Friday, December 9, 2022

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Halloween is fast approaching. Bags of candy will be purchased, costumes will be carefully chosen, and the trick or treating routes will be planned. I have always loved Halloween. I am not into the scary, horror movie, blood and gore parts that can be associated with Halloween. I like Happy...
To the Editor: My letter is in response to Karl Huppler's October 13 letter who had the usual attacks against the Republican party.  He believes this party is trying to "eliminate freedom  of a woman to control her own body and her own life." Abortion, unfortunately is legal in Minnesota despite...
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. It is a month when pink seems to be everywhere. Pink ribbons, pink hats, pink posters. You name it, it may be pink this month. That’s because pink has come to signify being aware of breast cancer and offer support to those who are...
Before everyone carried a phone/camera/recorder/minicomputer with them at all times, people used to write things down. If you wanted to do it in a hurry, you learned shorthand. But even if you never learned that now outdated skill, it has become necessary for all of us to learn another sort of...
To the Editor: These days, we seem to be more inclined to vote against someone than forsomeone. This year, perhaps you will- vote against the party that claims to be the champions of individualfreedom, but is doing everything in their power to eliminate the freedom of awoman to control her own body...
To the Editor: My name is Patrick Madery and I am running for the Kasson-Mantorville School Board. I am a proud Kasson-Mantorville graduate of the class of 2004. Since then, I have lived in various places throughout the state of Minnesota, returning in 2018 to raise my family in this great...
No matter what job you held during your career, there were times you may have felt your job was a lot harder than most people knew. People just didn’t understand all the ins and outs of what you were expected to do. But as difficult we sometimes seem to think our jobs were, there are probably some...
To the Editor: We would like to express our appreciation to the City of Mantorville – the Park Board, City Council, Mayor and staff for allowing us to present information on the South Branch Middle Fork Zumbro River at two recent meetings.   As local advocates for comprehensive river and watershed...
This is National 4-H Week with a theme of “Opportunity 4 All.” The week highlights how 4-H offers opportunities for youth to find their passion and explore learning about it through hands-on learning experiences. 4-H programs nationally are operated by the Extension Services of Public Universities...
Most people look forward to retirement as a time to sleep in, travel and do the things they never had time for when they were working. But once retirement actually kicks in, a lingering question often arises. Is this all there is?  During our working lives we always knew exactly what we were doing...

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