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Lying in the grass flat on his belly made it impossible to see the big Tom Turkey but all the gobbling made it sound like he was coming in closer. Carefully raising his head to try to get a peek at the bird through the sparse knee high grass was risky but Josh Bennett, my adult son and hunti…

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Fans looking for offensive ballgames at Oakey Park last week may have been disappointed. But Braves' and opposing pitchers took over as defensive games ruled the historic park last week with the Braves falling to River Falls 3-2. The Braves also lost to the St. Paul Mudhens 2-1 in 12 innings.

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If you haven’t planted yet, now is the time to start, whether in a garden or containers. Over the last several months, I have given you ideas on what to do for gardens and containers. Now it’s time to implement those ideas.

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Sunday is Father’s Day, a time to acknowledge the pater familias (the male head of the household, as the Romans referred to him), pop, dad — he has many names, many jobs and is truly never appreciated until he is gone.

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With all the recent talk of NBA and NHL finals, one might think a discussion on teamwork belongs on the sports pages. But the teamwork I am referring to is not played on a basketball court or on a sheet of ice. This teamwork is demonstrated right here in Polk County by our local and county g…