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With Gazette Opinion Editor Greg Peck

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Xtra Points

Local sports talk with the Gazette sports staff
Xtra Points: Spring sports hitting their stride
Xtra Points: Spring sports hitting their stride
Gazette sports editor Eric Schmoldt and writer John Barry talk about the biggest storylines early for area high school spring sports.
Xtra Points: Baseball, softball ramping up
Xtra Points: Baseball, softball ramping up
Gazette sports editor Eric Schmoldt and writer John Barry talk the start of high school spring sports.
Xtra Points: Fruin leads all-area boys basketball team
Xtra Points: Fruin leads all-area boys basketball team
Eric and John unveil the 2017 all-area boys basketball team.

The Web Desk

Behind the scenes of GazetteXtra with digital content coordinators Andrew Reuter and Dave von Falkenstein

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Fuel and Tires

All about auto racing with Gazette staffer Dave von Falkenstein
Fuel & Tires: Bristol for Cup, IndyCar at Alabama
Fuel & Tires: Bristol for Cup, IndyCar at Alabama
Following a rare weekend off, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series returns to the 0.533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway for what is always an entertaining race. The series has held two races at Thunder Valley in eastern Tennessee since...
Fuel & Tires: F1's Alonso to race in Indianapolis 500
Fuel & Tires: F1's Alonso to race in Indianapolis 500
It has been announced that two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will compete in this year's Indianapolis 500.
Fuel & Tires: IndyCar heads to Long Beach
Fuel & Tires: IndyCar heads to Long Beach
Dave previews IndyCar's annual trek to Long Beach as well as F1's trip to China and NASCAR's race weekend in Texas.

ProjectLab

A team of do-it-yourselfers share their successes (and failures) on a variety of topics

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Press Start

Video game news, reviews and commentary with Gazette reporter Jake Magee
Press Start: Stop blaming real violence on video games
Press Start: Stop blaming real violence on video games
Video games have been pointed to as a reason to explain real-world murders, but there's no evidence to support such a claim, Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee writes.
Press Start: ‘BioShock 2’ is as good as the original
Press Start: ‘BioShock 2’ is as good as the original
Having played each “BioShock” game several times, Gazette gaming columnist writes “BioShock 2” is as good as the game that started it all—well, almost, anyway.
Press Start: What I want from ‘Destiny 2’
Press Start: What I want from ‘Destiny 2’
"Destiny 2" is coming this fall. Here's what Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee wants to see from the highly anticipated sequel.

The Hungry Reporter

Cooking and food talk with Gazette reporter Andrea Anderson

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Community Blogs

We the People

Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty. Politics and civil commentary with community blogger John Eyster

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Glen Loyd Videos

With community blogger Glen Loyd
Glen Loyd Videos: Decorah eaglets turn gray
Glen Loyd Videos: Decorah eaglets turn gray
The Decorah eaglets born a few weeks ago are turning gray as Glen shares this video via the Raptor Research Project.
Glen Loyd Videos: Smallest Decorah eaglet doing better
Glen Loyd Videos: Smallest Decorah eaglet doing better
Last week, Glen ended his video hoping the smallest Decorah eaglet-- a scrawny, skin-and-bones punching-bag for siblings--would survive. Well, the eaglet may make it.
Glen Loyd Videos: Decorah eaglet dies; another bullied
Glen Loyd Videos: Decorah eaglet dies; another bullied
Glen brings us a sad video about a Decorah eaglet death and bullying of another.

Truly blessed

ALS patient James Martin shares his journey

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Green Side Up

Garden talk with Gazette community blogger Janice Peterson

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Ask a Poultry Farmer

Advice from a man with sixty years of experience with chickens, turkeys and waterfowl. With community blogger Dale Wheelock.
Ask a Poultry Farmer: How do I incubate eggs?
Ask a Poultry Farmer: How do I incubate eggs?
There comes a time when chicken owners want to incubate eggs from their chickens. Your new incubator should come with detailed instructions.