It was an interesting day yesterday with the federal bust of 24 alleged Native Mob members, including at least two from Mille Lacs. As I’ve posted before, I met Dale Ballinger, Jr. (they call him DJ) at the courthouse a couple months ago and thought he was a nice kid. Continue reading
I was not terribly impressed with what I read about the Mille Lacs Fishery Input Group meeting last month.
The meeting and its aftermath brought the same comment we’ve heard for over a decade: It’s not fair!
Inbox full of responses to State of the Union. Predictable as usual from our annoying two parties. I may post them on the Messenger site. Continue reading
I thought about heading to the Cities Friday night to watch the Timberwolves with friends. But didn’t. Continue reading
It’s a quiet Saturday in Bogus Brook Township. Not much to report, but I had a nice 4-mile run and am now enjoying a post-run Newcastle Brown Ale. Continue reading
I intend to blog every day this year, but I missed yesterday. Ah well, no one’s reading it anyway, so why should I care? To make up for yesterday’s missed post, here’s my weekly column from the Messenger. Continue reading
Heard a disturbing podcast on the way to work this morning. It was a recent episode of This American Life featuring an excerpt of a one-man show by a confessed Apple computer lover who went to China to examine working conditions in factories that contract with Apple. Continue reading