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December 18, 2018


It's the most wonderful time of the year . . . for scammers
Christmas time, family is over, and if they didn't bring their own computer guess whose they are using? Yours. With more people using your computer there is more chance they'll click on a bad link, or go to a bad website that will bring up a scam pop-up.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Farmers' Almanac or The Old Farmer's Almanac
I'm thinking, it seems I went over half my life not realizing there were two farmers' almanacs. It dawned on me the day I walked into a Barnes & Noble book store, wandered over to the magazine rack and saw the two different almanacs displayed, albeit a ways apart.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
A more effective flu vaccine
Earlier this year, Shane McAllister grew worried when his 9-month-old son, Andrew, developed a 102 degree fever.
Shane is a Minnesota doctor, but even with his medical training, he was surprised to see his son quickly lose his cheerful energy and spirit. It scared him, so he rushed Andrew to the emergency room.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
A personal link to Highway 60
The prospect of Highway 60 becoming a four-lane highway has been around about two months less than me.
That's right, I was born two months and a week before the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced that it was going to make Highway 60 a four-lane highway from Sioux City, Iowa to Minneapolis in March 1961. Now, 57 years and 8 months later, it's finally a reality.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Legendary coach Solem hangs up his whistle
One of the state's legendary football coaches has decided to call it a career.
BOLD head coach Steve Solem, a Windom Area High School graduate, announced earlier this season that he would retire at season's end after 33 years as head coach.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Which version of Windows do I have?
Whenever we help people over the phone it's always best if we can imagine what your screen looks like, and for us to do that it helps if we know what version of Windows you're on.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018






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