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The Silver Lining Behind The End Of The VW Bug

The “People’s Car”—the bulbous one—has come to the end of it’s long and winding road.

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It Turns Out People Would Rather Kiss Their Dog Than A Significant Other

A kiss is just a kiss.  A sigh is just a sigh.  But, back to that kiss thing.

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Seven Swans A Swimming Near Alexandria

A family has moved into the Alexandria area.  Meet the Swans.

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Remembering Douglas County Earthquake

What were you doing eight years ago at the end of April? Probably holding on for dear life. That’s when the last earthquake to rock Douglas County occurred.

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Not Your Typical Fly Fisherman

Sometimes you just can’t decide what to wear.  If your closet is like mine, you look in there and see racks and racks of  Armani, Gucci, Christian Dior, Versace, Ralph Lauren.  But, you still shake your head.  “No.  No.  No.  Nothing!!!!”  Finally, the light bulb goes on and you exclaim, “That’s it!  I’ll wear Nothing!!!”

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The Joy Of Ice Cream

July is National Ice Cream Month.  What is America’s favorite flavor?  Depends on what you click.

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The Most Patriotic Corner in Alexandria Is…

America!  Where freedom and patriotism intersect.  That sounds like a lead-in to something.  And, here it is:  What is the most patriotic intersection in Alexandria?

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Yankee Doodle: A Macaroni Masterpiece

You could probably list a bunch of things that don’t seem like things you would sing about, yet end up in a song.  Wearing pasta in a hat has to be near the top.

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A Bike Trail Tale

It was one of those lovely summer Saturdays on the Central Lakes Bike Trail. Nothing seemed amiss. Nothing, until…

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Central Minnesota Berries Ripe For Picking

Berry lovers, you can start pickin’ and grinnin’ anytime now!

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