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  • Boomer’s Journal: We’re taking the Greyhound+

    It was 1963 when I joined the ranks of hundreds of thousands of other Americans and took the Greyhound bus for the first time....

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    ‘Living here just makes sense’+

    Willow Park is an independent living apartment complex for seniors in Waite Park Darlene and Dan Thielman, the first residents of Willow Park in...

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    The wisdom of sheep+

    My family owns a small farm, nestled amid the hills, trees and lakes of west central Minnesota. On this farm we raise/support/enable a motley...

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    Loving life in their mid-90s+

    While aging brings about some changes and limitations, two Franciscan sisters in Little Falls demonstrate every day that life is interesting and enjoyable. Sister...

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    Babe’s opens April 20 with new owner+

    Commitment to quality plants, clean and organized greenhouse will remain, says new owner Growing up on a farm, Cara Hanson had grown accustomed to working...

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    Hunting buddies survive, grow stronger after brutal airboat accident+

    This photo of the five guys was taken about one year after an airboat accident that seriously injured four of the five guys...

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    ‘Oh, how the times have changed’+

    Knute Nelson celebrates 70 years of quality care for the aging Whether you have heard stories from your parents or grandparents, or you experienced...

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    Podiatrist joins Sanford Health in Alexandria+

    A sore foot is like a sore tooth, the pain is always there. The health of your feet, toes, and ankles can directly affect...

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    Sleepy Eye couple share woodcarving hobby+

    He carves, she paints Some hobbies reveal an undeveloped talent. Which explains how Charles and Delores Menk, of Sleepy Eye, have carved out and hand...

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    ‘Every day I’m here, I love it more’+

    As Helen Langager showed a visitor the home she owns at Independence Place Cooperative in Willmar, the pride and excitement is obvious in her...

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    Teaching kids values, respect through bedtime stories+

    Reuben Streich didn’t hear many bedtime stories when he was a boy. Once in a while, his mom would read a Bible story to...

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    Comfrey…20 years after the twister+

    After activating the civil defense siren after a tornado had been spotted heading toward Comfrey 20 years ago, Dave Schiller had few precious seconds...

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    New London’s version of Grumpy Old Men?+

    Most people remember the movie Grumpy Old Men. Well, New London has a handful of men in their 90s who, at first glance, may...

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    Country Views: Pepper’s spicy history+

    Some people like black pepper. They even seem to enjoy getting a nose tickle and sneeze as they sprinkle the pungent gray dust over...

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    ‘I just love it here’+

    St. Mary’s Care Center has been providing quality care in Winsted for nearly 60 years “I am so thankful to have this place to...

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    In Your Garden: Should I Start Planting Soon?+

    Bunkey was having coffee with his next-door neighbor George when he mentioned that he was going to start his own plants this year. “When?”...

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