March 6, 2011 - March 12, 2011
The most recent week's greetings, Sunday through Saturday, are posted here in descending order. Scroll down to see previous days. Reach out and touch someone! Send your own greeting»

March 12, 2011

To: Nancy, Mark and Mike
May our prayers and thoughts be with you during this time of sadness with the passing of your mother. We shall be seeing you soon. Love, from your Australian family xx
—Lauren Solomonson

March 11, 2011

To: Andy
Congratulations to Episcopal Deacon Andy Shamel, finishing his master's thesis on preaching and The News from Lake Wobegon.
—Cindy Shamel

March 10, 2011

To: Lloyd the Lawyer, and Sheila the English Major
Hello to Lloyd the Lawyer and Sheila the English Major, Indianapolitans whom we met, apres-ski, in the Tabernash Bar outside Winter Park, CO. Nice exchanging pleasantries with fellow liberals! Signed, Joy and Kathy, the "Minnesota Girls"
—Joy Norquist

March 9, 2011

To: Christopher Hawley
Happy BIRTHDAY to my brother Christopher Hawley, who is a PHC fan from way back in the day, and who has his own show on community radio on Cape Cod!
—Kim Hawley

To: Rosie
Happy Belated Birthday to my friend Rosie in the Netherlands! I forgot to send a greeting on Prairie Home Companion! Please don't hurt me.
—Josh C

March 8, 2011

To: Betty & Roy Klaviter
Happy Anniversary! We know you are listening, as you have been every Saturday night for most of the last 42 years. Love, your children.
—Maggie Barch

March 6, 2011

To: Kelly Roth
For Lowell Mar. 6 Show: "All my love to Kelly from Jeff for carrying our second child and first son."
—Jeff Roth
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Old Sweet Songs

Lovingly selected from the earliest archives of A Prairie Home Companion, this heirloom collection represents the music from earliest years of the now legendary show: 1974–1976. With songs and tunes from jazz pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull and the first house band, The Powdermilk Biscuit Band (Adam Granger, Bob Douglas and Mary DuShane).

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