So, 2016 was something else, eh? Between the presidential campaign, growing civil unrest, religious zealotry and the list of cherished celebrities/musicians that kicked the bucket, it’s a marvel we haven’t ripped each other apart in the streets.
The construction cranes reaching toward the sky at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP) are a sign of hope for the future and a reminder of how important the university is to our community and the world.
The Community Martin Luther King Jr. Day Committee invites all to join us at the Stevens Point Area Senior High School (SPASH) at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. This event is sponsored by local donations from individuals and organizations.
It’s that time of year again when we gardeners are stuck indoors with only seed catalogs and maybe a cup of hot chocolate. If you’re getting restless like me, this is a great time to attend a gardening seminar, specifically, “Garden Dreams: A Saturday with the Portage County University of Wisconsin-Extension Master Gardeners.”
In regard to the letter titled “Writer offers endorsements for his candidates” in the Oct. 7 issue of the Portage County Gazette concerning the upcoming election for president and senator, it raises two questions I would like to comment on.