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October 16, 2015
One of the tunnels on the George S. Mickelson Trail in the Black Hills. In an ironic twist, it took one year to build the railroad in 1890; it took 15 years to complete the bike trail when in opened in 1998.
Doug's Diggings: Selfie problems, Black Hills and meeting fellow Hudsonites
October 16, 2015 - 1:30pm
October 14, 2015
Randy's Ramblings: The president is right, we need to address gun violence
October 14, 2015 - 11:24am
October 5, 2015
Day by Day: Simultaneously getting smarter and dumber is a sign of the times
October 5, 2015 - 10:45am
September 27, 2015
Get me the manager! Thoughts on delusions, grand dreams – and hope for the ‘impossible’
September 27, 2015 - 10:44am
September 13, 2015
Labor Day is more than the end of summer
September 13, 2015 - 11:58am
September 6, 2015
Day by Day: The good die young, old and in between
September 6, 2015 - 11:09am
September 2, 2015
Get me the manager! A reluctant angler stumbles on the best week of his life
September 2, 2015 - 11:01am
August 22, 2015
Doug's Diggings: Politics and its influence on local elections
August 22, 2015 - 12:47pm
August 16, 2015
 Jim and Marv Halverson, uncles of the author, read newspapers on the lawn of their childhood home, sometime in the late 1940s or early ’50s. (Submitted photo)
Randy's Ramblings: My affection for newspapers has roots
August 16, 2015 - 12:04pm
August 11, 2015
Day by Day: Buying a car ranks right up there with a colonoscopy
August 11, 2015 - 11:28am
August 5, 2015
Get Me the Manager: Madison lay-off begs the question: For whom does the bell toll next?
August 5, 2015 - 11:25am
July 18, 2015
Amanda the Orangutan’s masterpiece. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Get me the manager! Who knows what lurks in the human soul? Ask an orangutan
July 18, 2015 - 3:27pm
July 12, 2015
Doug's Diggings: Television stars dropped into town in July 1990
July 12, 2015 - 11:27am
June 26, 2015
The happy campers near 10,110-foot Emerald Lake in Rocky Mountains National Park. Note the ice still on the lake in the background.
Doug's Diggings: Visiting, hiking the Colorado Rockies
June 26, 2015 - 9:52am
June 21, 2015
The Cub Reporter: England and America: Two countries speaking the same language
June 21, 2015 - 10:11am