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August 9, 2020

Businesses step up at tough time
I'm willing to bet that you're sick of COVID-19. I know I am.
I decidedly have COVID Fatigue. Indulge me, though, as I write about COVID and your small business community.
Most small business owners feel like they are the caretakers of their communities. Maybe it's because we're in touch with so many people.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Special 50th anniversaries
Teresa (Vellema) Haken dropped the Citizen a tip last week about a couple of 50th wedding anniversaries coming up soon.
For starters, celebrating a 50th wedding anniversary is a milestone in itself. Indeed, a half century of wedded bliss is certainly an occasion to mark, not only within the family, but also publicly.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Origin of full moon names is interesting
He came out of the cornfield as I drove near. His rack of antlers were below the tops of the corn tassels. They looked pretty big but as I got closer I realized the reason for that; they were covered with thick velvet.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
It takes a village
There's no question that good health goes beyond the doors of clinics and hospitals.
The research continues to consistently show that the ability to live your healthiest life is significantly defined by your environments.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Preserving their stories
Earlier this month I had the privilege of talking with Bob and Marian Schoper about their family farm earning Century Farm recognition.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Headlines that bring chuckles
Lately, I've seen too many members of the media taking themselves far too seriously.
Maybe it's a defense mechanism. The media, particularly TV news, has taken a lot of hits lately - some well-deserved and some is a bit of old-fashioned "blame the messenger" syndrome.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

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