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Local runners in MMRF 5K



The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) held a 5K walk/run at Lake Phalen Regional Park in St. Paul Saturday, Sept. 30. The team "Richard's Racers" was made up of 23 Libbesmeier family members who participated in this fundraiser.

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St. Wendelin breakfast Nov. 18



The Christian Women of

St. Wendelin Parish will sponsor their annual breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, Nov. 18 at Mary Hall.

The menu will include Peps pork sausage, ham pancakes with toppings, scrambled eggs, fruit, toast, fresh-baked rolls and beverages.

There will also be a bake and craft sale and raffle.

Sunday Mass at St. Wendelin's is at 9 a.m.

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Local runners in MMRF 5K



The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) held a 5K walk/run at Lake Phalen Regional Park in St. Paul Saturday, Sept. 30. The team "Richard's Racers" was made up of 23 Libbesmeier family members who participated in this fundraiser.

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Nov. 1 inaugural 'National Bison Day'



Bison 101 class offered Nov. 23

month for interested bison producers

Groups representing farmers, ranchers, Native American tribes, and conservationists have launched National Bison Day to be recognized the first Thursday of each November. National Bison Day provides an opportunity to recognize the historic role of bison in America and the efforts to restore bison as a part of a sustainable food system.

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Commissioner's November Column



By Dave Frederickson

The deepening drought is not just a concern for farmers - it's a concern for all Minnesotans and anyone who cares about our state economy. Minnesota's agriculture and food sector generates nearly $75 billion in total economic activity for our state, and the sector has a total employment impact of more than 340,000 jobs.

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