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Upside Down Under

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

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 »

Kenmare's customer service...

It may seem cliche to say this but Kenmare personifies Main Street and small town North Dakota in a unique way.

Posted 8/16/16 (Tue) read more »

Is it an election or a circus?

As a news reporter, I should be getting excited about the upcoming election in November.

Posted 8/09/16 (Tue) read more »

North Dakota's mirror image

I ran across a real interesting piece of information the other day, or at least I believe it is interesting and an oddity.

Posted 8/02/16 (Tue) read more »

Rediscovering forgotten music...

Several months ago I found a Kenwood cassette deck on eBay for a great price and ordered it to go along with an already astounding Kenwood radio receiver that has provided endless entertainment in the form of FM radio.

Posted 7/26/16 (Tue) read more »

This terrorist threat isn't no

We've been down this road before. We, as in the United States, have had to deal with this sort of thing in the not-so-distant past.

Posted 7/19/16 (Tue) read more »

Newspapers are here to stay...

We often hear from critics these days that newspapers are dying out because of the Internet and social media.

Posted 7/12/16 (Tue) read more »