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  • A themed life+

    Overseth has turned her home into a real conversation piece Angie Overseth of Parkers Prairie has an eye for color and a gift for arrangement....

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    Helping out stateside+

    Redwood man stationed in Alaska during Vietnam War  When Pat Schmidt was winning the 212 Conference championship wrestling titles for Brownton High School in the...

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    It’s a great life, Charlie Brown+

    Fergus Falls man has made memories all around the globe  In the comics, Charlie Brown has high hopes, but fails at nearly everything he does....

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    Missionaries in Vietnam, as a war quickly approached+

    By March 1965, Rev. Orrel and Gini Steinkamp and their small children had been serving as missionaries in Da Nang, South Vietnam for going-on...

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    Cancer survivor+

    . . . over half her life Marilyn Kirwin reached a milestone this year. She has been a cancer survivor for over half her...

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    Under German control+

    What a story she had to tell. You could have heard a pin drop as Whilhelmina Beukhof of Willmar, and formerly from Holland, talked...

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    Historic bloodlines?+

    Olson’s 10th great grandfather was Stephen Hopkins, but not the one who signed the Declaration of Independence When she was young, Sauk Centre journalist...

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    Top notch volunteer+

    Michelson recognized for years of helping out After 27 years of teaching at Buffalo Lake Public School, Eleanor Michelson has been making a positive...

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    New vein care techniques can provide big relief+

    Business Profile: Vein Clinic, P.A.  More than half of all Americans suffer with varicose veins and venous insufficiency causing pain in legs, swelling or...

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    ‘What draws us here?’+

    Minneapolis family at home in grandparent’s old homestead “As a farmer, you have just a sense of your place in history. You don’t...

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    Growing up in Germany during WWII+

    Schaare worked down the road from concentration camps  What was it like to live in Germany under Adolph Hitler? Not very nice according to...

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    Network brings local news to the visually impaired+

    On a sunny Thursday evening in late July, Linda and Ray Schwenzfeier sat in a  small radio studio at KVSC in the basement of...

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    And the band plays on+

    Meire Grove Band has been performing since 1883  In 1883, Nicholas Bohnen, organist and choir director of St. John’s Catholic Church, Meire Grove, Minnesota,...

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    Sharing vegetables, fruits and a few apple stories+

    Ottos manage St. Joseph’s Farmer’s Market  Bill and Luanne Otto tried to grow organic apples on their farm, called Windmill Orchard, near Albany.  They...

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    Turning heads . . . into sauerkraut+

    It looks like one thing to begin with, but by the time Fred Sperr of Chokio gets through with it, it looks entirely different....

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    Ballooning over Belview+

    We were 30 seconds into our flight and 10 feet off the ground when the realization hit me: “This is really going to be...

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    Diamond Jubilee+

    Two couples reaching 75-year milestone this fall To have a couple celebrate 75 years of marriage is a special moment. To have two...

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