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  • Community comes together, opens library+

    It all started in 2006, according to Terry Mooney.  That was when Terry’s mother-in-law, Helen Mooney, decided to talk with the editor of The...

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    The man behind the famous ‘Act’+

    The Andrew Volstead house, now over 150 years old, still stands in the center of Granite Falls. The front porch faces east,...

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    Marshall artist discovered talents as teenager in Iran+

    Abstract transitionalist, Sima Amid Wewetzer, of Marshall, received her first art award at the tender age of 13 while she was living in...

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    Volunteerism has no age limit+

    Wheaton woman continues to stay as active as ever in her community at age 91 There’s nothing retiring about Doris L. Rixe’s retirement years. The 91-year-old...

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    Something for everyone at Old No. 1+

    The family friendly eating establishment, Old No. 1 Bar and Grill in Morris, features one of the largest menus in the area with...

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    Boomer’s Journal: Beat, mash, crush, pulverize+

    As I reached for my egg beater the other day it suddenly dawned on me. Most of my kitchen gadgets allow me to relieve...

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    A fort built for safety, but never needed+

    It was built with the best of intentions, but Fort Juelson saw little, if any, use. The sod structure, constructed by Otter Tail County settlers...

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    Coming full circle+

    Sue Stine, of rural Browerville, just might have a record in the number of years she has been a volunteer. From Indianapolis, to far...

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    Retired pastor finds new voice as author+

    Richard Gist has been many things in life: a foreign language specialist in the Air Force, an auto mechanic, a pipeline welder, a husband,...

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    My Perspective: Now is your chance to honor a fallen hero+

    It was about a year ago that we launched our campaign to debut our two new special sections, “Heroes Remembered” (to honor fallen soldiers)...

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    ‘Wow, what a ride’+

    MacLeran has lived an adventurous, trail-blazing life      “There are winds of destiny that blow when we least expect them. Sometimes they gust with the...

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