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  • Boomer’s Journal: The man on the moon+

    Our black and white television crackled and sputtered as a static-like image came upon the screen. We held our breath and sat glued to...

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    From a saddle to a wheelchair—Rediscovering the bright side of life+

    When Joyce Blair Anderson was only 2 years old, her happy place was in a saddle on the back of a pony. Her family...

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    The truth about hospice+

    Focusing on quality of life at the end of life “Ethos Hospice really encouraged us to have some type of closure as a family...

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    ‘Customer service is our top priority’+

    Non-emergency medical transportation service expands to Brainerd area An established and successful non-emergency medical transportation company is expanding to the Brainerd lakes area. ACC...

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    Ask the Expert: What are floaters?+

    Answers provided by Mitchell Gossman, M.D., ophthalmologist at Eye Associates of Central Minnesota, St. Cloud What are floaters? Light entering your eye is focused by...

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    Rocking babies, making a difference+

    In the summer of 2016, Audrey Gerhardson, of Hawley, had just lost her husband, Marv, and was still grieving. They had been married for...

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    My Perspective: Keep those great stories coming!+

    Since the first copies of the Senior Perspective were delivered 26 years ago, it has included contributed stories from our readers. And as the...

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    ‘I love what I do’+

    Self-taught New London artist, author always tried to be ‘the most that I was capable of being’ His name defines his craft. Art. For the...

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    Legacy Hearing Centers opens in Alex+

    Have you heard? There is a new hearing center in Alexandria. Legacy Hearing Centers, located at 507 North Nokomis, opened its doors last month and...

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    History, benefits of game refuges+

    Spotlight on Lake Lura Game Refuge in Stearns Co. “We love the wildlife!” exclaimed Patty Dease, who, with her partner, owns a farm situated...

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    Music helps heal hearts+

    Musician performs for vets at Eagle’s Healing Nest twice a month God and music are great healers. Just ask Connie Lee and the veterans...

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    From Where I Sit: Campfire evenings of wonder+

    I wonder if campfires still provide evenings of wonder and treasured memories for kids of today.  Remember campfires out at Halvorson’s Point with guitars...

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    Expo for Seniors returns Aug. 17+

    Unit chief of the FBI Cyber Division is this year’s featured speaker The 18th annual Expo for Seniors, a free event providing a wide...

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    Fifty years of camping+

    We have met some great people over the years’ There’s something about enjoying the outdoors and visiting with good friends while sitting around a...

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    Glass shards and corn flakes—Finding my way home+

    The memory of my dad’s large work-worn farm hands had remained with me for many years.  I often fondly recalled the times that I...

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    Preserving the historic bond with Norway+

    As time fades away, history has a tendency to fade along with it. But for the many members of Bygdelagenes Fellesraad, a national council comprised...

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    Let no veteran be forgotten+

    Fundraising underway for new Veterans Memorial Park A project to establish a long-lasting memorial and tribute to those who have served honorably in any branch...

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