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LONG LIVE THE KING — Wayne’s “Diamond King” ready to leave his throne

Randy Pedersen has been selling diamonds in Wayne for almost 40 years, but the self-proclaimed “Diamond King” is ready to retire and will soon be closing The Diamond Center in downtown Wayne. (Photo by Michael Carnes) Never mind the old saying — Randy Pedersen has shown that you CAN go home again. The 69-year-old jeweler […]

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Hanson gets a fresh start here in yoga discovery

Kessy Hanson rediscovered yoga after moving to Wayne and can be found teaching yoga on the lawn at the Wayne County Courthouse during the twice-weekly Farmers Market. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) A fresh start with her life was something Kessy Hanson was looking for when she and her two young sons moved to Wayne. […]

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Local residents fight Parkinson’s with Rock Steady Boxing at PWC

Randy Pederson (front) and Bob Kenny pound punching bags as part of their Rock Steady Boxing workout at Providence Wellness Center. The program is designed for patients battling Parkinson’s Disease and they work out three times a week at the fitness center. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Three days a week, you can hear the […]

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