Museums, History, and Doom

Museums, History, and Doom

Pat Stuart Books and Columns   Museums, History, and Doom by Pat Stuart Powell Tribune, 16 January 2020 “Those who forget the past are  doomed to repeat it.”  It’s a great phrase and came to mind because I’ve talked to too many people who’ve never been inside our...
Who Could Ask for More

Who Could Ask for More

Pat Stuart Books and Columns   Who Could Ask for More by Pat Stuart Powell Tribune, 5 December 2019 (Other cultures provide an opportunity to see social capital at work in ways that our libraries provide here.)   I’ve been wandering in memory land, recalling...
What Really Makes Us Great

What Really Makes Us Great

Pat Stuart Books and Columns   What Really Makes Us Great by Pat Stuart Powell Tribune, 31 October 2019 Ask a foreign student from central Asia what impression he has of our community, as one of my friends did recently, and the response was both insightful and...
Travel – The New Normal

Travel – The New Normal

Pat Stuart Books and Columns Travel:  That New Normal by Pat Stuart Living in Park County once meant … well, living in Park County.  We had our homes here, our employment here, our schools, recreation, and vacations here.  If we left at all, it was to visit...
Then and Now

Then and Now

Pat Stuart Books and Columns THEN AND NOW   by Pat Stuart   Powell Tribune, 1 November 2018   Running for a seat on the county commission gave me not just permission but an obligation to ring doorbells.  To do so entailed a lot of driving along the...