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Gimme a smile: Happy Groundhog Day

Happy Groundhog Day! Did you get a card in the mail? Me neither. Groundhog Day is a mysterious holiday, virtually...embraced by news media nationwide. Groundhog Day takes place on Feb. 2, roughly halfway...
Groundhog Day Barn Dance scheduled for Saturday

A Groundhog Day Barn Dance will be held Saturday Feb. 2, from 7:30-11 pm at St. Ann's Parish Hall, 5th and Gold St. Guest dance caller...
Kick up your heels at Groundhog Day Barn Dance

A Groundhog Day Barn Dance will be held from from 7:30-11 p.m. on Saturday Feb. 2, at St. Ann's Parish Hall, 5th and Gold St. Guest...
Groundhog Day lessons

...a little more about other aspects of the day we call Groundhog Day. Like many of our modern holidays or "named" days...of us relate more to Bill Murray and the 1993 movie Groundhog Day. I remember that when I first saw it, I laughed a...
Let's use Groundhog Day as a day to address our challenges

...something to solve some part of a problem. It sure beats watching CNN all day and getting depressed! Let's use Groundhog Day as a day to resolve to do something, however small, to address one of the many challenges we face. Stay out of the...
We've heard these tunes before

...that you eventually feel a bit like Bill Murray in "Groundhog Day," waking over and over to the same morning and same...drama-free Republican convention - despite the latest Groundhog Day recycling of the "brokered convention" scenario...
Senators push for Tongass timber production

...chief Tom Tidwell's appearance before the Senate Appropriations Interior and Environment Subcommittee was like "Groundhog Day.""Because every year you commit to working with me to improve the timber sale program and permitting for other...
Proposed: State utensil shall be bear claw salad tongs

...breed, the malamute; five years ago, it said "thanks, but no thanks" to federal rodents, officially replacing Groundhog Day with Marmot Day. Why not ride that official state momentum? Many others in the U.S. have official foods and beverages...
Killer bears and lemming suicide: Busting myths about Alaska animals inspired this article. In 2009 the Legislature passed a bill calling Feb. 2 Marmot Day in Alaska, instead of Groundhog Day. I'm all for celebrating marmots, but part of the justification was that there are "no groundhogs in Alaska...
Groundhog round-up

...he emerged from his lair.The Groundhog Day celebration is rooted in a German...a frigid morning to await his Groundhog Day prediction.Lore holds that Cannery Square Plaza for the Groundhog Day event.In Milwaukee, a groundhog...


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