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Posts by Ric Schmidt

You and the world

The question is not whether the world can go on without me, but rather, whether it’s going to be any better because of me.

Light the way

When you hold a candle to light the way for someone else, a little bit of that light falls on you.


The temperatures are hovering in the low-50s, and our region’s families are fishing, hunting, and preparing to gather greens and berries. They are also listening to KNOM. The…

Made it to 42!

As you may know, on July 14, 1971, a dedicated staff of volunteers helped to launch a new kind of radio station. KNOM signed on as…

Even the undertaker

Our inspirational spot for the week: Let us live so that, when we come to die, even the undertaker will be sorry. –Mark Twain