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Marketing effectively means you must know everything you can about your ideal customer. Demographic information (age, gender, location, income level, social class and occupation, education) can be easily found from a variety of sources. Psychographi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Stand up, Speak out & Win!




 Shortly after I returned home from Vietnam in 1969 and took my place in the civilian workforce my mother sent me a book titled, “Stand Up Speak Out And Win.” The co-author was a former Vietnam POW she mother had met at a seminar he… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Confronting a bad memory

Swimming Lake Superior has special meaning


  On the morning of August 7, 2010 I stepped into Lake Superior ready to race 299 other swimmers in a grueling competition across the channel from Bayfield, Wisconsin to Madeline Island, a course officially listed as being 2.1 miles long. The w… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Profile of an Iron Ranger: Regina Johnson




 * Remember sitting down to home cooked meals made from scratch? * Remember when your kitchen cupboard was filled with homemade canned goods? * Remember proudly wearing a home knit sweater? “I keep meeting people that tell me, ‘Re… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

2010-2011 SCHOOL YEAR TRANSPORTATION SCHEDULE



NORTH BUHL BUS • K-12 Leaves at 6:10 a.m. Hwy 169 N & 303, Old Hwy 53 East & West Donneywood, Hwy 65, West Palm Road, Lake 14, Hwy 25, S. Dark Lake Road, Kinney. Leaves H.S. at 7:50 a.m. K-6. Parkville, Raintree, YMCA, Carnation Ave., Jasm… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

The Magic of Wolf Bay




  Wolf Bay: A small spot on a huge northern Minnesota body of water called Lake Vermilion.   To those who have ventured to Wolf Bay Lodge, the “small spot” might be called a “Diamond in the Ruff ” – especially on Tu… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Nursing home vs. assisted living: Is there a difference?



Many people believe that nursing homes and assisted living facilities are one in the same. In fact they are different and provide different levels of care. While both can provide long-term care services to residents, it is essential that residents … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Le Boudoir: Fin




  Ah yes, here it is, the long awaited third act of the roomremodeling saga. As I cracked open that first can of paint, before it got all drippy over the sides, and before I dropped half a gallon on the floor, it was almost too good to be true…. Please register for a free account or log in below […]

Food Preservation



The U of M Extension website (www.extension.umn. edu) has a wealth of new information regarding safe ways to “put up” your harvest. Whether you choose to freeze, dehydrate, water-bath can, or pressure-can your produce, there are safety … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Common Problem: Dark room? Need more light?



The Fix: For the most part a room should always have 3 lamps or lights (a ceiling fixture counts as one). Sometimes that is not enough, so instead of adding more lamps place a mirror to enhance light. A strategically placed mirror, opposite a wind… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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