Minnesota's Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed that there will be a 2012 moose hunting season. It is scheduled to open Sept. 29 and close Oct. 14. The DNR's bull-only season will cull an estimated 50 moose from Minnesota's herd.
As an invited guest of the Brainerd Lakes Sunrise Rotary Club yesterday, I was impressed by one of the projects the group has taken on —“Healthy Brains For Children,” (HBFC) which seeks out pregnant mothers-to-be asking them to refrain from drinking alcohol during their pregnancy....
Last week's USA TODAY/Gallup Poll, taken after a U.S. soldier allegedly killed 16 Afghanis, suggests that 50 percent of those polled favor speeding up a withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Afghanistan before the 2014 target pullout date.
We all have 'em. Some of us have strong ones, others not so much. It's been said that one's as valid as another.
What am I talking about? Opinions, of course.
In the last several weeks I have been privileged to write the opinion in this newspaper.