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Mar.25.2014
SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK               After three decades as a volunteer firefighter, I … hurt. A lot, especially when it’s cold. Recently I’ve been seen wearing a sling, to let my arm heal after I bent an elbow the wrong way. (I don’t...
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Jan.16.2014
SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK               Years ago I shopped at a place called Excel Home Furnishings on the north  side of the Noble County Courthouse square. I liked wandering around the second floor, because they’d installed enclosed...
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Nov.22.2013
            In 1859, fire breaks out in the Noble County Courthouse in Chapter One of Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights: A Century Or So With The Albion Fire Department:              ...
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Nov.19.2013
            We had a lot of damage in Noble County from the storm Sunday, including what may have been a tornado touchdown up in the northeast area of our county, but no injury reports that I’m aware of. Other people had it much, much worse – a...
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Nov.04.2013
            In addition to being available for sale at the Albion New Era office on South Main Street and from the fire department, Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights: A Century or So With the Albion Fire Department is also for sale at the Brick...
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Oct.17.2013
Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights will be available at the Breakfast With the Firefighters Saturday morning at the Albion Fire Station, 8-11 a.m.   On an unrelated note, here’s a photo Emily snapped of me at Yesterday’s Whitley County Writer’s Group:   http://markrhunter.blogspot.com/2013/...
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Aug.09.2013
    SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK                 Sometimes my life seems a little … surreal.               Like something out of a TV show surreal. One of those TV shows...
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Aug.05.2013
            A little writing update: While we were in Missouri I made it a point to work an hour or two each day on my Storm Chaser sequel, which was original called Storm Damage but now has the working title of The Notorious Ian Grant. (...
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Jul.20.2013
Things went well yesterday: We haven’t counted how many copies of Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights were sold, but it was more than twice as many as any previous book signings – not including people who pre-ordered, but weren’t able to come. We're only a dozen or so new sales from the break-even...
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Jul.12.2013
The TV interview for Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights is now up on the Indiana’s News Center website:   http://www.indianasnewscenter.com/features/your-country/A-History-of-Service-in-a-Small-Indiana-Town-215252001.html   Thanks to Eric Olson for doing the interview!