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It's the End of the Run for this Amazing Little Flower Shop

Summer interns Chelsea and Isabel found an amazing little greenhouse store near tiny Cormorant whose history runs at least 40 years. But this is the last year for this iconic roadside stop. Check out the story and photos!

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Chelsea plans a busy summer behind the camera lens

Chelsea grew up in Minneapolis, but as a University of Minnesota-Morris student, she is discovering why small towns are cool! Watch for her and Isabel as they travel west central Minnesota this summer as our Live Wide Open photography interns!

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Meet Lindsay, a "20 Under 40" honoree in Breckenridge

Lindsay Smith can’t say enough about Breckenridge as a great place to raise a family. She was recently honored as a “20 Under 40” nominee by the local newspaper. Her story helps explain why!

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Growing creativity in rural Audubon

The Carlsons gave up the corporate life to build a business in rural Audubon. Live Wide Open’s Rick Schara writes about his surprising find in rural Audubon and how the Carlsons are building community.

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Emma: From Portland to Alexandria via Sweden

Emma grew up in Portland, Oregon, and found her way to west central Minnesota via Sweden. How she found her new job with the Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management makes quite a traveling tale. Check it out!

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