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A need for gratitude

Having read the article of Saturday, Nov. 17, entitled: “Country Needs All Hands On Deck” by Jan Archer, I couldn’t agree more!

Jan expressed some of the thoughts I had regarding the recognition and gratitude we need to have for our families, our country, our homes, our food and our jobs and how causing difficulties by striking at a local market is not working toward the greater good! Let’s count our blessings and support our hometown businesses so they can thrive, thereby helping to heal our local economy.

Be grateful for the job you have and quit whining!

Karin Rasmussen

Grass Valley

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