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Wentzville public safety forum on Highway 61 improvements

WENTZVILLE, MO (KTVI) – It’s a stretch of highway in northern St. Charles County known for accidents. In some cases, those crashes have been fatal. Residents had a chance Thursday night to meet with officials in charge of making improvements on Highway 61. 250 more words


Chasing Ghosts: The Search For Answers On The Mississippi Blues Trail

I was in the middle of nowhere. I drove an hour south of Memphis, down a maze of directions I had to hunt for online. I didn’t know if they were correct, but I had a mission in mind. 3,360 more words


Highway 61 shirts on Vine

2 of 3 designs commemorating the “Blues Highway“.  Highway 61 is the American highway that was vital to much of our musical heritage in the early to mid 1900’s. 25 more words

Bad Mojo Design

Patrol: Motorcyclist, 58, Dies In Washington Co. Rollover

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities say a 58-year-old man died Saturday after losing control of his motorcycle on a hill in Washington County.

Neville Amundson, of Cottage Grove, was travelling north on Highway 61 just before 8 p.m. 37 more words


Off-Grid Living on the North Shore

One draw that continually brings people to the north shore is the desire to separate from the hustle and bustle of modern life. Folks make the drive up Highway 61 looking to disconnect and relax with family and friends. 539 more words

Grand Marais

Video Fridays: Happy 50th Birthday, Highway 61 Revisited!

This is quite the week for masterpiece Rock & Roll album anniversaries!

Tuesday, as I mentioned in that day’s post, was the 40th anniversary of Bruce Springsteen’s… 527 more words

Fish & Bicycles