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Between the Lines
05/18/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Do we need a law to protect Prince? ... View

 
Between the Lines
10/12/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-          Wow, it was an exciting day, last Thursday, for the area, as two Medal of Honor recipients were on hand to visit our schools and towns. I felt very fortunate to be involved in covering the event. Of course I could not be at both place at once so I en... View

 
Between the Lines
08/10/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Ryder Cup Tournament . . . ... View

 
Between the Lines
08/03/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- ... View

 
Between the Lines
06/15/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Hate and terror . . . ... View

 
Between the Lines
06/08/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-         After attending memorial programs in Walnut Grove and Westbrook I am always encouraged by the number of folks who take time from the long weekend to honor our war dead. Both programs are very well planned by our local veterans organizations. In Walnut... View

 
Between the Lines
09/21/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-

        Wow, I am glad that our country is really not in that bad of shape. If you look at where we were at when the great recession hit,  I feel we have come  a long way from that point. Are things perfect, not really, there still... View


 
Between the Lines
07/13/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     In the past couple of days there have been two police shootings and deaths of two people of color.... View

 
Between the Lines
07/20/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-

    Both have of these games have become phenomenally popular as of recent. I am not a gamer so what I know about both of them you could put in a thimble full of other things I know little or nothing about. I know some or maybe a lot of you think my thimble is overflowin... View


 
Between the Lines
05/10/2017

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-

Our illustrious president is claiming the House’s passing of Repeal and Replace as the best thing since sliced bread. Oh yes, indeed it is, especially good for those making over $300K a year, because they are going to receive a whopping 850 billion dollar tax cut over the next ten years. Th... View


 
Between the Lines
08/31/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     I am outraged by the incredible price increases of the EpiPen used by people with extreme allergies. It is a pen type device that allergy victims can use to inject medicine  that likely would save their lives in an extreme allergy event. The pens price has increase... View

 
Between the Lines
06/01/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Hats off to local care givers ... View

 
Between the Lines
09/20/2017

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Getting out fished . . .... View

 
Between the Lines
09/14/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-      Just a bit shy of 27 years Jacob Wetterling’s remains were found last Friday in a makeshift grave on the outskirts of Paynesville. For the past 27 years I like most Minnesotans have wondered what happened to Jacob? The Wetterlings were relentless in keeping their son’s abdu... View

 
Between the Lines
08/02/2017

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-

    I am positive there are quite a few people out there who voted for Donald Trump. In light of the last six months of his presidency I think it is fair to say that while he is probably a very savvy business man, he is a slow learner when it comes to running the country... View


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08/17/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-

    A week ago I had the good fortune to visit the new Vikings Taj Mahal to football. Wow! It certainly is impressive, it is amazing what you can build for a bit over one billion dollars, half of which were donated by the general public of the state through our income ta... View


 
Between the Lines
06/29/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-        Last week the State Fair announced the addition of 32 new foods to  the expansive  menu offered at the Great Minnesota Get-Together. According to the State Fair, this year’s list of new menu items includes small plates, savory entrees, frozen... View

 
Between the Lines
07/19/2017

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-         Well guess what, it is now unofficially the middle of summer, everything is growing like weeds, especially the weeds! On the other hand crops seem to be catching up with the somewhat slow and wet spring, corn is as high as a Rhinoceros eye, and flower... View

 
Editorial
03/01/2017

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Cheers . . .... View

 
Between the Lines
10/19/2016

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Has there ever been a time like this? ... View