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Photos: Nov. 22 issue

This past week the weather was unseasonably warm and rainy. The days are getting darker earlier. This photo was taken at 6 p.m. (Photo by Teri Cadeau)1 / 3
Doug Buell finds an off-ice use for a hockey stick in the parking lot of First United Methodist Church, during the a church bazaar on Saturday. Although the bazaar is a fundraiser for the United Methodist Women, many “handsome” men were recruited to help in ancillary capacities. Buell, a member of First United Methodist Church, stressed that another member, Charlie Kosch, get credit for the idea of using hockey sticks. (Photo by Naomi Yaeger)2 / 3
“Clean water is essential to life,” said Dave Zentner, past national president of the Izaak Walton League, speaking on Nov. 17. Zentner and other local people held a press conference to raise concerns about the PolyMet mine plan on the Iron Range. The Environmental Impact Statement comment period is open until Dec. 14; information is available at the Department of Natural Resources website at (Photo by Richard Thomas)3 / 3

Now is the fall bazaar season. The Budgeteer encourages you to send in photos from your faith group’s or other group’s bazaar or craft sale. Send a .jpg to Also send us enough information to write a caption. Include, who, what, when, where and how. Newspaper styles requires that clearly identifiable faces include  first and last names are used in captions.