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SOME OF OUR OLD FRIENDS, WE KNEW WE HAD TO BE BETTER AND THAT’S WHEN IT OCCURRED TO US, HEY! WE KNOW A GUY! >> THANK YOU FOR CALLING APPLE IN APPLE VALLEY >> BY NOW, YOU’VE BEEN TO ENOUGH CAR DEALERSHIPS TO KNOW ALL THE PLAYERS >> OH, THANK YOU ONE MOMENT, PLEASE >> THAT GAL, AND THAT GUY >> JUST GET A SIGNATURE HERE >> AND A BUNCH OF THOSE PEOPLE BUT UNLESS YOU’VE BEEN TO THE FORD DEALERSHIP IN APPLE VALLEY >> JERKY! >> ODDS ARE — >> WHERE YOU BEEN? >> YOU’VE NEVER MET A PLAYER QUITE LIKE THIS JAKE NELSON HAS HAD A LIFETIME OBSESSION WITH CARS WHICH LED INSTINCTIVELY TO HIS FASCINATION WITH CAR LOTS >> HE WANTS TO GO CHECK THE USED CARS >> HONDAS, CHEVIES, ALL OF THE DIFFERENT ONES >> NAME THE BRANDS, WE’VE BEEN THERE >> BUT LAST YEAR, FATHER AND SON STOPPED AT THE LOT OF FORD LINCOLN AND FOR THE FIRST TIME, SALES PAID ATTENTION TO HIM MATT LUKEN INTRODUCED JAKE TO SOME OF HIS DEALERSHIP COWORKERS AND FROM THERE — >> LET’S DO IT >> THINGS SORT OF TOOK OFF DON’T BOTHER LOOKING FOR AN UNLOCKED DOOR, AT APPLE FORD LINCOLN OR WHEEL THAT’S NOT STRAIGHT >> PERFECT GOOD JOB >> OR A BUMPER OR LIEN THE LINE OR WORST, AN EMPTY STALL >> HE FEELS HE’S A PART OF SOMETHING, WE NEVER KNEW THAT WOULD BE SOMETHING TO FEEL >> IT’S HARD TO BE TOLD YOUR 3-YEAR-OLD WILL NEVER READ OR WRITE OR EVEN DRIVE ONE OF THE CARS HE LOVES >> WE THOUGHT, WHY? >> BUT AT 17, JAKE HAS FOUND >> ATA BOY >> HIS PLACE SEVERAL TIMES A WEEK, JAKE’S PARENTS BRING HIM BY AFTER SCHOOL TO TEND TO HIS LOT >> GOING TO PUT ONE RIGHT HERE >> THAT’S THE SENIOR SALES MANAGER HE’S LEADING AROUND >> WHAT WE’VE GOT HERE SAY BIG HUGE CAST OF CHARACTERS HE’S JUST ONE OF OUR CHARACTERS >> TO SEE JAKE, SO AT EASE PICKING THE COLORS OF THE SHOWROOM DISPLAY >> HE’S DIFFERENT HE BELONGS >> A MOM CAN’T SAY THANK YOU ENOUGH TO THE EMPLOYEES OF A CAR DEALERSHIP WHO SHARED A LITTLE >> OH! UH OH, DID YOU FIND ONE? >> AND GAVE A LOT AND LOOK WHO’S AGREED TO JAZZ UP OUR RIDE THROUGH THE LAND OF “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES”, THIS STORY WAS CRAZY, PICKED UP BY NBC NIGHTLY NEWS, AND WHAT HAPPENED AFTER THAT? >> WELL, THEN WE HAD FORD MOTOR COMPANY COME IN AND DO A YOUTUBE VIDEO ON IT, WE’RE ON THE SECOND PAGE OF AUTOMOTIVE NEWS, THEY DID AN ARTICLE ON US ALSO >> AND JAKE GOT 2015 HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE, THE STATUS IS GOING TO CHANGE HERE WITH AN — >> I CAN’T SEE A CHANGE IN IT AT ALL, OUR CARS ARE ALL LOCKED UP, EVERYTHING IS WORKING GREAT >> CAN YOU DO SOMETHING FOR US? >> I THINK WE FOUND IT FOR YOU, BOYS >> IT WILL MOVE? >> IT WILL GO >> BYE, JAKE, THANK YOU, SEE YOU IN A FEW DAYS BYE, JAKE >> A SWEET RIDE NEEDS A SWEET FIRST STOP >> EVEN IF IT IS A DRIZZLY TOP UP KIND OF DAY >> FORTUNATELY, WE KNOW A PLACE THAT’S ALWAYS THE COLOR OF SUNSHINE RETAILERS CALL ON AD AGENCIES TO SEE WITH THE GOAL OF INCREASING THEIR TRAFFIC ROBERT WAGNER — >> YEAH, YEAH [ LAUGHTER ] >> DRIVES TO THE HARDWARE STORE FOR MORE PAINT >> THERE’S GOT TO BE A MILE OF IT >> HIS MARKETING PLAN SUMMED UP IN A WORD “MARIGOLD ” >> NEVER HAVE ENOUGH YELLOW, I GIVE YOU THAT, IT IS DIFFERENT >> DIFFERENT IS THE CORNER STONE >> REALLY EXCITED ABOUT IT >> OF MINNESOTA’S LARGEST CANDY STORE >> WE STOCK AND WE HAD TO COUNT MY GOODNESS >> CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE >> THAT’S ROBERT’S FATHER, 88-YEAR-OLD HERBERT, NICKNAMED HIP >> LICORICE, LICORICE >> HOLLAND, HOLLAND >> AND THESE ARE ROBERT’S COUSIN >>S MADISON HARTMAN, MADISON HARTMAN >> SAME NAME >> MADDIE ONE, MADDIE TWO >> WHICH IS BOUBD BOUND TO HAPPEN, WHEN EVERY MEMBER OF YOUR FAMILY, WIFE TO MOERTH SEEMS TO BE WORKING HERE >> I AM THIRD GENERATION >> BECAUSE DIFFERENT — >> TWO, THREE, FOUR >> IS WORKING HERE >> FIVE TIMES WE GONE THAT WAY NOW >> THE BUILDING IS A LITTLE OVER A FOOTBALL FIELD LONG >> IT JUST KEEPS GROWING

>> IT KIND OF GOT CONVOLUTED >> ROBERT KEEPS EXPANDING TO MAKE ROOM FOR CANDIES >> GREEN, YELLOW, ORANGE >> OTHER STORES HAVE GIVEN UP ON >> I FOUND IT HERE 40, 50 YEARS AGO >> I DO NOT LIKE TO READ ANY BUSINESS STUFF >> IF ROBERT DID READ BUSINESS BOOKS, HE HEIGHT GET SOME TIP — MIGHT GET SOME TIPS FOR HIS CANDY STORE WEBSITE >> WE DON’T HAVE A WEBSITE OR A PHONE NUMBER >> WHAT IF WE HAD A PHONE, A PHONE NUMBER OUT THERE TO BE ANSWERING THE PHONE ALL THE TIME? >> HUH? >> MY DAD SAYS THAT EVERYDAY, THIS INTERNET THING, IT’S GOING OUT >> REALLY? >> FACEBOOK, NO, NEVER BEEN THERE >> IF WE START READING THE WALMART BOOK, WE’RE GOING TO BE LIKE WALMART, APPLE, MY DAD STARTING GROWING APPLES BEFORE I WAS BORN >> ROBERT AND HIS FAMILY DID NOT PLAN TO ADD CANDY TO THEIR APPLE BUSINESS >> THE BAIL HAIL — BIG HAIL STORMS FOR US, 2005, 2006 >> BUT WITH THOSE, TWO YEARS OF WORTH OF WORK WAS WIPED OUT >> IT WAS SUCH A BLESSING >> A BLESSING? >> EXACTLY RIGHT >> CALL IT LEMONADE FROM BATTERED APPLES AS ONE TABLE OF CANDY PUT UP TO OFFSET [ INDISCERNIBLE ] HAS GROWN TO THE REGION’S LARGEST CANDY STORE, BIGGER THAN THE ORCHARD EVER WAS, AND DONE THEIR WAY >> NO CREDIT CARDS, NO SCANNER >> ALL THAT COMPUTERIZED BEEP BEEP, I DON’T THINK THAT’S EVER GOING TO HAPPEN >> CAN’T RISK DROWNING OUT THE POLKAS >> HIS FAVORITE MUSIC, SEVEN SONGS AND THEY’RE ON REPLAY ALL DAY LONG! >> RIGHT [ LAUGHTER ] >> I WISH THEY WOULD TURN DOWN THIS POLKA MUSIC, I’M TRYING TO HYBERNATE! >> PUT THAT IN YOUR “HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS” BOOK >> MORE TIME FOR SHOPPING >> BUT MAKE SURE TO ADD WARM SERVICE HIPPY’S FRESH HOT PIES >> ISN’T THAT NICE? HOW YOU LIKE THAT? >> WINDOWS WASHED TWICE A DAY AND THIS >> FROM PT BAR NUMB — BARNUM, THE NOBLEST ART IS MAKING PEOPLE HAPPY >> I LIKE THOSE! >> THAT’S SAYING A LOT >> IF THE MAN WHO HATES BUSINESS BOOKS EVER WRITES HIS OWN, HE MAY TITLE IT “THE BEST OFFENSE IS A GOOD MARIGOLD YELLOW FENCE ” >> THERE LITERALLY ISN’T HERE >> NO WAY! THEY DID IT AGAIN! ANOTHER EXPANSION! >> OUT AND UP, ROBERT >> WHAT HAVE YOU DONE HERE! [ LAUGHTER ] >> WELL! ANOTHER 2,000 SQUARE FEET OF CANDY YOU NEVER HAVE ENOUGH CANDY >> SO THE EARTH SHOOK THE OTHER DAY I WENT ON FACEBOOK AND YOU’RE THERE NOW >> THE SOLE PURPOSE IS JUST TO, YOU KNOW, SAY THIS IS WHEN WE’RE OPEN, WE OPEN ON JUNE 7 AND THESE ARE THE HOURS, I GOT TO CHECK YOUR POCKET, STILL NO CELL PHONE, RIGHT? NO CELL PHONE YET I DON’T THINK I’LL HAVE A CELL PHONE >> AND NO BUSINESS PHONE? >> NO, THAT WILL NEVER HAPPEN EITHER, THAT WILL NEVER HAPPEN, THAT WILL NEVER, BE A PHONE HERE >> YOU DID LEARN A LESSON HERE ABOUT THE POWER OF SOCIAL MEDIA WHEN THAT STORY AIRED >> AFTER THAT STORY, THE BUSINESS BLEW UP, IT DOUBLED THE BUSINESS IN A MATTER OF HOURS WE BROUGHT IN A LOT OF EXTRA HELP LOTS AND I THINK 20 YEARS FROM NOW, MY DAUGHTER AND I AND, WE’LL SAY YEAH, REMEMBER WHEN [ INDISCERNIBLE ] BLEW THE BUSINESS UP >> YOU EXPAND MORE YELLOW PAINT, RIGHT? >> YEAH, THAT’S THE ONLY COLOR THAT EXISTS ON THIS PROPERTY >> ROBERT, THANK YOU >> LLOYD, THANKS FOR SHARING YOUR STORY, WHEN YOU GET THAT CELL PHONE, YOU’LL CALL ME FIRST, RIGHT LIST! [ LAUGHTER ] DON’T WAIT UP [ LAUGHTER ] >> AND BACK ON THE ROAD TO RECONNECT WITH THE SMALL TOWN CHIEF WITH MORE FACEBOOK FOLLOWERS THAN ANY POLICE DEPARTMENT IN THE STATE >> PULL YOUR PANTS UP, NOBODY WANTS TO SEE MY UNDERWEAR AND I DON’T WANT TO SEE YOURS >>> WELCOME BACK TO THE “LAND OF

10,000 STORIES ” >> OH NO! >> WHERE IT LOOKS LIKE WE’RE GOING TO GET ANOTHER CHANCE TO MEET UP WITH THE CANYON POLICE CHIEF >> 600, WE HAVE A [ INDISCERNIBLE ] 85 THE RIGHT ONE >> COPY >> POLICE OFFICERS ARE TAUGHT TO DRIVE WITH BOTH HANDS ON THE WHEEL, THIS ONE IS KNOWN FOR THE EXCEPTION >> IT SOUNDS SILLY TO SAY WAVING AND SMILING IS CATCHY, BUT I REALLY THINK IT’S A LOT EASIER TO DEAL WITH OUR PUBLIC >> ARE YOU BEHAVING TODAY? >> WELL HI, HOW ARE YOU? >> WHEN YOU TAKE DOWN THE I’M THE AUTHORITATIVE POLICE OFFICER, BARRIERS >> SEEMS LIKE EVERYONE IN KENYA HAS A STORY >> FEELING ALL RIGHT? GOOD? >> THE SENIORS HE VISITS >> HE’S A FRIEND TO EVERYBODY >> THE DOGS HE GREETS, THE GRIEF HE DISHES >> WHAT ARE YOU DOING, DID YOU STEAL THAT BATTERY? >> NEED A RIDE TO THE BANK, HOP IN GET TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL IN THE BACK OF AN AMBULANCE AND THE CHIEF OF POLICE COULD BE HOLDING YOUR HAND >> HE DIDN’T LEAVE ME >> NOT EVEN THE SHERIFF OF MAYBERRY HAD A SANDWICH NAMED AFTER HIM >> MOST EXPENSIVE MIGHT — ITEM ON THE MENU >> NOR DID ANDY TAYLOR HAVE THIS >> TODAY I WANT TO TALK ABOUT THE ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW AND WHAT WE HAVE IN COMMON WITH IT HERE IN CANYON >> THE CHIEF OF POLICE HAS GONE ONLINE TO FACE >> WASH SOME DISHES, DO SOME LAUNDRY, CLEAN YOUR ROOM, WALK THE DOG >> THIS NOTE TO CANYON’S YOUTH >> PULL YOUR PANTS UP, NO ONE WANTS TO SEE MY UNDERWEAR, I DON’T WANT TO SEE YOURS >> IT’S BEEN VIEWED MORE THAN 20,000 TIMES >> GET UP EACH DAY AND TRY TO MAKE SOMEONE ELSE’S DAY BRIGHTER SKWOO NOT BAD CONSIDERING THE POPULATION OF CANYON >> SOME OF MY FRIENDS BACK HOME IN IDAHO, THEY SEND IT OUT NOW >> HOW DO YOU NOT SHARE? >> THERE’S NO TELLING >> THE MUSINGS OF A COP >> AND HE’S OURS >> WHO’D JUST AS SOON NOT WRITE YOU A TICKET >> NOT EVERYONE GETS A BREAK, BUT I FEEL HAVING MONEY FOR DIAPERS, GETTING TO WORK, BETTER THAN COURT COSTS AND A FINE >> MAYBE COMPASSION COMES EASIER FOR A CHIEF OF SUCH HUMBLE BEGINNINGS >> IN SCHOOL, WHEN I WAS A KID, I WAS THE SMELLY KID, THE KID WITH THE OLD CLOTHES, I WAS THE KID WITH THE HOME HAIRCUT >> AT THE AGE OF 13, LEE WAS SENT TO A FOSTER HOME AFTER YEARS OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE BY HIS MOTHER, AND NO FATHER IN THE PICTURE AT ALL >> YOU CAN TAKE YOUR LIFE EXPERIENCES AND IF THEY WERE BAD, USE THEM TO TEACH OTHER PEOPLE >> SO LAST WINTER, WHEN A HOMELESS MAN FROM CHICAGO WAS SLEEPING IN A CAR IN CANYON, WHAT DO YOU SUPPOSE CHIEF SHOLANDER WROTE ABOUT? >> WE HAVE A GENTLEMAN IN NEED FOR A PLACE TO STAY IN FOR AWHILE >> AND WHOSE HOME DO YOU SUPPOSE DARRYL CODY WAS INVITED IN TO? >> I WENT TO LEE’S HOUSE >> FOR A MONTH, DARRYL LIVED WITH THE POLICE CHIEF, HIS WIFE, AND THEIR 13-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER >> ACCORDING TO FORBES, YOU CAN’T BE A GREAT LEADER WITHOUT TRUST I DON’T THINK I’M A GREAT LEADER, I THINK A COUPLE OF US ARE A COUPLE PAY CHECKS AWAY FROM BEING MY HOUSE GUEST >> AND HE FOUND HIM IN A PARK >> I DIDN’T THINK I WOULD MESS WITH THE CHIEF OF POLICE >> BEFORE GOING BACK ON FACEBOOK TO FURNISH IT >> EVERYTHING I HAVE IN HERE WAS GIVEN TO ME BY PEOPLE IN CANYON I KNOW ONE THING, I CAN’T WAIT TO HELP SOMEONE

>> WE’VE ALL READ ABOUT OFFICERS WHO TARNISHED THEIR PROFESSION >> HOLA! >> BUT HERE IS A PLACE WHERE THE COP WHO PULLED UP BEHIND YOU IS NOW IN YOUR FACE >> HOW’S TERESA? >> BECAUSE IT’S THE BEST PLACE TO TELL YOU HE CARES [ LAUGHTER ] >> TAKE CARE! >> AND LOOK WHO JUST PULLED UP BEHIND US, BECAUSE YOU CARE, RIGHT, CHIEF? >> WONDERING HOW THING ARE GOING, I HAVEN’T SEEN YOU IN A WHILE, BEAUTIFUL SUNNY DAY, I SAW THE CAR, I THOUGHT I’D STOP WITH YOU >> I SAW A PICTURE ON FACEBOOK, ONE OF YOUR OFFICERS MOWING SOMEONE’S LAWN, WHAT WAS THAT ABOUT? >> WE HAD A GENTLEMAN IN TOWN THAT HAD HARD TIMES AND WAS OUT OF TOWN ON FAMILY BUSINESS, WE CONTACTED HIM ABOUT HIS LAWN AND SAID, YOU KNOW, YOU’VE GOT TO GET THIS DONE, THE NEIGHBORS ARE COMPLAINING, THE LAWN MOWER WOULDN’T WORK AND SAID WELL, WE’LL HELP YOU I GOT MY MOWER FROM HOME AND THE NEIGHBOR GAVE HIS MOWER UP AND OFFICER AMY SAID I’LL HELP MOW, SO WE MOWED THE GENTLEMAN’S LAWN FOR HIM >> THAT DOESN’T HAPPEN IN EVERY DEPARTMENT >> NO, BUT WE — >> YOU COULD’VE WRITTEN A CITATION >> WE COULD’VE BUT OUR MOTTO HERE IS LEAVE PEOPLE BETTER THAN WE FOUND THEM >> WE WERE IN TOWN HERE A FEW MONTHS AGO, YOU HAD A 10-YEAR-OLD GIRL HERE BY THE NAME OF ASHLEY THURBAR >> TURN ON PATROL >> SHE WAS BATTLING CANCER AND SADLY SHE PASSED AWAY JUST A FEW WEEKS AGO >> COMING, BECAUSE I CAN’T GO TO SCHOOL >> YOU GAVE HER SOME KIND OF DAY >> YOU GET THE FIRST DOUGHNUT >> A LOT OF DEPARTMENTS WOULDN’T HAVE TIME FOR SOMETHING LIKE THAT >> PUT YOUR HANDS BEHIND YOUR BACK, TURN AROUND HERE, YOU’RE UNDER ARREST >> THAT’S WHAT I LOVE ABOUT SMALL TOWN POLICING, WE HAVE THE TIME TO BE A MORE OF A PEACE OFFICER THAN A POLICE OFFICER >> CHIEF, YOU’VE MADE YOUR DEPARTMENT PROUD, YOUR COMMUNITY PROUD AND YOUR PROFESSION PROUD >> THANK YOU, SIR, SO MUCH FOR COMING TO TOWN AND PLEASE COME BY ANY TIME, WE’D LOVE TO SEE YOU AGAIN >> PREFERABLY NOT IN MY RER VIEW MIRROR — REAR VIEW MIRROR THOUGH! [ LAUGHTER ] >> SO AS FAST AS THE LAW WILL ALLOW, WE’RE PULLING THE MUSTANG TOWARD ST. PAUL AND ANOTHER POLICE [ INDISCERNIBLE ] FOR FRANCE SOME ANGELS OF THE MORNING ARE ARE UP >> HELLO THERE >> BEFORE THE SUN >> THIS IS NALA, SHE’S HERE TO WORK HAVE A GOOD DAY, NALA! >> UP AND AT’ EM >> LET HER GO, SHE KNOWS WHERE SHE’S GOING >> SHE’S COMING TO SEE YOU! THERE SHE IS! >> I KNEW SHE WOULD COME TO SEE ME HI, HONEY >> WITH A WHOLE NURSING HOME FULL OF LAPS TO VISIT >> YOU’RE MY PRETTY LITTLE GIRL >> A TEA CUP POODLE NEEDS AN EARLY START >> NALA, COME HERE, BABY >> THEIR BABY, THEIR PRINCESS >> YOUR ROYAL HIGHNESS >> SEEMS LIKE EVERYONE IN BLOOMSTON CARE CENTER CLAIMS NALA, AND SO IT’S BEEN SINCE DOUG DOCKSTON BROUGHT NALA TO WORK ONE DAY AND HAS BARELY SEEN HER SINCE >> WE JUST MEET IN PASSING IN THE HALLWAY >> WHILE DOUG DISPENSES MEDICINE, NALA PRESCRIBES AFFECTION >> HELLO! >> IF YOU PUT HER DOWN, SHE’LL PICK OUT THE PERSON WITH ALZHEIMER’S >> SHE GOOD! >> SHE HAS A WAY OF PICKING IT OUT >> SHE’S A GOOD DOG, HUH? THE BUTTON FOR YOU >> NALA SETS HER OWN SCHEDULE, DECIDES WHO TO SEE, AND WHEN TO SEE THEM >> IF SHE COULD, SHE WOULD PRESS THE BUTTON HERSELF >> RIGHT OR LEFT, NALA KNOWS >> MY HUSBAND AND I HAD A LITTLE SCHNAUZER LIKE I HAVE ON THE DRESSER THERE, SHE COMES CLOSE TO THAT >> NOT A DAY OF TRAINING AS A THERAPY DOG JUST A ONCE, WHINEY PUP WHO WASHED OUT AT A NURSING HOME >> SAID YOU CAN HAVE HER >> WHERE DOUG USED TO WORK JUST WHERE DID THIS BEAN COME FROM, SHE’S HERE FOR A PURPOSE, I BELIEVE SHE REALLY IS DOING GOD’S WORK >> FOR ALL NAL’S SPRINTING AROUND, WHAT TOUCHES THE MOST IS THE TIMES SHE LINGERS >> I THINK SHE KNOWS >> LIKE SHE DID JUST 24 HOURS AGO AT INEZ’S SIDE >> SHE HAD DIED EARLIER IN THE MORNING, BUT NALA KNEW, AND WENT AND SAT WITH HER SO IT WAS WONDERFUL, AND, WE ALL WERE IN TEARS >> COME ON, BABY >> NO ONE CAN SAY IF DOGS GO TO HEAVEN BUT THE RESIDENTS IN BLOOKSTON — BLOOMSTON WILL TELL YOU THAT NALA WAS SENT TO THEM >> SHE’S AN ANGEL! I LOVE HER AND SHE LOVES ME >> AND I THINK EVERYONE FELL IN LOVE WITH NALA AFTER THAT STORY AIRED, WE JUST PULLED IN TO LAKE BLOOMSTON ON THE LUNCH BREAK JUST IN TIME FOR THE TWO OF YOU TO COME OUT AND VISIT, DOUG, WHAT HAPPENED WHAT HAPPENED AFTER THAT STORY AIRED? >> IT IS SO FUNNY, I TOLD YOU SHE HAD A LOT OF FRIENDS, I HAD NO IDEA IT WOULD GO IN TO THE

MILLIONS, WE’RE GETTING LETTERS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD IN THIS COUNTRY, AND I BROUGHT A FEW HERE >> COULD I HOLD NALA FOR A SECOND? >> OH, SHE CAME RIGHT TO ME, LITTLE GIRL, SHE’S SO SWEET, CAN YOU SHARE SOME OF THOSE LETTERS? >> THIS IS FROM ATLANTA, GEORGIA HELLO, NALA AND FRIEND, WE SAW YOUR NEWS REPORT ON YOUTUBE, AND WERE SO HAPPY TO SEE ALL THE WONDERFUL THINGS YOU DO [ INDISCERNIBLE ] GO A LITTLE FURTHER TO THE NETHERLANDS, A HUG FOR NALA, THE SUNSHINE BRINGS EVERYDAY FOR THOSE OLDER PEOPLE >> YOU GIVE LOVE AND GET A LITTLE BACK SXWROO THAT’S ALL SHE WANTS, THAT’S ALL SHE NEEDED WAS A HUG, AND LOOK WHERE SHE IS NOW FROM UNWANTED TO SUPERSTAR, IT’S FUNNY I’M WRITING ON THE COAT TAILS OF NALA >> READY TO GO TO WORK TODAY? >> AS DOUG AND NALA HEAD BACK TO WORK, WE’RE GOING BACK TOO BACK TO THE BEGINNING OF ONE OF MINNESOTA’S MOST POPULAR CRAFT BEERS >> IF MY FATHER FOUND OUT, HE WOULD KILL ME! >> THE SECRET INGREDIENT IN >> LOOK AT THIS PLACE, LOOK AT THIS CROWD, ALL HERE FOR THE NEW SURLY BREWERY, SOME CHANGE SINCE WE MADE OUR FIRST VISIT SIX YEARS AGO, EXPECTING TO DO A STORY ABOUT BEER, AND FINDING SOMETHING MUCH RICHER >> WHAT ELSE DO YOU NEED >> >> THE MOST UNLIKELY BARTENDER IN THE STATE OF MINNESOTA >> FOR BEER AND HAVE ONE >> THE 76-YEAR-OLD PAKISTANI IMMIGRANT >> IF MY FATHER FOUND OUT, HE WOULD KILL ME >> WHOSE PRIDE BUBBLES UP LIKE THE GLASSES HE’S FILLING >> THESE ARE GOOD BEERS, THEY’RE TASTY! >> NICK ANSARI CAN’T BE CALLED THE FATHER OF MINNESOTA’S BREWING COMPANY, BUT HE’S CERTAINLY DAD TO ITS FOUNDER >> THE MAN BEHIND SURLY >> SO THIS IS MY DAD >> NICK’S SON OMAR IS THE OWNER AND PRESIDENT OF THE SURLY BREWERY IN BROOKLYN CENTER >> THIS IS WHERE WE MAKE THE BEERS >> THE THREE-YEAR-OLD CRAFT BREWERY WHOSE LABELS SCREAM ATTITUDE AND LE LEGIONS OF FAN BORDER ON CULT LIKE >> I COULDN’T GET ON THE TOUR, I SAID WE GOT ONE, WE’RE GOING NO MATTER WHAT, HIS MOM CAME IN TO TOWN, WE’RE STILL GOING >> BUT THE SEEMINGLY OVERNIGHT SUCCESS STORY >> SOME OF THE PICTURES >> HAS A BACK STORY 50 YEARS IN THE MAKING >> WE ARE IMMIGRANTS, I CAME FROM PAKISTAN, AND SHE CAME FROM GERMANY >> NICK AND DORIT ANSARI MARRIED IN CHICAGO THEN MOVED TO THE TWIN CITIES TO WORK AT — >> THESE ARE THE PRODUCTS

>> AND ULTIMATELY BUY AN ABRASIVES COMPANY MAKING INDUSTRIAL GRINDING WHEELS >> IN THIS PLANT HERE >> BY THE 90s, OMAR HAD HIS ECONOMICS DID HE FROM McCALLISTER COLLEGE AND WAS HEIR TO THE BUSINESS, STRUGGLE AS IT WAS >> I ALWAYS WENT FOR BUSINESS AND PEOPLE SHOOED ME AWAY HE KNEW THAT >> NICK KNEW HIS SON’S HEART WASN’T IN ABRASIVES >> I’D GO TO THESE TRADE SHOWS, I’D MEET PEOPLE GO TO THESE MEETINGS AND I’D JUST TRY BUT I WASN’T VERY GOOD AT IT >> THEN OHMAR, WHO DABBLED IN HOME BREWING ASKED HIS PARENTS IF HE COULD SET UP A SMALL BREWERY ON ONE END OF THE FACTORY >> AND WE SAID, GO FOR IT >> HE SAID CONGRATULATIONS, WELCOME TO THE CLUB AND HE SHOOK MY HAND AND HE UNDERSTOOD THAT TO MAKE A SMALL BUSINESS RUN, YOU HAVE TO BE PASSIONATE ABOUT WHAT YOU’RE DOING >> THE NAME SURLY WAS CHOSEN TO REPRESENT THE WAY ONE FEELS WHEN HE CAN’T FIND A GOOD BEER >> MY PERMANENT >> TODD HAUG SIGNED ON AS HEAD BREWER, AND AGAINST ALL ODDS, SURLY TOOK OFF >> FOLD OUR FIRST KEG IN FREB 2006 CAFE 28 IN LINDEN HILLS AND WE STARTED CANNING IN OCTOBER OF TWRIKS, SENSE THEN WE HAVEN’T BEEN ABLE TO MAKE ENOUGH BEER >> DISTRIBUTED IN PARTS OF MINNESOTA, WESTERN WISCONSIN, SUE FALLS AND — SIOUX FALLS AND CHICAGO, SURLLY NOW HAS A TWO YEAR WAITING LIST OF LIQUOR STORES WANTING ITS CANS >> THIS IS WHERE WE KEEP THE BEER >> THE GRINDING WHEEL WAS ALL SOLD TWO YEARS AGO, THE BREWERY NOW OCCUPIES THE ENTIRE FACTORY >> AND THE LATEST EXPANSION BRINGING BREWING TANKS TOO BIG FOR THE DOOR THROUGH A HOLE IN THE CEILING >> I BEGGED FROM BUSINESS ALL MY LIFE AND NOW ALL THE PEOPLE ARE BEGGING OMAR FOR HIS BEER! NOW, THAT IS SOMETHING WHICH IS BEAUTIFUL >> IN A NOD TO HIS PARENTS, OMAR NAMED HIS LATEST SURLY VARIETY 16 GRIT AFTER A POPULAR GRINDING WHEEL SIZE >> I JUST ASKED HIM, 16 GRIT, IT’S FABULOUS >> EXCELLENT >> I’M GLAD YOU LIKED IT >> AND IN A NOD TO HIS SON — >> YOU KNOW, [ INDISCERNIBLE ] >> NICK ANSARI HAS BECOME THE BIGGEST SURLY CHEERLEADER OF THEM ALL >> I READ IN THE WALL STREET JOURNAL YESTERDAY THAT PEOPLE ARE DRINKING CHEAPER BEER >> BOO! >> YOU COULDN’T TELL HA BY ALL THE PEOPLE YOU SEE OVER HERE >> WELL, LET’S NOT FORGET THAT’S ALL FREE BEER THEY’RE DRINKING TONIGHT [ LAUGHTER ] >> OMAR HAS ALWAYS BEEN THOUGHT OF AS THE FAMILY BUSINESS, TAKES TWO, KIND OF A, IT’S ALL THE SAME THING, BUT WE JUST CAME TO WHAT WE’RE SELLING >> SO AS OMAR CONTINUES TO WORK WITH THE CHALLENGES OF RAPID EXPANSION, NICK GETS TO COME ALONG FOR THE RIDE >> HE’S GOT NO SHAME [ LAUGHTER ] >> PEOPLE COME AND SHAKE MY HAND BECAUSE I’M OMAR’S DAD! WHY WOULDN’T I BE PROUD OF THAT? >> WITH ALL DUE RESPECT TO GRINDING WHEEL CUSTOMERS >> COME OVER HERE >> BEER DRINKERS SHOW A LOT MORE LOVE >> YOU HAD FUN? >> I HAD A GREAT TIME [ LAUGHTER ] >> SO HERE WE ARE, SIX YEARS LATER, NEW BREWERY, RESTAURANT, YOU KNOW WHAT’S MISSING, YOUR DAD DIDN’T GET TO COME WITH US >> I AGREE, I AGREE >> YOU LOST HIM, WHAT? >> THE PAST JANUARY 13 THE GREAT THING IS HE GOT TO SEE THE PLACE OPEN AND WHEN THE PROJECT WAS GOING ON, HE HAD HIS OWN HARD HAT THAT SAID POP, HE HAD A RADIO, HE LOVED THE WHOLE PROCESS OF THIS GETTING BUILT HE WAS OVER THE MOON, HE WAS SO HAPPY >> THAT STORY IS ONE OF MY FAVORITES BECAUSE, IT WAS COMPLETELY UNEXPECTED FOR US, WE CAME TO DO A STORY ABOUT YOUR BREWERY, WE MET YOUR DAD, AND JUST FELT HIM >> AND HE TOOK OVER, WHICH IS WHAT HE DOES >> FATHER PRIDE >> HE STRUGGLED SO MUCH AND SO HARD AND, BUSINESS WAS SO HARD, HE HAD A STRIKE AND HE’S AN IMMIGRANT, HE DIDN’T HAVE THE BANK ON HIS SIDE, HE WORKED SO HARD BUT TO SEE ALL OF HIS SUCCESS, LIKE, MY KIDS WON’T, THEY WON’T UNDERSTAND THAT BECAUSE THEY’VE GROWN UP IN THIS YOU KNOW, BREWERY BEING SUCCESSFUL WAS ABOUT EVERYTHING HE PRAEF — PREACHED TO ME MY WHOLE LIFE >> CAN WE TOAST YOUR DAD? >> I WOULD LOVE TO TOAST MY DAD, CHEERS FLT >> NICE WORK! >> FROM ONE FAN’S STORY TO ANOTHER >> LOVER BOYS! >> LESSONS FROM WILMER’S KIDS, WHEN THE “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES” CONTINUES >> SO OUR BUDDY JAKE SET US UP

WITH THIS COOL CAR WE’VE BEEN DRIVING IN THE “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES”, LEAVING US PLENTY OF TIME TO THINK AS WE GO TO A RURAL COMMUNITY YEARS AGO THAT MAY HAVE MORE MEANING TODAY >> 33, JUST DOWN! >> WELCOME EVERYONE, TO THE 61ST ANNUAL STATE CROSS COUNTRY MEET! >> THE LANDSCAPE HAS CHANGED AT THE STATE HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY MEET AT ST. OLIVE COLLEGE A BRAND NEW WIND TURBINE SPINS 350 FEET ABOVE THE COURSE, AND IT’S STILL NOT THE BIGGEST TURNAROUND IN MINNESOTA HIGH SCHOOL HISTORY >> YEAH, BIG CHANGE, DEFINITELY >> WILMER! [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] >> THEE YEARS AGO, THE WILMER BOYS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM DIDN’T DREAM OF MAKING IT IN TO STATE >> WE DIDN’T WIN >> WILMER FINISHED NINE OUT OF NINE IN ITS CONFERENCE >> OUR GOAL IS NOT TO GET LAST EVERY WEEK >> THE FARM COMMUNITY OF 18,000, THE BEST WILMER COULD HOPE FOR DURING CROSS COUNTRY SEASON WAS A RECORD CORN CROSS, BUT HERE ON THE PRAIRIE >> GOOD JOB! >> SEEDS OF CHANGE >> GOOD JOB! >> ARE SPROUTING >> MOVE FORWARD! >> BY SOME ESTIMATES, WILMER IS NOW HOME TO 1,000 SOMALIS, COMING IN WAVES FOR THE PAST FEW YEARS FOR JOBS AT THE JENNY-O TURKEY PLANT, THE FIRST SOMALI TO JOIN THE TEAM, HE RECRUITED MOHAMMED WHO RECRUITED MUSTAFA WHO RECRUIT AHMED >> WE GOT NEW RUNNERS AND HOW DO YOU KNOW THEY’RE RUNNERS, THEY’RE AFRICAN, THEY’RE SKINNY >> COACH JERRY POP EXTENDED THE WELCOME AND SOMALI RUNNERS KEPT■ COMING >> WE JUST LOVED IT >> IT’S HOT AND THEY’RE IN IT TOO >> THIS YEAR’S BOYS ROSTER INCLUDES 10 SOMALI RUNNERS, WHICH PROMPTED A CITY REPORT TO ASK ONE OF THOSE STUPID REPORTER QUESTIONS >> YOU GUYS GET ALONG, LIKE EACH OTHER? >> I DON’T KNOW [ LAUGHTER ] SOMALIAN, I DON’T SEE WHITE KID, I SEE ANDREW, AHMED, I GUESS I DON’T REALLY LOOK AT IT AS DIFFERENT, WE’RE JUST A TEAM >> COME ON GUYS, RUNNERS TAKE YOUR MARKS! >> BUT NOT JUST ANY TEAM THEE YEARS AGO, WILMER DIDN’T WIN A MEET LAST YEAR >> NICE JOB, GENTLEMEN >> LAST YEAR IT WON THE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP >> GOOD JOB, TEAM! WAY TO GO, KAFE! >> THIS YEAR, WILMER ARRIVED AT THE CONFERENCE MEET RANKED FIFTH IN THE NATION >> COME ON, MOVE! >> THE CONFERENCE MEET ENDING WITH THE TOP FIVE RUNNERS FINISHING IN THIS ORDER

>> WE’RE GOING TO SPRINT TO THAT FINISH! >> WILMER, NICE WORK, NICE WORK ALL THE WAY DOWN THE CHUT >> WILMER >> WILMER NICE WORK, ALL THE WAY DOWN THE CHUTE! >> WILMER, WILMER, WILMER >> MOHAMMED! >> 25 YEARS >> YEAH! [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] YOU GUYS ARE AMAZING, I LOVE YOU >> NEVER BEEN DONE, PERFECT SCORE, AMAZING, VERY INCREDIBLE STORY >> WILMER BOYS! >> WHOLE COMMUNITY IS BUYING IT UP >> MORE MEANINGFUL STILL IF YOU CONSIDER IT WASN’T THAT LONG AGO, WILMER’S SOMALIS WERE RUNNING FOR THEIR LIVES, KNEEING A CIVIL WAR THAT COST THEM THEIR HOMES AND WORSE >> I LOST MY MOM OUR DAD DIED IN THE WAR >> KAFE LOST HIS FATHER IN THE WAR, JUST LIKE MOHAMMED >> THEY DIED TWO WEEKS BEFORE I WAS BORN >> WE ARE GOING TO CONTINUE WITH OUR STORY TODAY >> FOR THE 40 SOMALI STUDENTS AT WILMER HIGH SCHOOL >> I HAVE A QUESTION >> THE TRANSITION HAS NOT BEEN EASY >> AT THAT TIME, JUST LIKE, YOU KNOW, I DON’T KNOW IF I CAN GO THROUGH IT, FINISH HIGH SCHOOL, YOU KNOW >> COLLEGE >> BUT NOW WILMER’S TOP SOMALI RUNNERS >> HERE’S ANOTHER FROM PERKINS UNIVERSITY >> AWAITING SCHOLARSHIP OFFERS INSTEAD OF A FUTURE AT THE TURKEY PLANT >> MY NAME IS MUSTAFA USEP >> TWO WEEKS AFTER THE MEET, HE WAS INVITED AT THE LIONS CLUB IF YOU WANTED TO PAINT A PICTURE OF SOMALI’S ASSIMILATION, COULD YOU THINK OF A BETTER MACE TO SET UP YOUR EASELS? IF YOU WANTED TO PAINT A SECOND, WE’D GIVE YOU THE BUS RIDE ON THE WAY TO THE CONFERENCE MEET [ LAUGHTER ] >> THEY WANT TO BE KNOWN AS WILMER KIDS I KNOW THAT >> 2005 DEFENDING CHAMPION IS WILMER >> WILMER BOYS! >> RUN SMART >> WILMER KIDS WHOSE LEGACY WILL BE FILLED AT STATE BEFORE LAST YEAR, IN THE HISTORY OF WILMER HIGH SCHOOL JUST TWO TEAMS HAD BROUGHT HOME STATE TITLES IN ANY SPORT >> ALL RIGHT, MOHAMMED! MOVE RIGHT WHERE YOU OUGHT TO BE! >> SO HOW COULD WILMER NOT BE EXCITED WHEN ITS BOYS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM >> MOVE! >> SET A NEW STATE RECORD [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] WHILE WINNING THE MINNESOTA TEAM CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP FOR THE SECOND STRAIGHT YEAR >> GO 16, BABY! [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] >> [ INDISCERNIBLE ] WILL TELL YOU THE FACE OF MINNESOTA IS CHANGING [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] BUT SMILES WIDE AS THE NILE DON’T SHOW UP IN GOVERNMENT REPORTS [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] [ INDISCERNIBLE ] ♪ [ MUSIC ] ♪ >> ANOTHER BANNER FOR WILMER HIGH SCHOOL, ANOTHER PAGE TURNER IN THE “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES ” >> GOT TO SET FOOT, WHEN IT COMES TO THE BOYS IN MINNESOTA >> IT OFTEN TAKES TIME TO GET TO KNOW NEW NEIGHBORS, WILMER’S KIDS SAID WHY WAIT? MOHAMMED, KAFE, COACH JERRY POP, CAN YOU BELIEVE IT’S BEEN NINE YEARS SINCE WE AIRED THAT, WHAT HAVE YOU BEEN UP TO? >> I HAVE BEEN IN WILMER, WORKING, I’M INTERPRETING, I WORK FOR THE AGENCY, ARTS LANGUAGE NETWORK BASED IN THE ST. PAUL >> GREAT >> I MOVED TO ST. PAUL, I WORK AT REGENT’S HOSPITAL, BEEN MARRIED FOR A YEAR AND SIX MONTHS NOW >> ABI, HE’S WORKING ON GETTING HIS MASTER’S NOW, HE WANTS TO BECOME A PRINCIPAL >> MOVE, MOVE! >> [ INDISCERNIBLE ] HE’S BEEN IN WILMER FOR AWHILE, PROVIDING FOR HIS FAMILY, AHMED GRADUATED, MARRIED, AND IN THE TWIN CITIES >> YOU COACHED A LOT OF YEARS — TEAMS THESE YEARS BUT THIS TEAM IS SPECIAL >> YEAH, STAYED IN TOUCH WITH THEM, KA P FE WAS OVER ABOUT A MONTH AGO AND HAD SUPPER WITH US, WE WENT THROUGH A LOT OF THINGS TOGETHER AND IT WAS JUST FUN TO SEE THEM, NOT JUST GROW UP AND BE SUCCESSFUL AS RUNNERS BUT TO CARRY THAT OVER TO A LOT OF OTHER ASPECTS IN THEIR LIFE >> MY FAVORITE MOMENT TOOK PLACE ON THE SCHOOL BUS >> THIS IS PERFECTLY A NATURAL THING YOU COULD HAVE, WHEN YOU HAVE A REAL TEAM, THAT’S WHAT HAPPENS, YOU HAVE THAT FAMILY, YOU HAVE EACH OTHER’S BACKS >> JONAH, JARED, THIS IS LITTLE MOE >> YOU STILL HAVE THAT DIVERSE TEAM TODAY? >> WE DO [ LAUGHTER ] >> WE WEREN’T SOMALI WHITE, WE WERE WILMER WE WERE WILMER THAT’S RIGHT, WE NEVER LOOKED AT IT THE OTHER WAY, WE WERE WILMER >> YOU’VE SEEN THE NEWS TOO, SOMALI YOUTH FAUG R — FALLING

IN THE WRONG HANDS AND A LOT OF DISCUSSION TO SAY WHAT WE DO AS A XWHUNT TO MAKE SURE WE DON’T GO ASTRAY, LESSONS TO LEARN FROM EXPERIENCE? >> YOU’VE GOT TO HAVE SOMEBODY LIKE COACH POP FOR IT TO HAPPEN, BECAUSE BEFORE WE CAME HERE, THE TEAM WASN’T THAT GOOD, NOT ONLY THAT, WE DIDN’T HAVE SOMEBODY THAT CARED ABOUT US AS MUCH AS HE DID, HE CARED MORE ABOUT EDUCATION AND BEING SUCCESSFUL THAN JUST USING US FOR THAT >> THEY HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO DO THAT MORE THAN ANYBODY ELSE, THEY’RE A MODEL >> I HOPE SO >> THAT WOULD BE THE BIGGEST THING YOU WOULD HOPE INFORM >> THAT WOULD PROBABLY MAKE YOU PROUDER THAN ANYTHING >> I’M ALREADY PRETTY PROUD >> AND WITH THAT, WE POINTED JAKE’S MUSTANG SOUTH TO JACKSON COUNTY AND A LOVE STORY FOR THE AGES I SPOILED IT THAT’S WHAT SHELLEY TOLD ME >> WHEN THE “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES” CONTINUES ♪♪ ♪♪ ♪♪ Your dreams evolve, and with committed support, they thrive American Family Insurance >>> WE CALL IT THE “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES” BUT IN TRUTH, WE’RE SELLING MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN SHORT >> OFF EVERY DRIVEWAY LISTS A STORY, WITH FEW AS TOUCHING AS WE FOUND WHEN WE TURNED IN HERE >> I’M THIRD GENERATION FARMER >> TO A FARMER, THERE IS NO LOVE LIKE THE LOVE FOR HIS LAND >> CORN! HIGH WATER TO FARM EVER SINCE I WAS IN FOURTH OR FIFTH GRADE >> TRUE FOR KIRK, THOUGH A NEW LOVE LANDED HIM >> WE WERE SURPRISED BECAUSE KIRK, YOU KNOW, KIRK HAD NEVER REALLY DATED ANYONE >> HOW THEY ALL TALKED >> KIRK, YOU KNOW, LOOK AT HIM >> WHEN PUSHING 50, ONE OF JACKSON COUNTY’S MOST ENTRENCHED BACHELOR FARMERS >> THAT WAS ME! THAT WAS ME! >> FELL FOR THE NEWLY HIRED 4-H COORDINATOR, A BUNDLE OF ENERGY IN HER 30s >> WE MADE FUN OF HER, SHE DIDN’T REALLY GET WHAT WAS GOING ON >> OR SO HER COWORKERS THOUGHT, UNTIL ANDREA BRUSH SHOWS SIGNS HER HEART WAS AFLUTTER TOO >> THEY WERE GOOGLY EYED, YEAH >> ANDREA’S PASSION FOR HER 4-H KIDS DREW KIRK EVEN CLOSER >> SHE’D DO ANYTHING FOR THOSE KIDS, I ASKED HER IN THE PARKING LOT OF THE EXTENSION OFFICE [ LAUGHTER ] >> THE COURTSHIP LASTED ALL OF SEVEN MONTHS >> AND SHE SAID YES >> KIRK BY THEN HAD AWAKENED TO THE NOTION A LIFE HE’D LONG AGO WRITTEN OFF WAS UNFOLDING BEFORE HIM >> COME ON, KIDS, LET’S GO >> CHORES WENT BY IN HALF THE TIME WITH HIS FIANCEE WORKING BESIDE HIM

>> WE TALK ABOUT RANDOM STUFF, YOU KNOW >> LIKE THE GARDEN >> HERE’S HELP FOR YOU >> AND THE NAMES THEY WOULD CHOOSE >> PREFERABLY ONE OF EACH! >> FOR THE CHILDREN THEY WOULD RAISE >> SHE LOVES LIVE STOCK >> FOR CHRISTMAS, KIRK GAVE ANDREA THREE CALVES AND TWO COWS >> REALLY, YOU GAVE HER CATTLE? >> THEN SHE STARTED CRYING >> KIRK DIDN’T KNOW IT BEFORE, NEARLY 50 YEARS HE HAD WAITED, ONLY TO FIND THE PERFECT GIRL >> YEAH, ANDREA WAS JUST LIKE, THE DOOR THAT’S OPENED HIM UP TO A WHOLE DIFFERENT LIFE >> SHE WAS HIS WHOLE LIFE >> IT WAS A PERFECT WORLD >> AND THEN LIFE TOOK THE CRUELLEST OF TURNS >> YEAH YEAH >> THREE MONTHS BEFORE THEIR WEDDING DAY, KIRK AND ANDREA WERE WEANING CALVES, NOT FEELING WELL, ANDREA WENT IN THE HOUSE WHERE KIRK WOULD FIND HER, SHE DIED OF A PULMONARY EM BOBOLISM, A BLOOD CLOT HER WEDDING RING GRACED HER FINGER >> NEVER SEEN SO MANY GROWN MEN CRY >> AND THE SAME RING THAT KIRK HAS WORN EVER SINCE >> IN THE PEAK, AT THE TIME IT HAPPENED, IT TOOK THE SAILS RIGHT OUT OF KIRK >> RAISED AS A MAN OF FAITH, KIRK COULDN’T BEAR TO GO TO CHURCH >> BECAUSE I’D SEE MYSELF UP THERE, GETTING MARRIED AND I JUST COULDN’T >> THE PRIOR SPRING THEY HAD FILLED THESE FIELDS TOGETHER NOW, KIRK SEWED HIS SEEDS ALONE NO SOUL MATE, NO PROMISE OF CHILDREN, NO FOURTH GENERATION TO WHOM HE COULD PASS ON HIS FARM >> BECAUSE I, I WAS JUST FLOCKED, I HAD NO IDEA WHAT I WAS SUPPOSED TO DO >> WHICH BRINGS US TO THIS MOMENT >> PLEASE WELCOME JACKSON COUNTY FARMER >> THE STANDING OVATION EARNED WHEN HE DONATES AN ENTIRE FARM TO 4-H >> HER FAVORITE THING, IF IT’S NOT ILLEGAL OR IMMORAL, WE’LL DO IT FOR THE KIDS >> 400 ACRES OF LAND WORTH ROUGHLY $4 MILLION TO BE SPLIT BETWEEN STATE AND COUNTY 4-H PROGRAMS AND A SCHOLARSHIP IN ANDREA’S NAME HAS ALREADY ISSUED CHECKS TO 35 COLLEGE-BOUND 4-H MEMBERS >> ISN’T THAT INCREDIBLE? >> PART OF THE COUNTY AGAIN >> KIRK WON 110% OF THIS THING AND NEVER BACKED DOWN >> UNDER THE AGREEMENT, KIRK WILL CONTINUE TO FARM UNTIL HE RETIRES THEN HE WILL PARK HIS TRACTOR AND FULFILL THE PROMISE TO ANDREA >> I SPOILED HER, SHAZ WHAT SHE TOLD ME >> HIS LOVE FOR THE LAND NO MATCH FOR THE LOVE OF HIS LIFE >> THIS IS ALL FOR HER >> KARE 11 NEWS, LAKE VIEW >> AND IF I KNOW KIRK, THAT LOVE FOR ANDREA IS JUST AS STRONG AS IT WAS WHEN WE FIRST MET A YEAR AGO >> EVEN MORE SO >> THAT STORY WAS SEEN AROUND THE COUNTRY >> MM-HMM >> AND YOU HEARD FROM FOLKS? >> THERE WAS A LADY IN NORTH DAKOTA, SHE’S DOING THE SAME THING, HER HUSBAND PASSED AWAY AND SHE REALLY DIDN’T KNOW WHAT TO DO WITH THE FARM, SO NOW SHE’S GIVING IT TO THE NORTH DAKOTA 4-H FOUNDATION >> WE’RE IN THAT SEASON, YOU’VE GOT ANOTHER GROUP OF SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS, IT’S TIME YOU HAND THAT OVER, WHY IS THAT? >> THAT WAS ANDREA’S GIFT TO EVERYBODY, SHE THOUGHT EVERYBODY WAS IMPORTANT AND SHE LISTENED TO THEM, AND JUST LET THEM KNOW THAT SHE WAS THERE FOR THEM >> THIS HAS BEEN A REALLY POWERFUL MESSAGE ABOUT LOVE >> MM-HMM IT HAS >> THANK YOU >> THANK YOU >> WHEN WE COME BACK, LOOK WHO WE’RE PICKING UP TO VISIT AN OLD FRIEND [ LAUGHTER ] EMMETT AND EARLY, TOGETHER AGAIN, WHEN THE “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES” CONTINUES >>> STEP RIGHT UP!

>> IT’S BEEN NEARLY A YEAR SINCE WE FIRST BECAME ACQUAINTED WITH ERLING KIM BELL TURNS OUT HE’S A VETERAN OF CAN VERTIBLES TOO >> THAT WAS A PRETTY NICE RIDE, WASN’T IT? >> OH! >> AND IF YOU FOLLOWED HIS STORIES, ODDS ARE YOU ALREADY KNOW WHERE WE’RE HEADING EMMETT RICHNER HISTORY, GOING ON FOUR AND FOR NO PARTICULAR REASON, HE IS DRIVING WITH HIS EYES CLOSED WHICH WOULD NOT APPEAR TO BE GOING PARTICULARLY WELL, FORTUNATELY, EMMETT HAS A MENTOR >> I’VE GOT A BAGGER THAT SITS ON THE BAG >>ERLING IS 89, GOING ON 90 AND THIS HAS BEEN GOING ON [ LAUGHTER ] >> READY, SET GO! >> FOR NEARLY A YEAR >> NO, NO, NO! >> EMMETT’S PARENTS HAD TO LAUGH >> HE ROCKS ME OUT >> THE FIRST TIME THEY SAW THEIR PRESCHOOLER RACING A MAN WHO FOUGHT IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR >> I TOLD YOU HE WAS FAST! >> I’M SUPER FAST DO YOU WANT TO PLAY CROQUET? THE MAN THEY WAVED TO BUT BARELY KNEW FROM THE HOUSE NEXT DOOR >> BOOM! >> THEY’RE TOGETHER PRETTY MUCH EVERYDAY >> DID YOU FIND YOUR WORM? >> NOPE, IT’S A BUG >> EMMETT FIRST WENT IN TO ERLING’S YARD WHEN HE CAUGHT A GLIMPSE OF HIS FAVORITE FOOD >> TOMATOES >> EVERY TIME HE SAW ME OUT THERE, HE WOULD COME RUNNING OVER, ERLING, GOT ANY TOMATOES? [ LAUGHTER ] >> CAN YOU THROW A BASEBALL TO ME? >> EVERYDAY >> ERLING CAN’T SEE SO GOOD >> A NEW ADVENTURE >> WE SAW ERLING OVERLOOKING, IT LOOKED LIKE HE WAS OVER 60 AND I THOUGHT THERE’S NO WAY HE’S GOING TO GET ON THIS BIKE, AND HE DID IT TOOK HIM A COUPLE TIMES TO GET ON HIS BIKE AND I THOUGHT, AM I GOING TO HAVE TO CALL 911, PLEASE DON’T FALL OVER! >> ANIKA RICHNER WONDERED IF SO WARM A FRIENDSHIP WOULD SURVIVE THE WINTER >> ONE DAY I LOOK OUT THE WINDOW AND I TOOK THIS PICTURE BECAUSE IT WAS SO CUTE, HE WAS SNOW BALLING US FROM HIS BACKDOOR STRAIGHT TO OUR BACKDOOR TO VISIT >> YEAH! KNOW THIS IS FROM? >> UNH-UNH >> IT’S FROM ERLING >> WHERE’S THE FISH POLE? >> HE LIKES TO SHOW HIM THINGS AND DRAW HIM PICTURES AND EXPLAIN >> SO I CAN LEARN ABOUT HOW FISHING WORKS >> HE’S JUST TAUGHT HIM SO MUCH >> WHICH IS WHY THOSE TEARS HAVE BEEN COMING MORE OFTEN >> WE DECIDED BACK A MONTH AGO TO MOVE >> BRIAN RICHNER SAYS THEIR GROWING FAMILY SIMPLY NEEDS MORE SPACE >> I LOVE HIM! >> IT IS THE HARDEST PART OF OUR MOVING >> YEAH, IT’S TOUGH >> AND CHANGE — >> IT’S TOUGH >> IS COMING FOR ERLING TOO YEAH WHEN YOU THINK ABOUT IT >> SOON, HE’LL BE 90 >> YEAH >> HIS WIFE IS ILL, AND JUST DAYS AGO, ERLING’S KIDS FINALLY CONVINCED HIM IT’S TIME TO TRADE

HIS HOUSE AND YARD FOR A SENIOR APARTMENT >> ERLING, COME OVER HERE! >> TO MOVING TRUCKS ROLL, GOODBYE WILL HAVE TO WAIT >> PUT A WASHER ON! >> THIS JANUARY/DECEMBER FRIENDSHIP STILL HAS A BITTERSWEET JULY >> JUST DO IT BY HAND, SLOW FIRST >> THERE’S NO REPLACEMENT FOR ERLING, HE WON’T FIND A NEIGHBOR LIKE HIM >> YOU PUT THE WASHER ON? >> THAT’S RIGHT >> ALL RIGHT, IT’S TIGHT [ LAUGHTER ] DO YOU MISS HAVING HIM CLOSE BY? >> OH, YEAH IT’S GOING TO BE ANXIOUS TO SEE IF HIS DAD PUT IN ANY TOMATO PLANTS >> WE COULDN’T THINK OF A BETTER FINAL DESTINATION >> THAT’S THEIR YARD! >> FOR OUR ROAD TRIP >> [ INDISCERNIBLE ] YOU KNOW HOW TO DRIVE THAT THING? [ LAUGHTER ] HEY, HOW ARE YOU? >> GOOD! >> WHY DON’T YOU SCARE EVERYBODY? ARE YOU RAISING ANY TOMATOES BACK THERE? ARE YOU GOING TO RAISE THEM? >> OUR LIFE CHANGED, WITH MOVING AND SO DID ERLING’S >> YOU’RE GOING TO SHOW ME THE TOMATO PATCH? >> BUT THE FRIENDSHIP CONTINUES >> ABSOLUTELY >> OKAY, YOU’RE GOING TO SHOW ME SOMETHING >> THAT WAS A BIG DEAL FOR EMMETT, PROBABLY FOR YOUR WHOLE FAMILY WHEN ERLING MADE HIS FIRST VISIT DOWN HERE >> THIS IS REAL NEAT, EMMETT >> EMMETT WAS EXCITED TO SHOW HIM HIS ROOM AND TOYS, HIS BIRTHDAY PARTY WAS SPECIAL TO HAVE ERLING HERE, AND ERL’S BIRTHDAY PARTY >> EMMETT AND ERLING, FRIENDS FOREVER! [ LAUGHTER ] >> THE ROLE THAT HE’S PLAYED IN HIS LIFE IS LIKE A GREAT GRANDPA >> THIS ONE IS ERLING’S AND THIS IS IS MINE >> AND ALL HIS GREAT GRANDPAS ARE IN HEAVEN SO IT’S GREAT TO HAVE ERLING IN ALL OF OUR LIVES, BUT ESPECIALLY IN EMMETT’S >> GOING TO BE BABY TOMATOES? >> SEE WHEN THEY GROW UP >> THANK YOU SO MUCH, ANIKA, THANKS FOR SHARING THE STORY WITH US THE PAST FEW MONTHS, IT’S JUST BEEN SO SPECIAL >> HE’S GOING TO HAVE MATOES [ LAUGHTER ] >> WELL, THAT’S OUR ROAD TRIP, THANKS TO EVERYBODY WHO MADE IT SPECIAL, THANKS TO JAKE AND FORD LINCOLN FOR THE RIDE AND MOSTLY, THANKS TO YOU WE’LL SEE YOU SOON IN THE “LAND OF 10,000 STORIES” YOU THINK THEY’LL LET US KEEP THE CAR A LITTLE LONGER? SAY, NOVEMBER?

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