Business & Education

Be a maker, not a buyer

Matt Bartmann mbartmann@northfortynews.com With a focus on creating and repairing rather than buying new things, “makerspace” communities have been appearing around the world. Each makerspace offers different resources, depending on funding, tools (often donated), and […]

Outdoors

It’s Spring!

Matt Bartmann mbartmann@northfortynews.com The vernal equinox, also known as the March equinox or spring equinox, falls on March 20 this year at 10:15 a.m. MDT (10:14:29, to be exact). Loosely translated, equinox means “equal night.” […]

Columns

Gearhead Diary: I’m right, you’re wrong

Matt Bartmann mbartmann@northfortynews.com People on the internet are an invaluable resource for anything hobby-related. Raising chickens, knitting, collecting stamps? Plenty of folks will give you advice on what you should be doing. Same goes for […]