Connect With John – June 14th 2019

Dear Chamber Supporters:   I’m having a hard time believing it’s the middle of June already…time is just flying by. It’s a crazy year with all the moisture and (for the most part) cool weather. Cherry and I finally got our garden planted this week…albeit we had it...

Connect With John – June 7th 2019

Dear Chamber Supporters:   The alley by Legacy Square is open to traffic today…opening officially sometime late afternoon yesterday (here are pictures). Chamber members gathered this morning at Mug Shot for coffee to network and to view the progress on Legacy Square. ...

Connect With John – May 31st 2019

Dear Chamber Supporters:   What a tempest last Tuesday evening…storms of this magnitude only happen rarely (albeit it seems they are happening more often now than once). I found myself caught in the middle of it. Cherry and I and 2 of our grandsons, Max and Newt, were...

Connect With John – May 24th 2019

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Okay…this is officially a wet spring. I’ve seen wet years and saturated ground – but the forecast is what gets me…rain is predicted almost every day. Mayor Blake Jorgensen sent me this picture. Here are pictures from our basement on Tuesday...

Connect with John – May 17th 2019

Dear Chamber Supporters:   This has been a crazy week for my family. Last weekend we celebrated Mother’s Day with Cherry and my mom…all our children and grandkids (pictures here) came to our house. It was low-key…our kids helped us with yard work and we built a...

Connect with John – May 10th 2019

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Another wet cool week – not great for farmers trying to get crops in the ground…or for construction projects either for that matter. Not a lot new this week on Legacy Square…we are lucky the bricklayers have been able to work this week. Also...