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Stories from Monday, January 4, 2010

David Klee to release new CD (01/04/10)
Dr. David Klee will be releasing his latest CD, "Mi Bonita," on Friday in a special event at The Spice Rack in downtown Cherokee. The original music is "all inspired by Latin music," says Dr. Klee, who is the band director at Buena Vista University and also the owner/operator of the Cherokee Recording Studio and DAK Productions in affiliation with The Spice Rack here in Cherokee...
Jazz & Blues Festival Concerts a 'can't miss' (01/04/10)
When Richie Rosenberg first picked up the trombone in his hometown of Philadelphia, he could never have imagined the musical journey on which his horn would take him. From the George Washington High School Marching Band to the Max Weinberg 7, Richie "LaBamba" Rosenberg has become one of the most recognizable musicians in his field...
January's Sanford Artist of the Month (01/04/10)
Starting Jan. 2, the Sanford Museum's will feature photos from Mike Leckband of Calumet as the January Artist of the Month. Leckband will be displaying 35 photos, including several of his favorite photos of the Cherokee area in the Sanford Museum's East Gallery...
What Santa does after Christmas (01/04/10)
Santa's Adventure By Kiley Kennebeck It was January and Christmas was over. Santa was reading the newspaper when he got a phone call from a teacher named Mrs. Klinker. She asked Santa if he could come to Cherokee and teach her third grade class and straighten them out...
"Manny being Manny" (01/04/10)
Cherokee's Manny Bustos, right, works hard to leverage his opponent during recent wrestling action before the holiday break. The mat Braves renew their season Thursday night in a Lakes Conference double dual at Spencer,which also features Estherville-LC. Photo by Paul Struck...
Couponing's Best-Kept Secrets: Some Days are Better Than Others (01/04/10)
Over the past few months, I've shared a lot of the best secrets for saving on your grocery bill with coupons. But are you ready for one of the biggest secrets of all? Even more surprisingly, this one does not involve a single coupon ... Super-Couponing Secret: The day of the week we shop makes a huge difference how much money we can save...
Basic Biittner: The year in review (01/04/10)
One thing you can always count on in late December - the media will be full of "Best Of the Year" lists - The year's top movies, the top news stories, top music, etc., etc. And this year is even worse, because, by many people's figuring, 2009 marks the end of the decade. So, in addition to the usual "Best of the Year" lists, we also inundated with "Best of the Decade" lists...
Happy New Year! (01/04/10)
Winter walking safety (01/04/10)
With a few more months of winter ahead of us and snow and ice covering many of our walkways and roadways, we caution area residents that slips, trips, and falls can cause not only debilitating injuries, they're the second leading cause of accidental death in the United States...