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 By Randy Olson    Opinion    November 14, 2019 

Tremendous!

The Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa community displayed terrific, outstanding support for the B-B-E Jaguars volleyball team! These posters were distributed around the towns the week of the state tournament....

 

Grandpa wisdom

As spoken by Kelsey Michele Weimerskirch about her grandpa Dennis Weimerskirch at his funeral on September 7 in Belgrade: 1. Be kind to others; you never know what battle someone else is facing. 2....

 

It takes an effort!

Posted online at 09:40 on the morning of Thursday, May 23, 2019. I will re-post this comment again in the coming days...but I have to laugh at some of the comments buzzing around the community to the...

 
 By Randy Olson    Opinion    April 11, 2019

Calling for reinforcements

I've had major delays in getting a new round of news articles posted on the Bonanza Valley Voice website. I apologize for that. I wanted to get new material posted on Friday, April 12. I'm reaching out for reinforcements from the local newspaper...

 
 By Randy Olson    Opinion    April 4, 2019

Veiled threats

Posted at 11:29 on Thursday, April 11, 2019. It's come to my attention through multiple interactions with people in Brooten in the last 24 hours that some members of the public are horrified that I...

 

It's happening: subscription prices to increase at the Voice

As of January 1, 2019, subscription prices will increase for the Bonanza Valley Voice. We have wrestled with this for over a year, and it almost took place this year on January 1. We are going with...

 

Celebration across the newspaper industry

The day August 29, 2018 brought terrific news for the U.S. newspaper industry. The full effect of the news won't be known for a couple more months, but what we do know is something to be truly...

 

Looking back to 1942

*Note: this post will have political overtones. Apologies in advance. This is marked as opinion. It pains the Bonanza Valley Voice to see the rapid pace at which members of modern U.S. society forget...

 

Support the Arts!

We all know there are thousands of reasons to support the arts. Here are five from Americans for the Arts research guru Randy Cohen that you can keep handy for important occasions, like cocktail parti...

 

Letter to the editor

As a native of Appleton that has lived there over 40 of my now 50 years. I want to see it prosper. I would love it if there would be a use for the prison that I worked at for over 8 years, as a correctional officer, sergeant, trainer, and...

 

Out-of-the-box ideas for Appleton prison

Letter to the editor,   There was talk and promises about re-opening the Appleton Prison during the last legislative session. Failure was always blamed on other parties. Yes, some people were upset...

 
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