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By Karla Pomeroy

Karla's Kolumn

Random thoughts on daylight, Halloween and candy


October 29, 2016

My husband asks me the other day if this weekend was when daylight saving time ended. I said no that would be next week.

He gives me a look, nods to the darkness outside at 7 a.m. and says “there are kids standing outside in the dark waiting for the bus already.”

“I know,” I said. But I remind him that several years ago, some students, I believe from Gillette, approached Sen. Mike Enzi about extending daylight saving time so that children could trick-or-treat while it was still light out, rather in the dark.

Wait, what? I thought that was the whole point of trick-or-treating — wa...

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