June 25th, 2010 by Gary Osberg

Good morning from Collegeville,  The sky is dark and scary looking. June has been a very active month for weather in central Minnesota. Last Thursday my son Erik and I left early for Woody’s Fairly Reliable Resort on Rainy Lake. We joined up with his friend Jason who also lives in Wadena. We had lunch […]

June 16th, 2010 by

Good afternoon from Collegeville,   This is going out early ’cause I am going fishing with my brothers and my son at Woody’s Fairly Reliable Resort on Rainy Lake.  Sometime in the nineties, my youngest brother Craig was invited by his father-in-law, Jim, to go along on a fly-in fishing trip to Trout Lake in […]

June 11th, 2010 by Gary Osberg

Good morning from Collegeville, This is what the farmers call a “million dollar rain”.  June is the wettest month of the year in Minnesota and this year may be true to form.  The crops are looking great.  Kerry is helping to keep the garden in Upsala under control.  If you get out there every day […]

June 4th, 2010 by Gary Osberg

Good sad morning from Collegeville,    I am listening online to the last broadcast of Dale Connelly doing Radio Heartland.  In December of 2008 Dale and Jim Ed Poole did the final Morning Show live from The Fitzgerald Theater.  There was standing room only.  Fred Bursch and his wife Teri went dressed in black because […]

June 1st, 2010 by

 Good morning from Collegeville, Monday we will celebrate Memorial Day.  This national holiday commemorates the men and women who have died in military service to their country.  The first “Decoration Day” was celebrated in 1865 by liberated slaves at the historic race track in Charleston, West Virginia.  The official birthplace of Decoration Day is Waterloo, New […]