We need to keep the Brewers

by J. Patrick Reilly For us baseball fans the thought of the Brewers leaving Milwaukee if stadium upgrades are not put in place is not good news.

A lot of great effort

I don’t usually turn the writing of a major story over to someone and accept the product without doing quite a bit of editing. But I am doing it this week and I really appreciate the efforts of Kristen May, a major player in the Iowa County Fair.

Thanks for making it all possible

by J. Patrick Reilly As usual the summer has gone by fast. It seems like only a couple days ago we started the summer baseball seasons for youth and those playing Home Talent League baseball. Now we are down to only a few teams still playing.

Finding the truth

In journalism, finding the truth is never easy. It requires courage and legwork. It requires a strong will and sweat. It requires a discerning mind and an eye for nonsense.


Navigating Change

Support systems are crucial

Changes can work well

A tough learning experience

The surplus is real

Thoughts at Christmas


The holidays are here

Times have changed