Pierce County Tribunehttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/category.detail/nav/5011/Columnistsen-usFri, 15 Nov 2019 20:36:22 EDTFri, 15 Nov 2019 20:36:22 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSERVING OUR VETERANS: My Veterans Day messagehttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/534640.htmlIn just a couple of days we will once again be observing Veterans Day. As you are aware, on this day we remember and honor all past and present veterans who have served or are serving our country today.Fri, 8 Nov 2019 00:00:00 EDTSERVING OUR VETERANS: U.S. Service Academieshttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/534608.htmlEarlier this month the United States Naval Academy celebrated its 174th anniversary. It was founded on October 10, 1845. This got me thinking about our other national service academies.Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 EDTLET'S COOK: Life lessons from pumpkinshttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/534607.htmlAs a child I very much disliked pumpkin-anything pumpkin-but especially pumpkin pie. I was not a fussy eater, but when pumpkin pie came to the table, I turned and went the other direction.Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 EDTFall wheat midge surveyhttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/534580.htmlThe North Dakota Wheat Commission has again funded the fall wheat midge survey for 2019. The purpose of this soil survey is to identify areas of increasing wheat midge populations in the northern region of the state.Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 EDTSERVING OUR VETERANS: Take time to ask our veteranshttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/534579.htmlRecently, Terry Jelsing, a Vietnam Era veteran, loaned me his book titled "The Final Battle: An Untold Story of WWII's Forty-Second Rainbow Division." It was written by William George Hansult, Jr.Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 EDT