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WWII Vet Returns Sword To Japanese Family

Orvall Amdahl clearly remembers the day his life would be forever changed. “November 19, 1942 I left San Francisco,” recalls the 94-year old from Lanesboro.

09/20/2013

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Best Last Minute Labor Day Vacation Spots In Minnesota

Last-minute Labor Day plans can be stressful, but it’s not impossible to plan a fun weekend away on short notice.

08/17/2013

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Hail Pounds Parts Of Wis., Minn.

Thunderstorms packing heavy rain, hail and high winds have pounded parts of southwestern Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a cooperative observer measured 2.5-inch hail near La Crosse Thursday.

07/25/2013

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Goin’ To The Lake: Frank & Chris Visit Lanesboro

All this week Frank Vascellaro and Chris Shaffer have been at the lake…or many lakes. On Friday, the guys went south of the Twin Cities to Lanesboro, Minn.

06/14/2013

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Small Team, Big Success: Lanesboro H.S. Boys’ Basketball

A visitor walking into the gymnasium at Lanesboro High School might notice a couple of unique things. First, it would be the mascot.

02/19/2013

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Valentine’s Day Getaway Destinations In Minnesota

Take a closer look at some of Minnesota’s most romantic and charming destinations for your Valentine’s Day getaway.

02/02/2013

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Wander Minnesota: A Guide to December

Minnesota is pretty festival-friendly all year long, but December is more jam-packed than any other month. Here are just a few of the events taking place around the state (outside of the metro area) by the end of 2012.

11/30/2012

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Finding Minnesota: Small Town Drama

Funding cuts and the recession have created hard times for many actors. But somehow, a professional theater in a small Minnesota town is still thriving.

04/08/2012

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Wander Minnesota: A Good Excuse For A Drive South

One of the many backroads and byways described in the book is a trip to one of my favorite places — Lanesboro. Among the many gems in that southeastern town, located along the Root River and tucked against river bluffs, is the Commonweal Theatre.

06/09/2011

Lanesboro's #6 Lucas Johnson tries to tackle Cromwell quarterback Cromwell Jordon. (credit: Lou Michaels)

Cromwell Beats Lanesboro, 49-42

Cromwell senior quarterback Jordan Suhonen set Prep Bowl records of 382 yards and five touchdowns rushing as the Cardinals beat Lanesboro 49-42 in the Class 9-Man state championship.

11/26/2010

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Best Places To Stay In Lanesboro

Lanesboro — it’s close enough for a day trip from the Twin Cities, but with all the inns and bed and breakfasts in town, there’s no reason to not make it a longer trip. Blogger and author Amy C. Rea recently spent some time in Lanesboro, and checked out a number of places to stay while you’re in town. On her blog, A Closer Look At Flyover Land, she details her adventure in getting lost around Lanesboro and fun things to do around town.

CBS Minnesota–11/02/2010

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