Sunday Night

By MaryHelen Swanson, editor— There are so many things you can’t tell children about being a mother, not even your daughters. And especially I think not your sons. I know they wouldn’t believe you anyway. You say to your daughters, “you’ll understand when you are a mother yourself,” but you might as well be talking […]

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By MaryHelen Swanson, editor It was wonderful having such a warm winter here in EC Minnesota. We missed all the bad storms, but still managed one snow day for the fun it brought to kids who got to skip school and an editor who couldn’t get out of her driveway. My kids and I used […]

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By MaryHelen Swanson, editor— The heart and soul of a community lies in its volunteers. In the Post Review readership area alone, thousands and thousands of hours of volunteer work are provided each year. You don’t think you have anything to offer? Well that just isn’t true. You are needed. You are needed by youth […]

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By MaryHelen Swanson, editor When we think of immigrants in the late 1800s, we think of people who came to this country to work the fields, clear the land and use their brawn to craft a life in a vast wilderness. We usually don’t think of them as poets. But last week, I learned about […]

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By MaryHelen Swanson, editor— Concerned I am concerned with a stadium proposal that would rely on $72 million from electronic pull-tab and electric bingo money. Take it from one who (I’ll admit it) is all too familiar with gambling and how it so easily relieves you of your hard-earned cash, that $72 million is taxpayers’ money. […]

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By MaryHelen Swanson, editor Wonderful, Wow, Way to go! Three big W’s for M&M’s®. This past weekend, while on a road trip with my husband, we stopped at an isolated gas station/C-store for that inevitable break one must take after riding for hours while consuming another station’s large coffee. On the way back to the […]

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