Rick Peterson
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I never thought I would long for the day of getting junk mail in the mailbox. By that I mean the mailbox at the curb of my house and not the email box on my computer. Junk emails are out of … more
Wow! It’s August already. Where has the summer gone? Luverne has celebrated Buffalo Days, Hot Dog Night, Rock County Fair, State Legion Baseball Tournament — next we have Cardinal … more
It’s Rock County Fair Week, and things are hopping at the local fairgrounds. By the time you read this there will still be plenty of events going on.   One of my favorite things … more
I am not sure, but maybe because of Brenda Winter’s quest to reverse her cancer, I have become somewhat more aware of what I put in and on my body. With that in mind, I thought I would … more
A couple of weeks ago I went to an auction at the Mulder Auction Center in Beaver Creek. I was in the market for a used lawn mower. The auction center was packed wall to wall with a whole array … more
There is another birthday of sorts — or I suppose it’s more like an anniversary — going on right now that you might not know about. The Luverne Area Community Foundation is … more
I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend. I dread some holidays more than others. I enjoy some holidays more than others. But I appreciate the Memorial Day holiday more than any other … more
Well, Easter is in the books, Mother’s Day has been celebrated for another year and the Minnesota fishing opener (I didn’t go) was last weekend. That said, it’s selfish time … more
It’s May Day today, and that kind of makes me wonder if kids still do the May basket thing. I decided to look up the history of May Day and thought maybe I would jot down a few words about … more
If you think Easter is late this year, it was on March 31 last year, and next year it will fall on April 5.  Just three years ago, in 2011, Easter was on April 24. How soon we … more
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