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In 1980, when she was only 10 years old, Joyce Siegel, who lived on a farm near Randall, did not understand why President Jimmy Carter was unable to get the American hostages back from Iran. They weren’t released until the moment Carter’s successor, Ronald Reagan, was sworn in. Those were the fi...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Sauk Centre is saying goodbye to a business that is 114 years old in January. Since 1901, Unger Furniture has provided affordable, quality furniture for the people of Sauk Centre and the surrounding area. It has survived two world wars, the Great Depression and several ...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Roger Roerick grew up on his father’s dairy farm. As an adult, he entered the workforce as a construction worker and worked for five years in the construction industry. In 1983, he grew tired of working for someone else. He missed life on the farm and wanted to be his...Read More
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By John Michaelson Minnesota News Connection As parents across Minnesota continue to pack the malls and stores, remember that some gifts for their children can bring pain as well as joy. Thousands of accidents in the U.S. each year involving children and toys result in eye injuries and even blindnes...Read More
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By John Michaelson Minnesota News Connection While the holidays are a happy time for many, the stress associated with family obligations and dynamics can be the “lump of coal” in some people’s Christmas stockings. According to the American Psychological Association, fatigue and stress are the ...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Minnesota is a state that is renowned for providing the angler with endless lake options and several species of fish to try for. Many fishermen don’t think twice about where their fish are coming from, save the lake they are being harvested from, but chances are, the ...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Debbie Zehrer of Sauk Centre didn’t have kids at home and had no room in her home for a Christmas tree. It had been three years since the artificial tree and the ornaments had created the festive feeling of Christmas. Instead of a perfectly good tree remaining in a bo...Read More
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Stearns County is kicking off its 2014 photo contest with the theme: “Winter Wonders.” The county wants citizens to send it winter photos. They can be someone enjoying their favorite winter activity, snow and ice-covered landscapes, a cozy fireplace, holiday festivities, cute kids reveling in th...Read More
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