Connect With John – October 15th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Finally a little rain this week…we were extremely dry. My rain gauge recorded 3.05 inches…a very nice fall rain. We certainly don’t need as much rain this time of year as is in the spring and summer…establishing a little moisture in the...

Connect With John – October 8th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Well…I turn 65 this weekend. I’m young enough I remember when 65 sounded old!! I remember my grandparents all turning 65…but they were old – and then my parents…again – old. But now me!?! My plans are to just keep on plugging…if I retired,...

Connect With John – October 1st 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Once again we say goodbye to September…and welcome in October. All-in-all September was pretty normal (if normal exists)…both a combination of hot and cool, a little dry, but, for the most part, a typical transition to autumn. Chiefs fans...

Connect With John – September 24th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Ol’ Mary River Run…aka The Car Show was a big success this year…if for no other reason the weather was beautiful, the car numbers were good (albeit down a couple hundred in number) and, people came out and enjoyed the show and the...

Connect With John – September 17th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   September is a great month for our community…last weekend was a fantastic Power of the Past – this weekend the Ol’ Marais River Run. We started seeing vintage power rods driving around even on Monday this week…I expect these early arrivers...

Connect With John – September 10th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Where were you 20-years ago on 9|11? It was one of those life-changing events for which you remember the day and what you were doing when you heard the news of the Twin Towers being bombed, the plane crashing in a field in Pennsylvania and...