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There’s a holiday this week. Sunday is Mother-In-Law Day. Give the lady a call!
If you haven’t already been deluged with breast cancer awareness information, October is breast cancer awareness month. If you are a woman 40 years of age or older, don’t forget to schedule your annual mammogram.
According to the Huffington Post, 50 percent of Americans support the legalization of marijuana.
If you’re bored (and have an iPhone) there’s a new app available for you: “MEanderthal” turns your photo into a picture of an early human.
If you’ve been waiting for the Meeker Public Library’s digital access to offer e-books for your Kindle e-reader, your wait is over. Kindle e-books are now available. Visit and click “display.”
Make sure you take time to check out the annual Halloween display at Antler Taxidermy on Market Street. Proprietors Bill and Donna Wille put out one of the most creative Halloween displays on this side of the state every year.
Happy birthday this week to Ethan Turner, Oct. 20; Mary Cunningham, Pat Darrow, Mike Lopez, Gerald Morris and Jenna Walsh, Oct. 21; Karrin Mezarina and Jamie Gillis, Oct. 22; Jason Back, Sally Johnson, Sheila Purvis, Rhonda Cochran and Bob Eggebraten, Oct. 23; Rita Proctor and Cindy Nelson, Oct. 24; Sierra Gomez, Oct. 25; Dennis Rohn, Nick Cojucaru, Linda Ebersole and Jake Massey, Oct. 26.
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