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Upside Down Under

By Marvin Baker, a new weekly column in The Kenmare News

Throwing vets under the bus...

There’s a Republican congressman in Ohio who said something that has really stirred up a lot of military veterans.

Posted 10/25/16 (Tue) read more »

Canadians singing our anthem...

I don’t know about you, but I sure don’t like this lack of respect for the National Anthem at sporting events.

Posted 10/18/16 (Tue) read more »

Who is your sports hero?...

There was a time in the sporting world not so long ago when kids could look up to professional athletes, mimic their activities and wear their jerseys with pride.

Posted 10/11/16 (Tue) read more »

Discover North Dakota...

The title might seem a bit cliche, but it’s true. For anyone who thinks there isn’t anything to see or do in North Dakota, they’re completely off their rocker.

Posted 10/04/16 (Tue) read more »

The power of the press...

In today’s world we see and hear a lot of negativity aimed at the media.

Posted 9/27/16 (Tue) read more »

Lawful motorists on defense

Has anyone noticed, or become angry when people in traffic refuse to use their blinkers when making a turn?

Posted 9/20/16 (Tue) read more »

Do you think TV is the influence?...

Almost every day we see on the TV news that people are getting gunned down in the streets of Chicago.

Posted 9/13/16 (Tue) read more »

ISIS recruiting outside the box...

There’s something very disturbing happening in the War on Terror that’s hardly getting any attention so perhaps it’s time to bring this information to the surface.

Posted 9/06/16 (Tue) read more »

Let's return to Colonial America

Somebody asked me a while back, if I could go back in time, when would I choose.

Posted 8/30/16 (Tue) read more »

An Olympics not so long ago...

With the Olympics in Rio De Janeiro just past, it got me to thinking about the 1976 Olympics in Montreal.

Posted 8/23/16 (Tue) read more »