The Journalhttp://www.nujournal.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 25 Jul 2014 02:48:00 EDTFri, 25 Jul 2014 02:48:00 EDT'm driving semi now'm always up for a challenge. So when Steve dared me to drive the semi Wednesday morning, you can bet I was in 100 percent. Daring me to attempt something always ensures that I will participate.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTCountry living in low-crime area, I thought I lived on the safe side of the Minnesota River. I mean, I know that the area of St. George is considered "God's Country," but I didn't think the area around Searles was too far behind the land of amazing corn and soybean harvests.Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTWorld traveling is finished'm back. Finally. It's good to totally get away and spread my wings, but it's just as good to return to Minnesota and my quiet, rural home. I thoroughly enjoyed my little globe-trotting adventure. I have a new appreciation for fine works of art.Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe New Ulm globe-trotters's note: Kerry Hoffman is on vacation. This column was run previously in The Journal. Well, Joey and I are globe-trotters for the next week. Notice I spelled globe-trotters with the first being small.Thu, 3 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTRussell issues failing grade to his parents son issued a failing grade to Steve and me last Friday night. He was referring to our actions after the Cathedral Greyhounds football game against the Springfield Tigers.Fri, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDT