The 4th of July is celebrated in many ways such as picnics, a day at the beach, parades, fireworks displays, and the flying of the American flag by many of our citizens. With all of these and more we celebrate the birth of our nation with the writing of the...
COBURG, Ore. — The new Camping World in Coburg has a new, giant symbol of American pride waving above its store. The flag measures 40 by 80 feet. It took more than 20 men just to unfold the flag and carry it to the 130-foot pole. The giant flag is part of the...
SPRINGFIELD, Ore — A Springfield veteran, who is the proud owner of an impression American flag collection, says one of his largest flags was badly damaged by the recent ice storm. Jim Dobson owns Cascade Auto on 38th and Main Street, and what’s usually...
As I drove east on Main Street in Springfield today, I could see an enormous flag waving high in the air. I was in complete awe of this thing. One could not help but feel the patriotism that came from it and the pride it’s owner must feel. I pulled over to...
It Is Silent, But It Can Be Deadly.
This time of the year we often see fog developing and causing serious visibility problems while we are driving. There are different types of fog. I'll explain.
A "Doomsday Glacier?" Scientists Are Studying It.
Glacial melting has been considered a real threat to increases in sea level worldwide. Scientists are studying a special glacier that could reveal how much time is left before the potentially catastrophic rise in sea level occurs. I'll explain.
It's The New Year 2022. What's Your New Year's Resolution?
It's that time of the year again. Time for New Year's Resolutions. How did the practice of making resolutions get started. I'll explain.
A Time When We All Look For Meaning And Peace In Our Life.
It's Christmas once again and the pandemic is still hanging around. A particular Christmas hymn has been an inspiration for many people no matter what the circumstances were. I'll explain.
O Tanenbaum O Tanenbaum Where Are You?
The impact of our hot summer and intense heatwave in June has caused a problem that is complicating things now in December. There is a shortage of real Christmas trees. I'll tell you why.