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Missing Dani at Thanksgiving

Three months ago this week, we put our only daughter on an airplane and sent her off for nine months of studying and living in Berlin. We’ve missed Danielle a lot, but it hasn’t been TOO bad. Just seems, for […]

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David Peck

A remarkable season in so many ways

Some say that the calendar date 11-11-11 was lucky, but luck had nothing to do with it Friday as the Lovell Bulldogs simply played good, solid football to

David Peck

We honor heroes on two fields this week

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes, and two groups I always looked up to are in the news this week. When I was a kid, I looked up

Focused in for a remarkable Series game

[caption id="attachment_1634" align="alignright" width="179" caption="David Peck"][/caption] Can you be “zoned in” as a fan watching a game on TV? Players can be dialed in as they focus


Confidence in my teams?

[caption id="attachment_1634" align="alignright" width="179" caption="David Peck"][/caption] I’m not a very confident sports fan. Never have been. Partly, it comes from being a Wyoming Cowboys fan. With the

David Peck

Football, hoops and Main St. improvements

A little bit about this and that on a perfect autumn day: [caption id="attachment_1634" align="alignright" width="179" caption="David Peck"][/caption] Football fans who acquired tickets and made the trek

Town mulls how to regulate salesmen

Few people like to be bothered by door-to-door salesmen, but most of us probably don’t mind – and even relish – a visit by a member of the

Moving forward 10 years after 9/11

America lost her innocence 10 years ago this week. [caption id="attachment_407" align="alignright" width="150" caption="David Peck"][/caption] Perhaps we should have seen it coming – the horrific attacks on

Nick Lewis

Solicitors do not represent LPD

Last week our community was inundated with door-to-door solicitors selling many different products. One such product was a home security system. [caption id="attachment_1212" align="alignright" width="201" caption="Nick Lewis"]

Many courageous acts in rescue effort

The word “hero” is bandied about far too freely in our society, it seems. [caption id="attachment_407" align="alignright" width="188" caption="David Peck"][/caption] People describe sports figures as heroes, or