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Dave Olson is the author of the latest book published by Patos Island Press, Bonded by Water. A few days ago he sent a note, by e-mail of course, reporting that a prospective reader had found nothing about his book on the… 436 more words


Search Dogs Travel to QC to Help Find Carrie Olson

A renewed effort is getting underway in the search for a missing Davenport woman.

29-year-old Carrie Olson was last seen nearly a month ago at a Rock Island gas station on December 28th, 2013.  454 more words


Man questioned after missing woman's car and purse returned

The family of Carrie Olson tell News 8 that a man Carrie knows, who was seen with her car early Sunday morning at a 7-Eleven in Rock Island, has returned to the Quad Cities with Carrie’s car. 561 more words


This months Winner!

Last month we announced Random Acts of Sweetness, where you can nominate someone deserving, and each month we will choose a winner to deliver a box of our gourmet sugar cookies. 237 more words


Alumni Submissions: Honey Dipping by Dave Olson

In an earlier day, the following chore was referred to as Operation Flush…..the periodic efforts to keep the boys’ latrine ‘liquid” and flowing.  (For some reason I don’t recall this chore being applied to the ladies’ side of Camp although I am sure it must have been.)  Dave Olson recalls the ‘fun’ task, usually assigned to JCs, in this short story.   760 more words

Alumni Submissions

Alumni Submissions - A Message and a Request to Alumni from Dave Olson

Alum Dave Olson (’67-’69) is now an actor, writer and producer of films, and reports he is now working on an independent film, scheduled to film next year and be released in 2015.   383 more words

Alumni Submissions

Alumni Submissions: "The Portage" A Short Story by David Olson '67-'69

Otter alum David Olson (’67-’69) has gone on to become an actor, writer and producer and tells us he is now beginning work on producing an independent film to be called “ 3,360 more words

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