Columns

Question: I had a question for the Ask a Trooper segment you do. I’ve noticed that school buses all have the words “School Bus” written at the top of the windshield on the front of the vehicle. Similarly, when the bus is used for a different purpose other than school, the words are scraped o…

October is Bully Prevention Month and Tri-City United Schools staff and students are taking a stand. Throughout this month and the entire school year, TCU Schools take part in activities that build awareness of bullying behaviors and learn steps for prevention. Each school has introduced bul…

Question: I have a rather random, but seasonally appropriate question: with harvest season upon us and with slow moving farm vehicles/implements on roadways, is it permissible to pass a slow-moving farm implement on Minnesota highways in a delineated no-passing zone? If passing is prohibited…

Editorials

The number 24 is not a large number, it is not a particularly small number either, but it definitely depends on the context. For example: $24 will not pay many bills today, however 24 pens in the bottom of my purse is way too many. 24 people at a performance could be too few, but 24 house gu…

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