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Stepping Stones & Blended Families

By Ken Cooper | February 13, 2023

Kristine Valk and Asha Bianca are 2 local moms in blended families.  As they talked about their shared experience they realized they wished there had been a book to help…

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Stepping Stones pt 2

By Ken Cooper | February 22, 2023

We continue our conversation about blended families.  I’m  talking with two local authors, Kristine Valk and Asha Bianca about their book Stepping Stones; Blended Families and onus Parenting at it’s Best. 

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It’s a Long Road Back Home Again

By Ken Cooper | January 26, 2023

A conversation with Patrick Longmeier who grew up in MN, moved to TX fell in love with BBQ and came back home.

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La Crosse Area News

Around River City Podcast

There something special about the people around here. Listen to the Around River Podcast and you'll begin to know why.

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Around River City News

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