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This Is a Test

No, I don’t mean that in the metaphorical sense of All the Stupid Shitty Crap* That’s Happened to Me (or That I Have Caused to Happen to Myself, Since We Are All Somewhat Complicit in Our Own Non-Natural Disaster- or Terrorism-Related Troubles) Is Just a Test of My Character in Order to Prove to Me or God or the Universe or Whatever That I Have Hidden Reserves of Goodness, Kindness, Generosity, Strength and Love. 1,257 more words


Casualty: How to solve a problem like Grace

(Series 29, ep.18) Casualty is really on fire at the moment, and this was another cracking episode with plenty of drama, a bit of suspense and some light relief thanks to the wonderful pairing of Chelsee Healey and George Rainsford. 344 more words


Boys basketball: Spartans conquer Big Lake 63-40

COLD SPRING – Austin Overman scored 14 points as Rocori bolted past Big Lake 63-40 in a nonconference boys basketball game Monday.

Derek Thompson added eight points for the Spartans, who led 30-14 at halftime. 196 more words


Boys basketball: Lefty Overmann wins it for Spartans

COLD SPRING – Left-handed basketball players can be crafty individuals.

Austin Overman used his dominant hand for a game-winning layup with eight seconds left to lift Rocori to a 50-48 Central Lakes Conference win Tuesday night over St. 639 more words


Boys basketball: Rocori 73, Sauk Rapids 65

SAUK RAPIDS – Derek Thompson scored a team-best 20 points to lead the Spartans. Austin Overman added 15 points and Jon Olson tallied 13 points in addition for Rocori (8-4). 18 more words


Casualty: Are you really him?

(Series 29, ep.14) This episode featured two men of God, one of them apparently Jesus; two fathers, one of the religious sort and one the father of Honey; several Santas, most of them secret; and several visits to the Jeff Collier Memorial Bench. 884 more words


Boys basketball: Rocori 64, Little Falls 55

LITTLE FALLS – Austin Overman led Rocori with 17 points and eight rebounds in a nonconference victory.

Cole Field added 17 points for the Spartans and Derek Thompson and Jon Olson each finished with 13 points. 21 more words