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Frugal Ponderings: Less Is More In Rural Areas

So last week, my husband and I left our little house in the big woods and headed to the big city.  We both had business-related things to do, but we also wanted to squeeze in some fun, too. ...

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Frugal Ponderings: Less Is More In Rural Areas

So last week, my husband and I left our little house in the big woods and headed to the big city.  We both had business-related things to do, but we also wanted to squeeze in some fun, too. ...

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Death Stalks Door County by Patricia Skalka

Looking for some good books to read? Check out the website: www.goodreads.comFrom Goodreads: Six deaths mar the holiday mood as summer vacationers enjoy Wisconsin’s beautiful Door County peninsula. ...

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A Midsummer Night's Scream by R. L. Stine

A horror story just in time for Halloween. Six kids in a van deep in the woods in the middle of nowhere miles short of the lake lodge when they hit something in the road. ...

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A Midsummer Night's Scream by R. L. Stine

A horror story just in time for Halloween. Six kids in a van deep in the woods in the middle of nowhere miles short of the lake lodge when they hit something in the road. ...

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Fun Science Experiments for Preschool Kids

You can start developing a love of science in your children very early on with some simple and fun science experiments they can do.  Don’t worry about if they really understand what is exactly going on. ...

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Ron Castellano Arena Dedication October 25, 2014, Babbitt, Minnesota

Event photos from the Ron Castellano Arena Dedication are available on the following facebook page: You know you are from Babbitt, MN when... ...

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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. ... More from Hibbing Public Library

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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). ... More from Northern Cheapskate

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

http://www.engadget.com/2014/10/18/redshift-electric-motocross-2015/?utm_source=Feed_Classic_Full&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Engadget&?nc ...

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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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