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Wheelin' with Web | Bluff County Reader

Vol. 4, No. 44 You’re probably getting sick of my ‘road trips’, but had another 1,122 miles last weekend, and this coming article will have another one. I didn’t seem to have to worry this summer about material, and now that the fall season is

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Wheelin' with Web | Bluff County Reader

Vol. 4, No. 43 The last completed ‘road trip’ was 1,147 miles. Lots of high-lights and no low-lights. How many of you are on a ‘sleep machine’? I had my annual review last week and came out with a ‘passing grade’; which simply means I’

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Wheelin' with Web | Bluff County Reader

                  Vol. 4, No. 42 How are you handling the ‘hands-free’ law? Successfully, I hope. The end-of-July local papers had a real good article on the la

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Wheelin' with Web | Bluff County Reader

                  Vol. 4, No. 41 1,192 miles later I got back to Halstad, after my latest ‘road trip’.  As I mentioned in last week’s column, w

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Wheelin’ With WEB By Bill Bentson Vol. 4, No. 40

Heading out for the southeast again this weekend.  I have a Minnesota High School Basketball Hall of Fame meeting on Thursday, and then on Saturday I’ll be announcing the Fountain 150th celebration parade.  Monday and Tuesday our HOF members will b

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Wheelin' with Web | Bluff County Reader

Results from Whalen tournament… Thursday July 4th, 12 & Under tournament Cresco crush Gamblers, st. Charles Dover/Eyota - Storm Cresco Chaos   Saturday, July 6th, 14 & Under tournament Gamblers-Goodie , St. Ch

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Wheelin' with Web By Bill Bentson Vol. 4., No.39

No ‘road trips’ this past week. No need to look back into last week’s ‘weekly Reader’, as I didn’t have any trivia questions. And unless I’m just not getting them, I’m not getting any responses to my questions anyway. My summertime read

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Wheelin' with Web By Bill Bentson Vol. 4., No.38

Don’t know what the weather has been down in the southeast part of the state, but up here in the northwest we’re WET.  In an 80-mile radius of Halstad we’ve had anywhere from two to five inches of rain.  Now we need about five straight days of

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Wheelin' with Web By Bill Bentson Vol. 4., No.37

No drama this week.  No ambulance trip and no truck breakdown, which has ‘highlighted’ the WEB the past two weeks.  The hose on my ‘sleep machine’ came out during the night, so only got three + hours on my machine.  Other than that, no issue

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Wheelin' with Web By Bill Bentson Vol. 4., No.36

By Bill Bentson Vol 4, No. 36 The ‘road trips’ continue, but the latest was unexpected, and really, unwanted. This past Monday (June 24), Carol (my wife) and I celebrated our 52nd wedding anniversary. We decided to go over to Mahnomen, have lun

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