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Identity Revealed.

I promised to answer Saturday’s “Guess Who” post today, so here it is.

William Ernest Castle (1867-1962)

As William Ernest Castle discovered self-sterility in animals, it may be worth talking a little more about this phenomenon. 107 more words


Tigers storm back to stun Pioneers

Armada players jump off they bench as they widen their lead to beat Cros-Lex in a fifth set during a volleyball game Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 at Armada High School. 776 more words


Delving Deeper -- Postal Service for Pioneers in Canada

In my trek through Canada’s postal history, I’ve discovered a colourful array of similarly delightful details– dogsled, horse carts, penny farthings, and telegraphs. They all provided that glimpse into yesteryear that I enjoy reading about. 1,212 more words


Southwest Montana's Pioneer Mountains

Glaciated peaks, high peaks (10k foot+), roadless peaks…

Jutting up from the hills off Highway 15 near Dillon, the Pioneer Range was hard to miss. The pictures below are from a mid-July trip into the East Pioneers to reach the summit of Tweedy Mountain. 127 more words


As the Story is Told: Farming Life Part II

Every week, I share an excerpt from the book my Great Aunt helped write, As the Story is Told: A History of Morpeth and Community, which was printed in 1986. 849 more words


Lee Ann's latest recording -- Dust -- now available from Audible

Lee Ann is pleased to announce the release of her latest audiobook recording on Audible.  Dust is a true gem of early 20th century American fiction. 161 more words

Nearly 120 Windsor Elementary 3rd graders receive donated dictionaries to help further education

Part of AT&T Pioneers 9th Annual ‘Dictionaries for Success’ Project 

WINDSOR, Tuesday, October 21, 2014 — written by Jessica Erickson, AT&T Wisconsin

Nearly 120 third graders from Windsor Elementary School received their own personal dictionaries from the AT&T Wisconsin Pioneers today as part of a statewide project designed to improve childhood literacy and student reading scores. 262 more words

Windsor Elementary School