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Danger Bay—Episode 24—Danger Bay Hijacks “Our Saint Paul!” Part III

By Molly Halloran From Episode 23: “You need to come with me,” Hiram declared. RIGHT NOW!” “But…” Jay started, but Poof—they were gone! It took a few seconds for the natural disorientation of traveling to and from the Real World … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 21—After the Vote!

By Molly Halloran From Episode 19: “And with that, Allen Stanley Simpson departed, leaving the stricken Mayor Gamboge in his wake.” The following morning finds Hiram Silverthorn, Shaddock (Shad) & Medlar (Lar) Farkleberry, and Hiram (Jr. known to most as … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 20—New Boat Arrives!

By Molly Halloran OK—so this isn’t our usual format for a Danger Bay story—DEAL WITH IT1 Boomer and Jay are here on Boomer’s back porch enjoying their usual “Danger Bay Collectible Mugs” of organically & shade-grown, fair-trade, French-roast coffee, on … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 19—the Vote

By Molly Halloran From Episode 18: “I think we’ve had enough discussion,” Gamboge said, “I move we end debate and vote on this.” “Second,” said Shaddock. And a vote was taken! The votes were counted, and recounted, hanging chads inspected, … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 18—The Village Council!

By Molly Halloran From Episode 17: “Not a problem,” Simpson smiled, “We’d want an exclusive deal—let me explain.” And so he did… The following morning, the village council met in emergency session to consider the proposal submitted by Allen “Big … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 17—Allen Stanley Simpson Arrives!

By Molly Halloran From Episode 16: “Well then,” Hanssen smiled, “Get your ‘big a’ up there and check it out. We gotta squash this bug.” “With pleasure.” Jay, Boomer, Daisy and the Codger were outside of Silverthorn’s Café that evening … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 16—Trouble’s A-Comin’!

By Molly Halloran From our last episode: “Boomer,” Fred suggested, “is here, right?” “Boomer’s not a Codger!” “Why?” “Why indeed?” the Codger asked, and then added, “He’s certainly curmudgeonly enough! And he seems to always be around.” “Curmudgeonly?” Boomer asked, … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 15—the Codger & Fred Jaworski Arrive!

by Jay Merton (writing as Molly Halloran) First, before we continue with the story, as the “Official Author” of the Danger Bay Stories series here on Our Saint Paul, I feel I must apologize to our Gentle Readers for allowing … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 14(b)—Spending Labor Day in Danger Bay II

By Jay Merton It is a warm & humid 70ºF Saint Paul, Minnesota morning on my back porch on this day after Labor Day. After a fine holiday weekend, it’s back to work for Boomer, and back to the (computer) … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 14(a)—Spending Labor Day in Danger Bay

By Jay Merton Happy Labor Day, Gentle Readers! It is a fine Saint Paul, Minnesota morning with the temperature a pleasant 65ºF. I was just thinking that all too soon we’ll be reporting temperatures in degrees below zero [[shudder]]! Pleasant … Continue reading

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