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Legend of the Wilds September Issue 4 2012

Legend of the Wilds

How do you tell the story of a legend? If you’re author Kaylene Johnson, you ask him.

Griffith: “Every so often, it’s just time to walk” September Issue 4 2012

Griffith: “Every so often, it’s just time to walk”

I hesitate to employ the trite phrase, “when they made Dick Griffith, they threw away the mold.” But it’s true in every respect. In our lifetimes it’s doubtful we’ll ever run across anyone like him.

Positive message comes from tragedy September Issue 4 2012

Positive message comes from tragedy

Look for the best in others. Dream big. Choose positive influences. Speak with kindness. Start your own chain reaction.

Making way for the future September Issue 4 2012

Making way for the future

What looks like a war zone will soon become an AutoZone.

September Issue 3 2012

Back to jail: Probation violation nets Albright murder defendant three months

One of three defendants in the 2010 Eagle River murder of Harvey “Charlie” Albright is back in jail after violating the terms of his probation.

Valley River Cinemas closes its doors September Issue 3 2012

Valley River Cinemas closes its doors

Due to lack of revenue, Valley River Cinemas has shut its doors.

The fun side of vegetables September Issue 3 2012

The fun side of vegetables

Eagle River Elementary Optional Education students aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty.

Extending autumn eases passage into winter September Issue 3 2012

Extending autumn eases passage into winter

I’ve been known to manipulate the annual calendar to create more summer and shorten winter. Here’s an idea to lengthen our autumn season, and while it might be stating the obvious to many folks, perhaps by knowing that someone else does this might encourage others to try it themselves.

25 years of service September Issue 3 2012

25 years of service

Leader. Mentor. Hard worker. Supportive. A friend.

Local woman publishes spiritual poetry for children September Issue 3 2012

Local woman publishes spiritual poetry for children

When Dena Sessler decided to write a book of spiritual poetry geared toward kids, she thought there was no better way to complement her words than with illustrations by children.