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More short items from the Mann with a short attention span:  — Tomatoes, Tomahtoes:  A friend from Northern California recently moved to Kala Point. And she soon learned that her … more
This week's toon by Nhatt Nichols. more
My wife BJ and I are pretty friendly people. We enjoy most others and make an effort to enlist their trust and friendship.  However, some of our friends will tell you there is a real price to … more
As a rural community, our ability to respond to emergencies and recover from disaster is dependent on the networks and relationships we build in advance. Knowing where and how to connect to … more
This week's toon by Nhatt Nichols. more
Well, you would think the pandemic is over. Frankly, here in Jefferson County it is just about over for any citizen who got vaccinated.  Probably not so much in Southwestern Missouri where … more
Facing Full Faces: As the man said when opening a can of fish eyes: Things are looking up.  The grocery stores no longer require masks, nor do many other stores and restaurants. Theaters may … more
This week's toon by Nhatt Nichols. more
For many children of the 1960s, it was almost a religious event. Once a year, the 1939 MGM film “The Wizard of Oz” was broadcast on national TV. The other 364 days of the year, no … more
The weather is great, the mask mandate has been lifted, the Beach Club is open and the vaccinated have been liberated!  The roads, trails and ferries are full of locals, tourists and relatives. … more
I lived at the Olympic Hostel at Fort Worden from 2006 to 2011. My husband, Christopher, ran this peaceful and friendly accommodation for 18 years. When I arrived, our culinary scene changed. We … more
Last week I heard two stories about young women, one a mother with a stable income, the other someone who has worked for many favorite local restaurants, who are now living without homes. What will … more
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