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Stories from Wednesday, November 7, 2007

A Cultural Music Event (11/07/07)
On Nov. 15, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., you can join the Cherokee Arts Council for a musical stroll though the heart of Cherokee's cultural and entertainment district. The Cherokee Arts Council is the sponsor of "A Cultural Music Event." Tickets for this evening event will be $15 and all proceeds from the event go towards projects sponsored by the Cherokee Arts Council...
Long delayed honor (11/07/07)
Art Eide of Cherokee was finally recognized for his heroic service to his country, more than 60 years after the event. The 87-year-old lifelong Cherokee resident recently received the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart from the United States Defense Department. ...
Struck Strikes Out: Mark the Beer Guy (11/07/07)
For many Minnesota Twins and Minnesota Vikings fans, Mark the Beer Guy is one noticeable, cool cat - especially on really hot game days when a cold brewski soothes the palate. The fact that self-named Mark the Beer Guy also entertains, titillates, and livens up the MetroDome crowds with his theatrics, sense of humor, and incomparable pouring skills only adds to the experience...
Winding Roads:Cheap labor not so cheap (11/07/07)
With all of the hullabaloo being raised in New York about wanting to give illegals a driver's license, it just irritates me plenty. Why these folks supporting illegals just don't see the light is beyond me Recently I had someone remind me, as if I needed to be reminded, about the true cost of tomato pickers for example. We hear so often that these folks cross over the borders illegally to be employed and serve our needs for keeping costs down...
Bush gives us history lessons (11/07/07)
Once again, President Bush amazes us with his unusual use of historical events to justify proposed policy. A few weeks ago, he referred to the negative consequences of withdrawing from Vietnam after 50,000 American deaths as justification for continuing on in Iraq, where the death toll of Americans is now at about 3,900...