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February's unemployment rate for our rural county dipped by three-tenths of a percent. How's employment in your neighborhood?
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Here it is, Women's History Month, and the U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments in what could become the largest class action lawsuit in history. How will the Justices rule?
Power failures are frequent during winter storms. We had one yesterday that lasted more than six hours.
Cold, wind and rain in the foothills and snow up the mountain are keeping Spring at bay. But I'm trying not to complain too loudly.
The tragedy is too much for mere words, yet words are all I have...
Humans are not the only interesting creatures on earth. At our place, the feathered and furry are equally fascinating.
The season of gold is upon us.
Meeting Abe on his 202nd birthday was an unexpected delight .
About 10 million birds pass through California's Delta every year. Sweetheart Al and I were thrilled by a few thousand one bright morning not long ago.
Living way out in the sticks like we do means we have few conveniences. No drive-ins nearby, no clothing stores, not even a cell phone connection. But we are surrounded with beauty so exquisite it can steal your breath away or fill your eyes with tears.
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