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When a friend or family member succeeds, gets promoted, or experiences an unexpected break in life, how do you respond? Some people wonder, “What about me?” Others criticize or say, “It won’t last long.” But really, it seems the way you respond to other’s success will determine the level of your own success. How do […]

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Presque Isle Friday Night Concert Series Ends with Mike Beauchamp and GRN Twine

Marquette – August 31, 2012 – The sounds of beautiful singing and acoustic guitar strumming were ringing through the park at Presque Isle Friday evening as the final concert of the Friday night series was performed. Mike Beauchamp opened the night at 6pm with some country ballads. Infact these were all the tear jerk-er types […]

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Perkins, Illinois – March 9th, 2012 – A group of Pekin, Illinois bikers were riding west on I-74 when they saw a girl about to jump off the Murray Baker Bridge . So they stopped. George, their leader, a big burly man of 53, gets off his Harley, walks through a group of gawkers, past […]

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75th Anniversary of the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act (PR), and 2012 is also the 62nd anniversary of the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act (DJ). Collectively Known as the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Programs

  Marquette  –  August 25, 2012  –  This September, the DNR is thanking hunters, anglers, trappers and sport shooters for their contribution to funding conservation in Michigan.  Why?  For the last 75 years, those who hunt, shoot, trap and fish have funded the vast majority of wildlife conservation in Michigan through their purchase of equipment and […]

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Kid Rock Gives Disabled Veteran a New Home

August 21, 2012 – MaComb County –  Kid Rock is giving a disable veteran and his wife a 2,600 square foot home mortgage free. After war veteran Sgt. Davin Dumar, who had his leg amputated after a 2011attack in Afghanistan, returned home to Michigan, he and his wife, Dana, began looking for a new house. […]

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Planet Mars – August 20, 2012  –  Mars looks just as expected.  But wait what is this?

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I have to thank Creators Syndicate and Halry Dog Production for this fine reminder. You just never know about those chickens…

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Baltimore – July 2012– The all inclusive Universal Access Fee on your cell bill has become unwarranted and abused as a universal charge. I like the free phone package that AT&T does when you sign up for another contract. Well… I need a phone anyway and a fresh phone is what is required every couple […]

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How Many Dependents Do You Have

United States Of America – April 12, 2012  – Taxes,  Dependents, Deductions for 2012. Some elderly have been saying it’s been such a mystery on how many dependents the older retired  actually have.  Here is a recent response from one of our older friends…Bless her little heart! Atleast she’s still thinking about things. —————— I […]

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Montana – It’ a new kind of rodeo sport.  Kinda of a variation on the theme actually. Apparently the local fire department wants to be a little more active then they’ve had to be. Fighting less fires is a good thing.  But one has to be quick on the water valve so to speak to […]

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