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Memorial Day 2015

Memorial Day brings in tears & rain

By Emma Palova

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Lowell, MI – Under the gloomy skies Monday, the people of Lowell honored the 629 veterans who found their final resting place at the Oakwood Cemetery. 230 more words

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Talking Points: Shutdown Specter Looms Over Budget Battle

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s crunch time at the state Capitol.

By law, legislators need to have the budget balanced and their business done by May 18, which is just two weeks from Monday. 251 more words


Happy birthday, Peter Capaldi!

Today is Peter Capaldi’s 57th birthday! In honor of the latest Doctor’s birthday, Doctor Who FAQ author Dave Thompson has written a birthday post, detailing his thoughts on Capaldi’s portrayal of the famous television character. 1,342 more words

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Dayton Enraged By DFL Move To Suspend Pay Raises

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The hefty pay hikes proposed for Gov. Mark Dayton’s cabinet were already controversial when the State Senate met on Thursday.

But it was Dayton’s fellow Democrats who voted to suspend the raises until July 1. 314 more words


Escape Artists Announce Artemis Rising

Bust of Artemis after Kephisodotos (Musei Capitolini), Rome. Image from Wikipedia

This month at Escape Artists, we’re doing things a little differently. ‘Artemis Rising’ is a month long event that will take place on all three shows. 311 more words

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On Ending Good Stories

So, Rachael’s story “Makeisha In Time” was released on PodCastle yesterday.  It’s a great story, and it is always deserving of more attention, even though everyone’s been talking about it for months already. 221 more words


Toy Season has arrived

So, this past weekend we went to the small farm toy show at Carlyle, Illinois. The show is sponsored by the International Harvester Southern Illinois Club and is held at Mariner’s Village near Lake Carlyle. 341 more words