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Every New Beginning

I heard a line in a song stating “Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.”  It seems appropriate.  It is with mixed emotions that I write this blog entry because it will be my last one as the … Continue reading

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Mercury 101: The Basics (In Layman’s Terms)

“Do you know what Mercury is?” This is a fascinating question to ask during a tour, especially if there is a wide range of age groups present.  Children are usually the first to throw up their hands with “Me! Pick … Continue reading

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Riding Through a Winter Wonderland

We are all very excited to hear that the Sumpter Valley Railroad’s “Christmas Train” will be coming through Sumpter this year. Joining the City of Sumpter’s annual Christmas Celebrations, the train will be making several runs on Saturday, December the … Continue reading

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Thank You , Marv.

Each year the Sumpter Valley Dredge State Park has the pleasure of having hosts come to our park to assist us with the maintenance and interpretive duties that come with making the state park what it is.  This year we … Continue reading

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Dredge Workers Reunion

If you are interested in living history, come out and join us for the annual Dredge Worker’s Reunion! Former dredge workers and their families will meet down by the dredge at noon on Saturday July 16th. Everyone is welcome, so … Continue reading

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