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    • Valley Sales of Hutchinson
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  • Legendary coach Hage+

    At age 87, coach Bob Hage, of Hector (also known as “Colonel Bob”), is a legend in time. Hage was a veteran...

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    ‘Incredible ride’ coming to an end+

    Tina & Lena celebrate with free party for the public Tina Torkelson (right), also known as Ann Edwards, and Lena Olsen (left), also known...

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    Standing up to Alzheimer’s+

    Group formed in Brainerd to raise money to fight disease It’s been nearly seven years that Duane Wachholz, Nisswa, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. He’s...

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    Beyond the Amana Colonies+

    Barn quilts and Grant Wood in eastern Iowa Barn quilts like this one can be found throughout eastern Iowa.Photo by Karen Flaten When my husband...

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    Boomer’s Journal: The ultimate recycler+

    A clever way of re-purposing an old mattress box-spring, used in the gardens of Caroline Petefish of Alexandria. My mother recycled “tin foil” and...

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    Melrose man brings disc golf to his city+

    When Steve Borgerding was the Melrose Scoutmaster, a post he held for 21 years, he was always on the lookout for something new and...

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    Aging in place gracefully+

    Good Shepherd has a place for all, regardless of the level of care needed Sandy Dilts, a staff member at Good Sheperd, shares a...

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    Giving back to his hometown+

    Moorhead man pledges $1 million for new pool project in Parkers By Anna Erickson, Wadena Pioneer Journal Story reprinted with permission from the Wadena Pioneer Journal Lloyd...

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    Grand slam memories+

    Dad, son watch game at every MLB ballpark Gary Wolters, of Sartell, looks at his son Brent at Minnesota Twins game at the...

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    Musical friends bring joy to residents+

    True friendship is like a finely tuned instrument, the different elements and strengths combining to make beautiful music.  Steve Bourassa of Brainerd and Marlene Kort...

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    ‘This is their home’+

    The Garden House promotes ‘health, independence and choice’ One fun activity at The Garden House is painting with watercolors. Above, a resident and staff...

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