January 15, 2012 - January 21, 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 21, 2012

To: peggy
to my dear wife , molly is in boot camp and i no your baby is gone but not for good she is one of the best things we ever did! she will be ok love always dano
—danny hunt

To: Ruth
Have a successful spring semester at Macalester. Remember to be safe. Have fun. And don't eat anything bigger than your head. Love mom
—Margaret Pardini

January 20, 2012

To: Jennifer Wier
Jen & Ben, Enjoy the show and give our love to our grandson, Elden. Looking forward to next weekend.
—Dennis & Patti Mele

To: Elden
Hello to our baby boy Elden, the family's first native-born Minnesotan. And hello to babysitters Colleen and Bob. Thanks for the night out!
—Jennifer & Benjamin Wier

To: Chris and Johanna
As a wise couple who have done it all before, you are role models to us as we grow together. Much love - Ann and Yakub
—Ann and Yakub Poulsen

To: One Million in Wisconsin
Congratulations to the One Million in Wisconsin! This week you submitted signatures to recall the governor!
—Fay McClurg

To: Geoff
Happy birthday, from Cat and me! We love you very much, and hope your late twenties are less turbulent than your early twenties!
—Olivia Cacchione

To: Claire and Julia
We hope you enjoy your first live visit to Lake Wobegon. Even though you are only teenagers, may it inspire you to reamin creative, thoughtful and funny throughout the years! Love mom and dad.
—Mary Coulter

January 18, 2012

To: Mom, Dad, Dan & Pam
Simply amazing that a radio show still brings families together! We're there with you, with our ear to the radio! Warm, wintery loves to you all!
—Sarah McFarland

January 17, 2012

To: Alan Rabinowitz
Dad, Happy birthday and thanks from your children and grandchildren for 85 years of working to change the world- and guess what, it IS changing!
—Peter Rabinowitz

January 16, 2012

To: Ernie
Happy 57th B-day to the coolest and hippest dad in the Green Mountain State
—Kyle Wheeler
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Old Sweet Songs: A Prairie Home Companion 1974-1976

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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