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 Blandin Broadband e-News August 2015: Funding deadlines, precision ag, CAF and prevailing wage

Each month e-News provides updates from the Blandin on Broadband blog, Minnesota broadband news and event alerts to keep you abreast of the progress be ...

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North House Chair Caning Class

The three-day chair caning class at North House Folk School on August 21-23, 2015 went quite well and we enjoyed the weekend on beautiful Lake... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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North House Chair Caning Class

The three-day chair caning class at North House Folk School on August 21-23, 2015 went quite well and we enjoyed the weekend on beautiful Lake... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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Senator Franken talks about broadband and telehealth in Brainerd

According to the Brainerd Dispatch, Senator Franken was in Brainerd last week talking with local leaders about broadband and telehealth in the area… Maureen Ideker, Director of Telehealth for Essentia Health, talked about how rural doctors use broadband for telemedicine, or health care conducted via phone, internet and video conferencing. ...

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E-Rate Program Update Breakfast Briefing: September 10

I think the Bar Association always does a nice job. I hope to attend and take notes… E-Rate Program Update Breakfast Briefing Thursday Sept 10. 8:15 to 9:15 AM//api-public.addthis.com/url/shares.json?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.mnbar.org%2FMeetings%2FMeeting%3FID%3D863&callback=_ate.cbs.sc_httpwwwmnbarorgmeetingsmeetingid8630 This event is Co-Sponsored by the Communications Law Section and the Minnesota Telecom Alliance. Ms. ... More from Blandin on Broadband

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Sept. 15 Deadline: Quick Grants and R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowships

R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship Deadline: September 15, 2015 This grant is open to established Region 2 artists in all disciplines who have shown sustained commitment and accomplishment in their work as artists for a period of at least five years. ...

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R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship Deadli

R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship Deadline: September 15, 2015 This grant is open to established Region 2 artists in all disciplines who have shown sustained commitment and accomplishment in their work as artists for a period of at least five years. ...

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FREE WILL

The subject of free will has been on my mind sporadically since John David Schirber’s presentation of a Sam Harris overview on the subject several mo ...

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Paper Rush Seat Weaving Class

We all had a great time at the rush seat weaving class at North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota, August 19-20, 2015. Most of the time we... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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Paper Rush Seat Weaving Class

We all had a great time at the rush seat weaving class at North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota, August 19-20, 2015. Most of the time we... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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Hunger Action Month

SECOND HARVEST AND FEEDING AMERICA NETWORK RAISE AWARENESS OF THE ISSUE OF HUNGER THROUGHOUT HUNGER ACTION MONTH             Grand Rapids, MN  (August 27, 2015) – Second Harvest North Central Food Bank, a member of  the Feeding America® nationwide network of food banks, will observe Hunger Action MonthTM – a nationwide initiative designed to mobilize the public to take action on the issue of hunger and join the movement to help end hunger. ...

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How We Spent A Frugal Summer

The last couple of weeks before the kids go back to school always have me a bit wistful. The days are already getting shorter. The weather is getting ...

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SATURDAY ACRYLIC PAINTING CLASSAt the First Stage

SATURDAY ACRYLIC PAINTING CLASSAt the First Stage Gallery510-514 Chestnut Street, VirginiaALL MATERIALS SUPPLIED11 AM TO 1 PMOctober 3, 10, 17, 24Please register by SEPTEMBER 30, 2015 Call art instructor Jane  Wertanen , Master of Fine Arts Degree  (218) 248-8394 or (727) 656-9772Our goal is 2 completed paintings.Appropriate for all people over 14 yrs. ...

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The Duke's Last Movie as “The Shootist” Helps Youngster

John Books, is dying of cancer and just wants to spend his last days with a minimum of pain and some dignity. A old friend and doctor he knows confirms an earlier doctor’s diagnosis and tells Jon he has one or two months to live. ...

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Katrina

This morning, there are the many articles about the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and all the various evils and errors that came from it. Blame, of course, is put on the various government administrations with some people more or less burned in journalistic effigy. ...

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Katrina

This morning, there are the many articles about the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and all the various evils and errors that came from it. Blame, of course, is put on the various government administrations with some people more or less burned in journalistic effigy. ...

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Which Is Better: Cash or Credit?

When the financial experts talk about getting out of debt and staying out, they often talk about cutting up the credit cards for good.   They talk a ...

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8 Things You Should Do Before You Buy New Clothes

One area in your budget that can really get out of hand is your clothing.  From shoes to accessories, it can all add up if you aren’t careful. If you want to save money on clothing, here are 8 things you should do before you buy new clothes:---------- Continues after advertisement ---------- ---------------------------------------------------- 1. ...

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8 Things You Should Do Before You Buy New Clothes

One area in your budget that can really get out of hand is your clothing.  From shoes to accessories, it can all add up if you aren’t careful. If you want to save money on clothing, here are 8 things you should do before you buy new clothes:---------- Continues after advertisement ---------- ---------------------------------------------------- 1. ... More from Northern Cheapskate

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Choose Health

When you choose health and fitness, you're also choosing happiness.Choose HealthWhen you choose health and fitness, you're also choosing happiness.Ampl ...

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