Sweetgrass - or "Wiingashk" in the Ojibwe language - is used in ceremonies and signifies the hair of Mother Nature or "Ogashiinan."
According to the Ojibwe culture, sweetgrass purifies the negative with the positive.
Question: I know you are always talking about the number of traffic deaths in Minnesota for each year, but how many have there been in the past 10 years? It's hard to think about what the big picture might be without knowing more.
Programs coming to Staples library
STAPLES - The Staples Public Library will be hosting two upcoming programs.
Adventures With Coffee will be held Thursday with storyteller Pam Collins in the RoundHouse for children ages 3 to 5.
Need a New Year's Resolution that will surely inspire and motivate you?
Consider becoming a mentor to a child. There's no better time "to pay it forward" than during January's National Mentoring Month.