The last day of school always marks the beginning of summer for our family with all the different activities to plan outside under the beautiful sunshine.

Wed
29
May
admin's picture

Just a Derm Minute: Summer: We might be tied closer to home this year


A freelance writer and photographer, John Dermody has been a resident of Frazee for more than 20 years. His interests include books, politics, education, music, sports and working to improve the community.

 Is this going to be our Summer of Narrow Horizons and Limited Travel?

Wed
29
May
admin's picture

So Ike Says: History of Frazee – The year 1887


Albert (Ike) Fischer was born June 12, 1921, in Frazee where he grew up and attended school. After serving in the U.S. Army during World War II he returned to the family farm near Frazee. He married Larene Haas. Their daughter Lori and son-in-law Don Thorp, Frazee, have two sons, Martin and Roger, and now live on the family farm while Ike and Larene reside in town.

 6-25-1887. Frazee items. The flour mill runs steadily. Wheat comes in slowly. Farmers are busy with their crops.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Opinion