Merry Christmas and a Very Happy New Year

Wishing you joy, hope, and the peace that Christ gave through His birth. Thank you for your prayers, friendship, and support during the past four years. Best wishes in 2011 and always, Teri, Rich, & Megan Murrison

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Veterans, duty, and trouble

At the Tuolumne Veterans Day Ceremony today I got to thinking about the tremendous sacrifices made by men and women who gave so much for their country – our country.  I was thinking about the strong sense of duty that drove many of them to leave home, family, friends, and country that we might be […]

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Silent nights, Delta decisions

When I awoke this morning, our yard was covered in snow. Its beauty was breath-taking. Had I not known it was snowing when I went to bed, I would not have anticipated what awaited me this morning. The snow fell silently all night without announcing its presence through blustery wind and deafening downpour. There’s something going on now […]

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Hurrah: snow, CDBG, 2nd term, and Christmas!

OK, I admit this photo wasn’t taken this year and that my nose would make even Rudolph envious, but snow is falling above 3,000′, our balcony has a dusting of powder  on it, and the yard could look like this tomorrow. Hurrah! We’re supposed to get a lot of precipitation, hopefully as snow, in the next few […]

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Thankfulness for vets, community spirit

Happy Thanksgiving! This Thursday and every day, I am thankful for you and for our veterans who gave more than we know for country and community. I was out of the state on Veterans Day, but hear that Supervisor Pland filled in quite ably and well for me. Second, I am thankful for folks who see […]

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