×
×
homepage logo

Editorials

Higher ed task force is about governance

North Dakota is blessed with a robust higher education system. From students and faculty to administrators and alumni, our 11 public colleges and universities have enjoyed a broad base of support and tremendous investment appropriated by the state Legislature.The system is strong, particularly ...

Calling all enthusiasts!

If you have a passion for your Pierce County community and for writing, The Tribune would be interested in talking to you about becoming a potential volunteer community contributor. Whether your passion is a hobby, craft, sport or industry, we are certain others share your passion and that your ...

Inside The Pierce County Tribune

Here at The Pierce County Tribune, we enjoy sharing news about our neighbors and printing letters to the editor and opinion pieces from our readers. However, many times people will make comments to us or ask questions that we feel would be beneficial to address in print to reach our entire ...

The Pierce County Tribune recommends…

U.S. PresidentWith just days to go before the Nov. 8 election, many voters continue to struggle with a difficult decision: Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton for president?North Dakotans can focus on one thing. It is that Clinton is uniquely unqualified for the presidency.On farming and energy, ...

‘You haven’t seen the last of me’

It is with mixed emotions that I write my last editorial for the Pierce County Tribune. I always imagined that I'd be back in Rugby one day, but I never would have guessed that I would have the opportunity to work for the Tribune let alone be the General Manager.I would never put myself in the ...

When is it too early to decorate for Christmas?

I just got done with Lions Tables Envisioned this past week where I displayed my Lenox Holiday dishes. Of course, I accented it with a santa and reindeer. To my surprise after working years in retail, I missed setting the tables and displaying the items just right to attract the onlookers.As I ...

Guns, hunting and safety

As we know fall is upon us and that means hunting season is here as well. I bring this up, because our streets will be filled with muddy pickup trucks and out of town folks coming back to visit or visiting with the hopes in snagging a trophy buck or their limit on geese!I love hunting season. ...

Freedom of action, freedom of speech

I'm not particularly a football fan.Yes, I enjoy the local Panthers!I don't mind going to a college game. To take in a NFL game, I can only imagine would be impressive.However, I'm not a follower or a fan of any said team. I suppose I don't make time for it and truly feel that if they win or ...

Living life with a constant deadline

Here it is, deadline.... nothing is worse to me than a week with a holiday. Monday was wonderful - I relaxed!!! What was I thinking??? Sadly, there is only so much time in a day and one just cannot get it all done. Sometimes I wonder, how people really get it done. Maybe he or she really is ...

Who knows the art of organizing?

I have been told a time or two that I have a lot of "stuff!!" This especially has come up when I have moved or recently when we have been slowly merging two full households. It is easy to forget that before I came to Rugby, I had a lovely 1700-square foot, fully furnished town-home. Sadly all ...