Ballpeen

Ballpeen commented on LETTERS FROM READERS - 10-7-2020

It was a cold early morning. The clouds had moved into Wisconsin and the benefit was ours. The stars were out and were sparkled like bits of diamond dust by a big buttery moon. A harvest moon, it was. And the past peak leaves rustled against the dry grass in the yards of McGregor.

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Ballpeen commented on LETTERS FROM READERS - 8-19-2020

McGregor Minnesota used to be nothing more than a water stop for the steam driven locomotives that shook the ground, pulling carloads of pioneering passengers to and from the more impressive stops along the Northern Pacific and Soo Line train tracks back in the 1930's. Then, in the early …