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Remembering The Old Man

I have thought about my father, John Somerville Ruenitz, frequently as the the Covid-19 vaccines have been deployed over the last six months. He did not have a smallpox vaccination scar on his shoulder. He survived smallpox during basic training … Continue reading

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Proud of the Blue and Gold (not just a visa card)

OK you Windom Grads, gather ’round. I need to tell the history of a famous son. The one who spread Windom High School colors of Blue and Gold worldwide. I grew up in Windom, Minnesota. Yes, I am proud that … Continue reading

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Our Three Month Visit to North America

I originally titled this as our visit to the United States, only later realizing that we went up to Canada so “North America” is more appropriate.  Wish we could have co-ordinated a run down to Todos Santos, BCS, Mexico to … Continue reading

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