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Updated April 17, 2013
Dirty Time of Year
• by Randy Carlsen
Spring can be such a dirty time of the year. Even the patches of snow are dirty. There is grit on the streets and the grass is brown. There is also an excess of debris in the ditches, on the edge of the streets and along sidewalks.
I am not so sure the debris in the streets is just a spring thing. The snow does cover up some of that garbage, and it looks worse when the snow disappears. I took a one block walk around the newspaper office and had both hands full of garbage (see photo above). I even had to leave some behind because I could not carry it.
I can't believe how people can have so little respect for the environment. Fast food containers, empty cigarette packages, bottles and cans. Are people lazy or do they ...READ FULL ARTICLE WITH THE ONLINE EDITION OR PICK UP A PRINT COPY TODAY!