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Our trip comes to an end

Our trip came to an end and I was ok with it since it started to snow. The mountains are amazing but I wouldn't want to be there when the roads become icy. Our final stops were Christmas Village and...

 

Cosmo Mystery Area

The area known as the Cosmos was the strangest location on our entire trip to the Black Hills. In 1952, two college boys searched the Black Hills looking for the perfect spot to build a summer cabin....

 

Wonderland Cave

I had never had the experience of exploring a cave, which was on my to do list for the Black Hills. We came across Wonderland Cave and it definitely was an unique experience! The temperature is 47...

 

Bison, Bighorn Sheep, Wall Drug and the Badlands

The land of stone and light. These striking geologic deposits contain one of the world's richest fossil beds. Ancient horses and rhinos once roamed here. The park's 244,000 acres protect an expanse...

 

Roughlock Falls, deer and Elk

We decided to take a break from our normal sightseeing/exploring to experience Roughlock Falls, a breathtaking multi-tiered waterfall along Little Spearfish Canyon. You may think chasing waterfalls...

 

Days of '76 Museum and Adams Museum

The Days of '76 Museum began as a repository for the horse-drawn wagons, stagecoaches, carriages, clothing, memorabilia, and archives. It is now a state-of-the-art facility filled with exhibits. The...

 

Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame

Sturgis was founded in 1878. It was originally named Scooptown, because many of the residents "scooped up" their pay from nearby Fort Meade. Its name was later changed to Sturgis in honor of the...

 

Lifecare Workers and Roseau County need your Support

by Jodi Wojciechowski COVID-19 infections are rising in nearly every part of Minnesota, including Roseau County. Health experts are concerned the pattern will continue as people don't follow the sugge...

 

The Wild Bill Bar

Walk in through doors that have pistols as door handles and enter a saloon packed with décor of the wild west. The Wild Bill Bar has an abundance of photographs and exhibits about Wild Bill....

 

Mount Moriah Cemetery

Mount Moriah Cemetery on Mount Moriah in Deadwood, South Dakota is the burial place of Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Seth Bullock and other notable figures of the Wild West. This was on Kyle's...

 

Bladder Stones Again!

Those of you that know me, know my furbaby is considered part of my family. Blu is a little over four years old and had bladder stone surgery about two and a half years ago. I might have cried a little, ok A LOT! He is my baby. It was sad to leave hi...

 

Mammoth Site and Museum

Our next adventure was the Mammoth Site and Museum. Matt Berger and V. had been there recently and Matt mentioned to Kyle it was quite interesting. Matt was right!! Both Kyle and I were in awe! The...

 

Reptile Gardens Adventure

After Bear Country and a little exploring to get to know the area, day two started off with the Reptile Gardens. Reptile Gardens has more species and subspecies of reptiles than any other zoo or wild...

 

Vandalism Is A Crime

van·dal·ism /ˈvandlˌizəm/ action involving deliberate destruction of or damage to public or private property. I received a message asking if we could put a little announcement in the RTR about...

 

Thank You So Much Annonymous Lady!!

Friday during mailing Julie and I answer the phone calls while the others are labeling and bagging the newspapers. Julie and I were having a discussion about her being gone to Rochester with Joe in...

 

Canning Season and Lee's Store

It is canning season. This means fun, quality time spent with Sarah making some great stuff for the winter months! We wanted to make some pasta sauce and Mrs. Wage's pasta sauce packets were not... Full story

 

Enjoy Life...You Never Know when it's Your Time

I was very fortunate to interview Dr. Thomas Borum, one of the most unique individuals I've had a chance to briefly get to know. Our interview was an hour and a half long. This sets the record for...

 

Freedom of Speech and Opinions

o·pin·ion /əˈpinyən/ noun: opinion; plural noun: opinions a view, judgment, or appraisal formed in the mind about a particular matter We asked them for their opinions about the new stadium....

 

Fall is in the Air!

You will probably be seeing a lot of photos of my adorable niece. She is just too adorable to not make it in my column! She is growing fast and it is almost time for Cecile (aka mommy) to head back...

 

Demolition is Underway!

According to Superintendent Tom Jerome, “Scheduled construction work as it relates to Phase I (SE portion of the Roseau School) is proceeding as scheduled. Major changes are taking place daily. Demolition of the interior walls and ceiling of the... Full story

 

It's Been Six Years and I Still Wish You Were Here!

It is hard to believe it has been six years today (August 19) since my brother passed away. When I think about the last time I saw him it feels like it has been forever and if I think about "that...

 

My Baby turned 22...He's Catching up to ME!!

It's hard to believe Brandon has turned 22 years old! Considering I'm only 29 he is catching up fast!! Soon he will pass me in age. HaHaHa! It's great seeing your kid turn into an upstanding...

 

Memories of my grandma

My mom and I were talking about my grandma the other day. She passed away several years ago but when I went to bed that night guess who popped in my head!? My grandma and all my favorite memories including meals we shared. She used to cook lunch for...

 

Annie's Outlet Opens in Warroad

Staci Howell, owner at Annie's Trading Post in Roseau, is excited to add an additional business venture to the community of Warroad. They will be able to experience some of the great services Annie's...

 

Crazy Days - A Day of Fun for Everyone!

On Thursday, August 6, Roseau area businesses will fill the streets and sidewalks with some great bargains, all marked down to CRAZY low prices! A FUN day of bargain shopping and tasty treats from the concession stands at Roseau’s Annual Crazy Day... Full story

 

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