At Ocheyedan Days of Olde Saturday morning, children took their chances throwing an ax with members of the Buffalo Ridge Renegades of Estherville, Iowa. This year the group spent three days at the festival, offering exhibits of pioneer living. Robin Baumgarn/Daily Globe
Robin Baumgarn is a new reporter for the Daily Globe covering the Education and Northwest Iowa beats. Prior to coming to the Globe, she worked for the Ocheyedan Press-Melvin News, a weekly Iowa paper for three years. She is a 2012 graduate of Iowa Lakes Community College and lives in Northwest Iowa with her husband Ryan and three pets, Fidget, Missy and Samwise.