January 8, 2012 - January 14, 2012
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»

January 14, 2012

To: Carole Larson
Happy birthday to Carole in coon rapids, mn from your daughters who are,with apology sitting in your seats here at the Fitzgerald Theater. Chug down an Ensure and take a rain check.
—Kim and Jackie Pierson

January 13, 2012

To: Jack Fraunfelder
A 70th Birthday haiku for Pop Jack: Flannel plaid year-round Washing dishes, no complaints NPR is on.
—Sarah Fraunfelder

To: Kate
Kate, As always I love you. I have been enjoying our challenging puzzel nights with Prairie Home Companion cheering us on, at least in our heads.
—John Burggraff

January 11, 2012

To: Sweet Annie
To: Sweet Annie from Seattle From: Your Southern Suitor Will you be my Special Gal? You donít have to answer today, but I moved the livestock outía the house just-in-case you say yes. (in the theater on 14 January - thanks)
—Ken Pittman

January 9, 2012

To: Laura and Bryan Peterson
The forest service finally came through with your permit for the wedding. Want to do it again in snowshoes?
—Steve Rogers

To: Kurt Heinzerling
Best wishes from Mom for your Valentine Birthday soon to arrive. Begin to prepare now to enjoy yourself.
—Patricia E. Heinzerling
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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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