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Redwood Falls Gazette - Redwood Falls - MN
  • Morning Minutes: Nov. 1

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  • Word of the Day
    Amok uh-MUK (adverb) In a murderously frenzied state; in a violently raging manner; in an undisciplined, uncontrolled or faulty manner - www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    Project Vote Smart
    www.votesmart.org
    This is a nonpartisan, volunteer-based website that is dedicated to educating fellow citizens about political candidates’ backgrounds, experiences and stances on issues. This website claims to accept no funding money from interest groups and offers useful, independent information on federal, state and local candidates. Check it out before you head to the polls tomorrow.
    Number to Know
    1966: Year when the New Orleans Saints football team was founded. It happened on this date - All Saints’ Day, appropriately enough.
    This Day in History
    Nov. 1, 1960: While campaigning for president, John F. Kennedy announces his idea of the Peace Corps.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actress Jenny McCarthy (40)
    Daily Quote
    “A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.” - James Freeman Clarke
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