Our opinion: Sunshine Week is designed to highlight the importance of open government and how it relates to our free democracy, but it’s also a chance to reflect on what we do for the Freeman community as a newspaper.
A city loader pushes snow just south of the Main Street/Fifth Street intersection as workers clear the west ditch. The snow melt has started, but there's still a lot of it out there thanks to a hard few months of winter.
It's not exactly swimming weather, but things are warming up following a nasty bout of snowy, cold weather. Highs are expected to be in the 30s all week long, meaning the much-anticpated snowmelt is underway.