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Freedom to say yes or no

Retired teacher Mary Carlson takes advantage of travelling, drawing and volunteering “Let’s go look at Americana,” is an expression former Minnehaha health teacher and sports coach Mary Carlson often hears from her husband. “That means let’s just go back-road to some little town,” said Carlson, who retired in June after …

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JJ after retirement

“No make-up, no rush, no hour one” “The minute I retired, the list was in my head, and I don’t know where it came from,” said former Minnehaha English teacher, Janet Johnson. Johnson explained that this list of “things she has to do to justify her existence as a retired …

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