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  • Deep struggles of a Navy SEAL mom, wife+

    How the unpredictable life of a Navy SEAL affected his wife — a Spicer native “Never regret a day in your life. Good days...

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    A Blonde’s Perspective: Girl Scout camp near Ely+

    Sitting around a campfire with family this summer and making s’mores brought back many memories of the days when I was a Girl Scout. ...

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    ‘We couldn’t be happier’+

    Cooperative living in quiet St. Cloud neighborhood Realife Cooperative at Mueller Gardens is an independent senior living cooperative located in St. Cloud. Contributed photo There...

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    Ask the Expert: Alzheimer’s or normal age-related changes?+

    Answers provided  by Katrice Sisson, Alzheimer’s Association Question: What are some signs of Alzheimer’s/dementia compared to normal age-related changes? Memory loss that disrupts daily life One of the...

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    My Perspective: Help us add a little spice to the cookbook+

    If we use one of your photos, we will send you a free cookbook If you are new to our newspaper, you may not...

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    A personal guide to retirement+

    Woitalla has passion for helping people prepare for a successful, fulfilling retirement. Helping people plan and protect their financial future to ensure that...

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    Ask the Expert: Why are my eyes dry, red and irritated?+

    Answers provided by Dr. Mitchell Gossman, M.D., ophthalmologist at Eye Associates of Central Minnesota, St. Cloud What causes the dryness and irritation of the eyes...

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    Offering ‘unforgettable’ adventures+

    ‘We are passionate about what we do’ at Landmark Tours Looking for an adventure? Want to see the country? See the world? Landmark Tours...

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    Surviving the dark side of retirement+

    Retirement is great! For many of us, it is that “golden years” time when golfing, fishing, hobbies, travel, grandchildren, and other fun stuff fills...

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    Homegrown Minnesota tractors+

    One of the few remaining C.O.D. tractors is being driven in a parade at Rollag, Minnesota. Bill Vossler Collection You’ve probably heard of Minneapolis-Moline...

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    Ask the Expert: How can I self-publish my book?+

    How do I find a self-publishing company for my book that can solve my problems without requiring thousands of dollars up front before we...

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    Blessed with a musical life+

    St. Peter woman was given a musical gift, and she continues to share it St. Peter residents may not know of the musical prodigy in...

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    Northern Days Gone By: My Burned Feet+

    Surely you’ve had this experience of being in the doctor’s office and being asked,  “How would you describe your pain level, with 10 being...

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    Like daughter, like mother+

    June, 89, followed daughter, Joyce, into world of pageants and contests Usually, the child follows in the parent’s footsteps, but it’s the other way...

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    Time Passages: A fire and the lost bound volume+

    Over the years there have been several major downtown district fires in my hometown of Fairfax that have destroyed businesses and buildings. Most notable among...

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