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15 Cinco de Mayo Recipes to Spice Up Your Fiesta

15 Cinco de Mayo Recipes to Spice Up Your Fiesta | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Cinco de Mayo may be happening on a Monday this year, but you can still throw a raucous fiesta full of music, fun and and delicious food It's easy to grab a six pack of Coronas and pop open a bag of store-bought tortilla chips and salsa, but that...
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From Croatia to CES: The story of Teddy the Guardian's unlikely Las Vegas debut

From Croatia to CES: The story of Teddy the Guardian's unlikely Las Vegas debut | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Sometimes it's the deceptively simple solutions to complex problems that show the most potential. Sometimes those solutions come from unexpected places. And, sometimes, you can find true innovation on the CES show floor.
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Owatonna's Kirsten Elstad is volleyball player of the year - Southernminn.com

Owatonna's Kirsten Elstad is volleyball player of the year - Southernminn.com | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Owatonna's Kirsten Elstad is volleyball player of the year
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Owatonna senior co-captain Kirsten Elstad served as a leader for the Huskies on an off the court this season. (Kaleb Roedel/People's Press).
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Happy 85th Birthday, Mickey Mouse! - Do You Remember

Happy 85th Birthday, Mickey Mouse! - Do You Remember | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
On this day in 1928, Walt Disney's iconic creation appeared in his first feature, Steamboat Willie.
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Print, unfit: The erosion of the traditional news media [infographic]

Print, unfit: The erosion of the traditional news media [infographic] | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
There’s not a question in anyone’s mind that old-fashioned media, from newspapers to magazines to the once-sacred nightly newscast, has fallen on hard times.
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1 Arrested After Police Recover Pit Bulls, Dog Fighting Manuals

1 Arrested After Police Recover Pit Bulls, Dog Fighting Manuals | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota law enforcement has recovered 15 pit bulls, dog fighting manuals, guns, drugs and paraphernalia after executing 10 search warrants at addresses connected to a suspected dog fighter.
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Owatonna Degner Regional Airport | City of Owatonna

Owatonna Degner Regional Airport | City of Owatonna | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Owatonna Degner Regional Airport is a vital economic development tool in the Owatonna community, and is positioned to meet the growing needs of business and recreational aviation.
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1st Annual Runway 5k at Sunset Fun Run
Saturday, August 24, 2013
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Time to support United Way of Steele County

Time to support United Way of Steele County | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
If you want to see the good that United Way of Steele County does, just take a look at one of the key initiatives it plans on funding in 2014. (Thanks to #Owatonna Peoples Press for their ongoing support!
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How To Create A Screensaver From A PowerPoint Presentation

How To Create A Screensaver From A PowerPoint Presentation | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it

Whatever the reason may be, you can easily convert your PowerPoint presentation slides into a screensaver. There are many third-party applications that offer conversion and some even charge some money for it. However, if you follow the instructions in this post, you won’t have to pay or download any application or program. You can easily set a slide or two—or even your whole presentation—into a screensaver that you can always see on your desktop.


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Mark E. Deschaine Ph.D.'s curator insight, July 17, 2013 6:11 PM

What a great way to teach information with repetition ....

Gail Spidla's curator insight, July 23, 2013 2:03 PM

What a good idea if you already have the PowerPoint made and want to revisit it often. I made a PPT for my daughter's wedding and she might like to try this.

Coletta P. Kahn's comment, July 26, 2013 12:03 AM
good!!
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Keyboard Case Turns Your iPad Into a Pint-Sized Piano

Keyboard Case Turns Your iPad Into a Pint-Sized Piano | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
While there are many iPad cases out there with built in keyboards, one company is attempting to bring a more musical type of keyboard to the iPad.
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Seeing Is Believing: Using Virtual Reality to Change You and Society | The Business Desk with Paul Solman | PBS NewsHour | PBS

Seeing Is Believing: Using Virtual Reality to Change You and Society | The Business Desk with Paul Solman | PBS NewsHour | PBS | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Seeing Is Believing: Using Virtual Reality to Change You and Society
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Minn. Fans React To Imminent Dome Deflation

Minn. Fans React To Imminent Dome Deflation | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Love it or hate it, the white-domed roof is soon to be gone. By Saturday night, the teflon bubble that’s been a part of the Twin Cities skyline for more than 30 years will likely be gone.
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Vote for Bright Light Parade for the Shine A Light Tour

Vote for Bright Light Parade for the Shine A Light Tour | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
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Ow.ly - image uploaded by @BremerBank

Ow.ly - image uploaded by @BremerBank | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
RT @BremerBank: Celebrating @ottobremer grant supporting #Owatonna baseball! http://t.co/Z4s6osxRHr @OTownBaseball
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Minn. Gets Federal OK For $58M To Aid Vulnerable

Minn. Gets Federal OK For $58M To Aid Vulnerable | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has received approval from the federal government to direct $58 million over four years into services meant to help senior citizens and people with disabilities in their homes.
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Some High Schoolers Built a Satellite and NASA Just Sent It to Space

Some High Schoolers Built a Satellite and NASA Just Sent It to Space | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Three satellites—or Cubesats—similar to the TJ3Sat floating above Earth last year (NASA)So, last night, a rocket took off. It launched from an island in Virginia, turned east over the Atlantic Ocean, and sailed into the atmosphere.
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This iPhone Chip Turns Us All Into Activity Trackers — Whether We Want To or Not | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

This iPhone Chip Turns Us All Into Activity Trackers — Whether We Want To or Not | Wired Opinion | Wired.com | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
The separate M7 coprocessor makes constant activity tracking more power-efficient, which means we’ll start to see more Quantified Self (QS) apps without a noticeable drain on the battery.
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Amazon Debuts Online Store for Fine Art

Amazon Debuts Online Store for Fine Art | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Would you like some fine art with your hand soap and toothpaste?
Amazon announced the launch of an art marketplace on Tuesday that will live at Amazon.com/art.
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Teens low in omega-3s are more hyper, anxious

Teens low in omega-3s are more hyper, anxious | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
A study using rats found the deficiency can have worsened effects over consecutive generations.
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On Breaking Inequality

On Breaking Inequality | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Tonight’s headlines will be about the Dow's 15,056 close. And corporate profit margins are at all-time highs.Description: The Dow’s record-high close is all anyone’s talking about. Never mind the crackup boom.
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Owatonna man killed in Waseca County crash

Owatonna man killed in Waseca County crash | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
NEW RICHLAND — A driver was killed Wednesday when the pickup truck he was driving was hit by a semi tractor and trailer at the intersection of Highway
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Attention, Shoppers: Store Is Tracking Your Cell

Attention, Shoppers: Store Is Tracking Your Cell | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it

Using video surveillance, and signals from shoppers’ cellphones and apps, retailers are tracking customers’ behavior and moods.

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Firing of attractive assistant is legal, Iowa top court rules

Firing of attractive assistant is legal, Iowa top court rules | Owatonna Web | Scoop.it
Court says dentist's decision to fire assistant he found irresistible is legal because it was motivated by feelings, not gender
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Like I said yesterday, Iowa is Doomed!

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