June 4, 2012 by Joseph C. Neal
I can’t decide what is best: swamp milkweed with masses of reddish-pink flowers well-attended by lady beetles and butterflies? Big colonies of what in later summer will be 8-foot tall sawtooth sunflowers attended by goldfinches on yellow flower heads, sky scraping sky blue? Or the buttonbushes, blooming right now, deep green with perfectly round white spheres of flowers, attended by monarch butterflies?Read More...
June 4, 2012 by wcobserver
The Washington County Observer’s Editor and Publisher, Steve Winkler sat down with “On the Air” host (and frequent WCO columnist) Richard Drake for a rousing interview about running a small-town newspaper in these rough-and-tumble times. “On the Air with Richard Drake” is a Community Access Television show that Drake, a veteran of the media world, has been hosting for more than 20 years. Part 1:Read More...