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  • From Where I Sit: It’s time to play games+

    As the season’s nights grow longer and darker and the days are crisp, sometimes bone-chilling,  I revert to my old habit of pulling out...

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    A Blonde’s Perspective: Squirrels and turkeys and bears, oh my+

    Living at the lake during our retirement years is just another day in paradise. We share paradise with critters of all shapes and sizes....

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    Ask the Expert: Can I reduce my risk of cognitive decline?+

    Answers provided  by Katrice Sisson, Alzheimer’s Association Q:  What are some ways to reduce my risk of cognitive decline? Research is still evolving, but evidence is...

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    Catching, sharing fish memorabilia+

    Little Falls fishing museum is a man’s dream, fulfilled Al Baert, of Sartell, once had a dream of becoming a really big time collector of...

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    A sculpted legacy+

    Browerville woman travels across the country to discover, admire artwork of her great uncle Minnesota Gov. Rudy Perpich traveled to Browerville in 1987 to...

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    The start of Herberger’s+

    Closing regional chain began in small Minnesota downtown in 1889 The Herberger’s store in Osakis was the start of the franchise retail store. This...

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    Boomer’s Journal: Permanent wave solutions and orange concentrate cans+

    Take one look at your high school “senior portrait” and you will immediately remember what “hair era” you either embraced or succumbed to during...

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    ‘We’re like family’ at Brickstone+

    For such a small community, Comfrey has an abundance of history. And Brickstone Manor, a modest nine-unit assisted living facility in the heart of the...

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    Medicare made easy+

    Allison White Insurance opened in January For more than a dozen years, Allison White built her reputation as a Medicare and health insurance expert...

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    ‘We enjoy life every day here’+

    Fairway Ridge provides comfortable assisted living option in Albany The picturesque setting of the Mother of Mercy complex along the Albany Golf Course. Contributed...

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    From dream to reality+

    Alexandria teacher started assembling community orchestra 10 years ago Ten years ago Brad Lambrecht had a “pipe dream” about starting a community orchestra that...

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    Medicare help, offered free of charge+

    Many senior citizens admit that getting a grasp on the new changes in store for Medicare is confusing and frustrating. But Medicare Insurance Advisors, of...

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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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    My Perspective: A step back in Colonial times+

    This year’s summer vacation took the Palmer family to Williamsburg, Virginia. It was sort of a random vacation destination. We didn’t know anyone who...

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    The mysterious death of Frida Herness+

    Community members shine light on Maynard girl who died night before 18th birthday Frida’s grave at Wang Lutheran Cemetery. Photo by Scott Thoma Positioned in...

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    Coming to America+

    German singer who performed in New Ulm decides to move to the area a few years later Angela Jahr liked the area so much when...

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