Peace Corps

They now live in Lincoln and are loving the quiet neighborhood By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Rich and Nancy Carlson took off in 2007, and went to Africa with the Peace Corps. They spent three years in Lesotho and then two years in Moldova in Eastern Europe. While their experiences couldn’t be traded, they are glad [...]

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The couple then lived in five different countries, returning to Little Falls in 1987 By Tina Snell, Staff Writer tina.snell@mcrecord.com Jerry Pasela met his wife, then Betty Ring, while training for his second stint in the Peace Corps. He was from rural Ohio, she was from Little Falls. She had just joined for the first time. [...]

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Dan and Marlene Hovland were Peace Corps volunteers By Tina Snell, Staff Writer tina.snell@mcrecord.com Dan and Marlene Hovland of Upsala have recently returned home from two years in the Peace Corps. Their time abroad was spent in Jordan, a Middle Eastern country, which is landlocked except for its very southern tip which is on the Gulf [...]

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