• Kip’s Comments 7-9-20

      No Moderation We so needed moderation today – just gentle rains with no lighting. Many people were out in the field searching today when the National Weather Service called to advise of incoming storms. With much disappointment, but out of safety, we had to pull so many caring people out of the field. The …

  • Kip’s Comments 7-8-20

      There is Hope Some days are great, some days are challenging. But, there is always hope. Maybe tomorrow will be different.   

  • Kip’s Comments 7-7-20

      Following Up on a Morning Sighting Very early this morning Kristy and I rode our bikes on the Sweet Water Trail from Tripoli to the Wapsipinicon River and back. Since we both had to go to work, we did not stop for photos. In fact, for the first time in ages I did not …

  • Kip’s Comments 7-6-20

      Noodling Kip Style In some parts of the country brave (or crazy) folks go noodling for catfish. To “noodle” you probe underwater holes in river banks to find big catfish. If you find a catfish, you try to wiggle your fingers/hands into the mouth far enough to reach the gills and hope the fish …