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Sharyn McCrumb's Ballad Novels

Sharyn Mccrumb is best known for her Appalachian "Ballad" novels - eleven total with the latest a novella: Nora Bonesteel's Christmas Past."My books are like Appalachian quilts," says Sharyn McCrumb. ...

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Bones Never Lie by Kathy Reichs

Seventh Book in the Temperance Brennan series, Brennan is investigating a cold case that is related to a new case in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Andrew Ryan and Brennan originally investigated Anique  Pomerleau, a Canadian, wanted for abduction and murder of several young girls. ...

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Magpie irruption?

Magpie Black-billed Magpie This fall I have noticed that there have been many more Magpies in the area. The Black-billed Magpie is a very beautiful bird that is closely related to the Crow and Raven, as well as the Blue and Gray Jays; the family that they all belong to are called Corvids. The species that we have in most of North America is the Black-billed Magpie. ...

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Save Money With a Flexible Spending Account

Some of you will be getting information from your employer about open enrollment options for your health care in the upcoming weeks. Don’t just brush this paperwork aside or breeze through it!  There is important information in those documents that can save you money.  This is the time of year where you will determine if (and how much) you will contribute to a flexible spending account (FSA). ...

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Save Money With a Flexible Spending Account

Some of you will be getting information from your employer about open enrollment options for your health care in the upcoming weeks. Don’t just brush this paperwork aside or breeze through it!  There is important information in those documents that can save you money.  This is the time of year where you will determine if (and how much) you will contribute to a flexible spending account (FSA). ...

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Simple Halloween Games You Can Make

This year I became a reluctant Cub Scout leader.  I say reluctant because I don’t really consider myself a very creative person. Sure, I can come up with a way to fix something that’s broken or re-purpose something to save a buck.  But when it comes to craft projects, I turn to talented people like Jessica, who can create amazing Halloween spiders out of sticks and adorable Halloween hand print art. ...

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Simple Halloween Games You Can Make

This year I became a reluctant Cub Scout leader.  I say reluctant because I don’t really consider myself a very creative person. Sure, I can come up with a way to fix something that’s broken or re-purpose something to save a buck.  But when it comes to craft projects, I turn to talented people like Jessica, who can create amazing Halloween spiders out of sticks and adorable Halloween hand print art. ...

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RedShift electric motocross race bikes will be ready to roll in 2015

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Full Measure by T. Jefferson Parker

Patrick Norris returns home from Afghanistan eager to open a sport fishing business. But he is shocked to learn that the San Diego avocado ranch his family has long owned has been destroyed by wildfire and his parents are facing ruin. ... More from Hibbing Public Library

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Reality Check: People Are Not Watching You As Closely As You Think

Photo credit: Roving Eye 365 via Flickr Creative Commons I recently shared that I have lost 35 pounds.  I still have a ways to go, but now that the progress is adding up, people are starting to notice my weight loss. ... More from Northern Cheapskate

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Reality Check: People Are Not Watching You As Closely As You Think

Photo credit: Roving Eye 365 via Flickr Creative Commons I recently shared that I have lost 35 pounds.  I still have a ways to go, but now that the progress is adding up, people are starting to notice my weight loss. ... More from Northern Cheapskate

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Why did the Grouse cross the road?

Ruffed Grouse Fledgling This is northern Minnesota’s version of the Roadrunner! Ruffed Grouse running I took these photos in July… Grouse Roadrunner The mama Ruffed Grouse had 9 little ones that she was trying to get safely across the road. ...

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Celebrating Conquest is appropriate

A central myth of America's origins is the concept of the United States being somehow "different" or exceptional; this is at the core of our politics, and as much a myth as any other origin story. ...

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Ron Castellano Arena Dedication Ceremony and Recognition Event

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Empty CAMP – Early WINTER

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Jim Tuomala, candidate Mayor, City of Babbitt

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Painting with Jane Wertanen classes coming in January

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HHS Girls Varsity Soccer vs Proctor

You can view more photos from the game here http://flomdesigns.zenfolio.com/p95325476 ...

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HHS Varisty Boys Soccer vs Proctor

You can view more photos from the game here http://flomdesigns.zenfolio.com/p417615583 ...

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7th and 8th Grade Football

You can view more here http://flomdesigns.zenfolio.com/p385266390 ... More from Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

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