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Where Only Ravens Dare to Fly

It was a warm, sunny day in the little farming town of Mankato, Minnesota, in the mid-1950s. A young 12 year-old boy, Craig Duehring, found himself at the local airport, drawn by the sound of airplane engines and the sight of small aircraft circling overhead.

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Focusing on Sharps: A Forgotten History

Towards the end of Richmond County you will find a twisting and curvy road that is easy to get lost on. If, however, you make it to the end of Sharps Road, you will find a rare treasure — an idyllic small town reminiscent of a Norman Rockwell painting.

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Summer Melons: Nature's Refresher

After a hot and humid day, that first bite out of a cold, ruby red watermelon is like no other. Instant refreshment to chase away the heat. Melons are some of nature’s sweetest treats. Fresh, sun-ripened melons capture the taste the summer.

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Star Light, Star Bright

In the wee hours of a summer’s night, I lie stretched out on my deck, the boards still warm from the afternoon sun. As my eyes adjust to the dark, silhouettes of hickory and beech trees frame the only opening in the tree canopy over our house in which to view the night sky. On this...

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Visit Area Farmers' Markets

Summer is here and local farmers’ markets are getting more and more popular and are popping up in several counties far and wide. One can be found every weekend if you are willing to travel away from your home market. Whether you live in our beautiful region, spend weekends here (away...

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