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Under the Water Tower

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On a summer day, nearly twenty years ago, the first Mineral Point Farmers Market was held.  Check out the notice as it appeared in the Democrat Tribune.  (Photo courtesy of the Mineral Point Archives.  Thank you to Joel Gosse for … Continue reading

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Gallery All Day

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I don’t know why they call it Gallery Night, since it really goes all day. If you head up to High Street right now, you’ll find most galleries are already in full swing.  By starting your gallery prowl early, you … Continue reading

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It started as a joke

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Originally posted on High Street Beat:
Spring ? Forward Today on High Street people are a little testy.  We were robbed of an hour of sleep last night. Some people think Ben Franklin is responsible for the concept of Daylight…

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Good Eggs

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One of the many nice things about Mineral Point is the way the Mineral Point Care Center is woven into community events, allowing our senior citizens to take part in the festivities. The school bands gather and play there before … Continue reading

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Take a book, leave a book

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The first Little Free Library was built in Hudson, Wisconsin, in 2009. Today there are more than 5,000 wooden boxes, each holding about 10-25 books, perched in neighborhoods all over the world. Here in Mineral Point we have our fair … Continue reading

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