Land of the Loon 2010

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Business Bits




  There are very few grants available for small businesses who intend to be for-profit. Much of the “free money” talked about in infomercials and such is available to non-profit and governmental entities. A few governmental programs… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

I’m Your Huckleberry!

How to be the right person for the job


 When Val Kilmer, as Doc Holiday in the movie Tombstone delivered the line “I’m Your Huckleberry” he was taunting an adversary by implying that if he was looking for trouble he had come to the right man – that he would quickly… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Crows and Ravens

Smart, playful, and mystical


  Is it a crow? Or a raven? I’ve been confused long enough and finally decided, once and for all, I was going to arm myself with the facts so I wouldn’t have to second guess myself ever again. But before I get into the facts, a litt… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

LOCAL PERSPECTIVES on crows & ravens



Editor’s note: I’ve been asking local people about their interactions, if any, with crows and/or ravens. I share a few stories, below. And check out the story about a pet crow on p. 26! – Jean Jon Dallas, Chisholm (in his wor… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Crow words, phrases and other trivia



 “AS THE CROW FLIES”   Meaning: In a direct line, without any of the detours caused by following a road. Origin: The earliest known citation of the phrase, which explicitly defines its meaning, comes in “The London Re… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Two Free Days of Music

Summer Slammer with local bands


Summer Slammer or Superfest, or any other moniker you want to give it, there are two great evenings of music coming up on the Iron Range August 20-21. Mac’s Bar in Mt. Iron will once again be hosting the end of the summer I.R.O.M.A. musical lo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SMILE

Show Motivation Into Lives Everyday


he second week of August was National Smile Week, so I thought it would be appropriate to discuss the word SMILE. A SMILE can be the very essence of having a good day, for ourselves and others.   An excerpt from my book, “Cross Words&rdqu… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy For Life




  Hello and how is everyone? Good I hope. A book I’m reading asked a question that everyone should consider; I know I’ve pondered it before, and felt it was time to ask it again. “If money was no concern and I had all the ti… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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