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Ice ReportNovember 18, 2014Little Wolf and Midge L

Ice ReportNovember 18, 2014Little Wolf and Midge Lake are frozen over.  Our bay on Big Wolf is also frozen.  We're off to a good start.  Just have t ...

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VETERANS DAY

Veterans Day 2014: Looking BackAs a kid I kept a scrapbook of the war in Europe and the Pacific.I pasted in maps with lines and arrows crossing France and Russia.My brother and I collected airplane cards - fighters and bomberswith their top speeds - Bell Aircobra, Lockheed Lightning, Thunderbolt,and Mustang. ...

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The old man and the wolves

 Reading this: http://www.startribune.com/sports/outdoors/282833431.html, and inside my brain statistical hairs start standing on end, bells go off, and finally, a plague of mathematical modelling locusts descends and places the land into darkness. ...

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The old man and the wolves

 Reading this: http://www.startribune.com/sports/outdoors/282833431.html, and inside my brain statistical hairs start standing on end, bells go off, and finally, a plague of mathematical modelling locusts descends and places the land into darkness. ...

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Dreams of Mourning

Tears dry on my pillow, disappearing like the days. Calendar pages bandage wounds, but clock hands fail to heal. I tumble through my memories hunting f ...

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A few thoughts on the cast and characters of the film version of Neither Wolf nor Dog

For those of you who love the book Neither Wolf nor Dog and wonder how the film will compare, I have a few observations, starting with the caveat that ... More from Kent Nerburn

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henry ford's greenfield village

Adjacent to the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan is expansive acreage where Henry Ford preserved history in another way. Having the foresight to identify those who represent the heartbeat of America... ...

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henry ford museum

The Henry Ford, which includes the Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village, Benson Ford Research Center, Ford Rouge Factory Tour, and Imax Theater is worth driving, say... ...

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Thanks for the Recourse Autumn

Autumn -a time of declining daylight,and noticeable angles of sun not elevated in skyanticipating color,bright rumblings of the last flight of butterfl ...

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O, Magnum Mysterium

Here's your chance.  You too can roll up all the darkness in life, squeeze it into a ball until it melds into new relationships, and feel it emanate bright, peaceful rays.  Join the Itasca Community Chorus in concert Nov. ...

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O, Magnum Mysterium

Here's your chance.  You too can roll up all the darkness in life, squeeze it into a ball until it melds into new relationships, and feel it emanate bright, peaceful rays.  Join the Itasca Community Chorus in concert Nov. ...

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reforestation

In May, Dick and I planted 175 confers. Three different kinds on our 35-acre property. Then, in October, after harvesting the last of our garden's late season crops, we began to plant again. ... More from Whiteley Creek Homestead Bed and Breakfast Brainerd Minnesota

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Hacking Free Trial To Paying User Conversions

Increasing Free Trail to Paying User Conversions might be the most important metric that a SaaS company can focus on.  Why? Because increasing this one metric has a spillover effect that will make a huge difference in revenue numbers for the business. ...

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Caning Class Success at North House!

The three day chair caning class at North House Folk School started out kinda slow, because of necessary frame repairs, but the gals went home nearly... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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Caning Class Success at North House!

The three day chair caning class at North House Folk School started out kinda slow, because of necessary frame repairs, but the gals went home nearly... [[ Click here to read more... ... More from Weavin' Wicker Woman Blog

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Chair Caning Class at NHFS last day

This is the last day of the chair caning classes at North House Folk School in Grand Marais and the temperature was again pretty cold at 14 degrees.... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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2014 Chair Caning Class at North House

The chair caning class here at North House Folk School in Grand Marais, MN yesterday got started with a bit of minor chair repair to the frames... [[ Click here to read more... ... More from Weavin' Wicker Woman Blog

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12th Annual It’s Only Clay Exhibit

In it’s 12 year the “It’s Only Clay” exhibit features work by artists from around the United States including work by this years guest artist and juror, Karin Kraemer. ... More from Watermark Art Center

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Deer HuntingNovember 4, 2014Not much fishing going

Deer HuntingNovember 4, 2014Not much fishing going on right now.  Everyone is excited for the big deer opener this weekend.  We are seeing lots of ca ...

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The Swiss Gave us the Cuckoo Clock?

"The Swiss gave us the Cuckoo Clock" is a line from the movie "The Third Man" that was delivered with such bravado moviegoers missed the big mistake. "The Third Man" is November's selection for the CLASSIC MOVIE SERIES shown at the Edge Center in Bigfork. ...

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