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The Electoral College voted December 14 to confirm the election of Joe Biden as our next president. As a former government teacher and elected office-holder in my city/school district (mentioned only for context), it made me pause to reflect on what has happened the past four years politically.

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This letter is in regard to Belle Plaine Historical Society’s annual Traditions to Celebrate the Spirit of the Season tree lighting and gathering.

I recommend Gary Steinhagen and Terry Morrision for the Belle Plaine School Board. They live on farms and have pledged to support the Belle Plaine FFA Chapter.

It was National 4-H Week again. I have 60 years of involvement in Scott County 4-H.

On Wednesday, January 31, at 7:30 p.m., the Friends of Rush River (FORR) met at the Henderson RoadHaus Event Center.

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