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  • Boomer’s Journal: Old talking points+

    One of my mother’s favorite expressions for denoting surprise, shock, disbelief, humor or concern was “Holy-moly.” Well, actually, she used that talking point for...

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    Still revving engines+

    Rose City classic car enthusiast looks back at lifetime in the garage, 50 years in Vintage Car Club If you’ve ever been to tiny Rose...

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    Music maker+

    Brainerd man has been making stringed instruments for more than 50 years Any violin student of Arnie Anderson’s, or anyone who has ever purchased a...

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    Living life to its fullest+

    George Cunningham loves retirement, but his wife, Cheryl, said it makes her a little antsy. She has been a go-getter her entire life. The...

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    A sensible approach to weight loss+

    The majority of individuals attempting to shed a few unwanted pounds are of the understanding that eating less means losing more. But it’s not...

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    ‘I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else’+

    “We’re spoiled here, but we sure don’t mind,” laughed Alice Swanson, a resident of Cokato Charitable Trust for the past eight years. “They all...

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    My parents’ wild wedding+

    It was a beautiful day in April. It was to be their wedding day. The wedding was to take place in Alton Hollenbeck’s hometown...

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    Visiting Vietnam… my own daring adventure+

    For the past year I have been writing about daring adventures that other people have gone on. I have met and interviewed people who...

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    What is a senior?+

    During the first 54 years of my life, I never really had one serious discussion with myself about the question, what’s a senior?  Like...

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    DNR: EagleCam 2020 First Egg Hatching+

    Enjoy this video that the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is sharing of the first egg hatching for the 2020 season. More information about...

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    Pope Co. Expo is family friendly, free!+

    ‘There is something for everyone’ The Pope County Expo is returning on Saturday, April 4, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. to the Minnewaska Area High...

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    Things I Have Learned: She chose wisely+

    Today’s wisdom: “You have chosen wisely.” – The Grail Knight in Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade A while back a young gal had a...

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    My Perspective: Our first date+

    Everyone has big life milestones along the way — big birthdays, big wedding anniversaries, big work anniversaries and so on. A few weeks ago,...

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    ASK THE EXPERT Sponsored content by Ellingson Plumbing, Heating, A/C & Electrical+

    Answer by Monte Herness, Technical Support Supervisor and Shawn Brannan, Preventative Maintenance Coordinator, Ellingson Plumbing, Heating, A/C & Electrical How often should I have...

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    ‘Little Shadow Catchers’+

    The exciting, dangerous life of photographers of the Old West, including one with ties to Fargo and Moorhead Photographer David Barry was holding a glass-plate...

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    Collecting equipment, both big and small+

    Collector inherited some of his construction models from his grandfather When Brian Mathiowetz was a boy, he was not allowed to play with the model...

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