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  • Spreading sunshine+

    It was on Nov. 9, 1910, when a group of seven women who lived on Bear Lake...

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    Country Gardens: Growing mint+

    Mint is one perennial everyone should have at least one plant of. Even if you just grow it in a...

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    Back in the saddle+

    Atwater woman decides to ride a horse… at age 101 She’s back in the saddle again! Apparently, you’re never...

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    Things I Have Learned: Heroes and legends+

    Today’s wisdom: “Heroism is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge...

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    ‘Country boy’ shares artistic flair on canvas+

    A visitor entering Merle Higley’s apartment will immediately notice a table full of acrylic paints and an...

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    In Your Garden: Accent plants+

    Bunkey has never been of the school that plants grasses, that is, accent grasses. His philosophy is that grass belongs...

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    A passion for baking+

    While working as a marriage and family therapist, Linnea Dietrich said that her personal mission statement was,...

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    In Your Garden: When bad bugs happen to good gardeners+

    Horrors, there are holes in the hosta leaves. The phlox leaves have white spots on them and there is some...

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    Brainerd honors Hassler with library at CLC+

    In 1971 a young teacher named Jon Hassler joined the English faculty of Melrose High School.  He rented a room...

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    Boomer’s Journal: The old swimming hole+

    Minnesota, Land of 10,000 Lakes and ONE favorite swimming hole. You know, the lake that provided THE most memorable summertime...

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