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  • Proud to be a Finn+

    Sebeka woman, 91, celebrates her heritage with new book. Anni (Korpi) Putikka has always been at home on the farm. She milked her first...

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    ‘You see you make a difference’+

    Foster grandparent program can make big impact on kids, volunteers Many of us grew up with our grandparents living nearby or even in the same...

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    Coast to coast bike ride, inspired by his son+

    When Charlie Manzoni decided it was time to kick it up a notch in his charitable work with the Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF),...

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    Life is a Daring Adventure: ‘Not another place like it on earth’+

    Book research, curiosity led man to Egypt David Johnson of Moorhead has always been fascinated by young people who rose to power at an early...

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    ‘They treat you right here’+

    Service, selection hit the mark at Little Crow Shooting Sports One by one, gun enthusiasts flock to Little Crow Shooting Sports in Hutchinson like...

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    Northern Days Gone By: Picking apples can be hazardous+

    You may be surprised to learn that bears and apples go together. Grandma anticipated her apple crop and she was impressed with the quality...

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    A worldly home+

    Sacred Heart woman has themed rooms representing countries, cultures across the globe Guests staying at the home of Laurel Dikken outside of Sacred Heart...

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    Message in a postcard+

    A look at the other side of postcards A picture is worth a thousand words but words count, too!  Early 1900s postcards were the text...

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    ‘This year will be different’+

    Medicare made simple!  Breitenfeldt Group provides service, selection all in one place “This year will be different,” said Dennis Breitenfeldt, owner of Breitenfeldt Group, referring...

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    ‘Quilting is contagious’+

    Lakes Area Quilters started stitching 30+ years ago They come from Douglas, Pope, Grant, Stearns, Todd and Ottertail counties, and they meet in Alexandria at...

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    Ask the Expert: What can be done about droopy eyelids?+

    Question: What happens to our eyelids as we age and what can be done about it? Answer by Andrea Joplin, M.D., an ophthalmologist at Eye...

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    Alex woman wins national photo contest+

    Lou Ann Marks of Alexandria loves to take photos. Since retiring about five years ago, she has been taking many photos with her iPhone. “I...

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    Aging with Purpose: Man’s search for meaning+

    Recently, I was reminded by one of our readers that to really understand about aging with purpose we need to examine the work and...

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    Carving out a new career+

    Josh Epping admitted it was scary leaving his full-time job to pursue a career in art, but the Fergus Falls man is glad he...

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    Trolling for a new life, he hooked a career+

    Bigfork man fished wild Alaskan waters for a living Some people decide they can do anything–and then do it. For that, put Gene Rajala (rye-a-la)...

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    When a deadly tornado hit near Mankato+

    ‘Oh, my goodness, something terrible has happened’ Georgia “Jo” Schultz has no difficulty recalling the evening a tornado hit the Green Gables cabin camp, skirted...

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