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Better Daze

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The place to be Saturday night is the Mineral Point Opera House for the third concert in the series ” Local Bands for Community Causes.”  This time, the cause is the Opera House itself seeking to upgrade its sound system … Continue reading

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Garden Getaway

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At Shake Rag Alley they are forging ahead with the annual “Garden Getaway” this weekend, March 23 and 24, 2013.  Yes, there is “white ground cover” (they like to think of it as much needed moisture) but that won’t stop … Continue reading

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Something to believe in . . .

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There are some St. Patrick’s Day happenings in Mineral Point this weekend.  We attempt to describe them via limericks.  Use the links for detailed info. For an Irish good-time on St. Pat’s Mineral Point is where it’s at Walk to … Continue reading

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Sweet forecast

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Chilly, rainy days. Freezing nights. Pretty nasty weather by anyone’s standards, but one species is loving it: The sugar maple tree (and the person who collects its sap). Maple sap runs best when the temperatures reach the upper 30s during … Continue reading

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It started as a joke

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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 Saving Time but, it turns out, he was just … Continue reading

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