Archive | December 6, 2012

Get into the holiday spirit with a visit to the Washington County Historic Courthouse in Stillwater at 2 p.m. Dec. 16, for a free family holiday sing-a-long and a visit from Santa Claus. The sing-a-long starts at 2:15 p.m. with local entertainer Karen Hillman leading the music and accompanying herself on the guitar. Songbooks will [...]

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Etchings displayed at hospital gallery A collection of etchings by artist Michael Bond is displayed in the Lakeview Hospital Art Gallery through December, hospital officials announced. Bond specializes in etching, dry point, aquatint and mezzotint and his work features architectural topics from his European travels. Bond prints all his own work, blending and applying inks [...]

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Tacked to the unfinished walls of my father’s musty backroom office in our big, old home on the North Hill was an eclectic assortment of press clippings, cartoons, poems and fading photos Dad apparently found worth saving. The time period, the late 1940s to early 1950s, I was in my adolescence. Some of the items [...]

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My Thanksgiving break was spent enjoying time with family, getting caught up on home projects, beginning our holiday shopping and watching a few movies and football games. It was also a time for updating ski equipment, getting the sleds down from the attic and watching the snow begin to gather on the landscape. Whether we [...]

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Geri Ryan Hamrock, a beautiful and talented young woman, passed away on Nov. 30, 2012, at age 16. Geri is survived by her parents, Cathy Ryan and Steve Hamrock, and sister, Caitlin Hamrock. Funeral services are 2 p.m. at Bradshaw Celebration of Life Center, 2800 Curve Crest Boulevard on the northwest corner of Minnesota Highway [...]

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BAYPORT — A Minnesota Correctional Facility-Stillwater inmate was charged with two counts of assault resulting in 15 months in prison with credit for six months served after stabbing another inmate with a shank. On July 5, 2011, a Department of Corrections officer was alerted to an assault at the prison, according to 10th Judicial District [...]

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