Back this week from a multi-generational family vacation -- and glad to be so. Family time is valuable, yet exhausting.
After a week fishing with no Internet, television or newspapers, I was anxious to get back into the swing of things in the newsroom. So I asked our group of email correspondents what I had missed in the past week and how crops were doing in their areas. Here's what they had to say.
Mark Nowak, Wells, Minnesota
"Again, south-central Minnesota blessed with 1.7" rain on Friday and another .7 inch on Sunday morning and .4 inch this morning (Tuesday) ...