Estherville News Columnsen-usThu, 27 Oct 2016 22:25:11 EDTThu, 27 Oct 2016 22:25:11 EDT food glut means lower grocery prices, but at what cost? article from the Associated Press cites a study indicating grocery prices will fall two percent this year, and the deflation could persist up to six months. Ground beef is down nine percent, roasted coffee is down 4.Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTMental Health Awareness week is Oct. 2-8 illness is a public health concern that tends to get swept under the rug.Wed, 5 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTMy interview with Siri I press that little button on my iPod too long, Apple's Siri can feel my angst and always asks if I need help. Siri is a talking personal assistant with artificial intelligence.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT"You have to understand..."No one puts their children in a boat, unless the water is safer than the land.." This line from the poem "Home", by Somali-British poet Warsan Shire, brings home the stark reality of the horrifying decisions refugee parents must make.Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTJust like a tattoo week, I have tried to manage my time so I can whip up some journalistic treats for you in the October issue of Our Hometown.Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT