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The Daily Guide - Waynesville, MO
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Updated Mar 2, 2015 at 2:36 PM

Finally, March has arrived! Will it lead us into spring? It always has — to a greater or lesser degree. Likely our area will continue to experience cold, but not frigid temperatures; storms of snow and rain can be expected, but of less intensity than those of the previous month. However, we do know that the vernal equinox arrives on the 20th, bringing with it a strong sun riding high in the sky, warming the soil and lengthening the days so that by month’s end sunset occurs after 7 p.m.

Posted Mar 2, 2015 at 1:01 AM

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Updated Feb 27, 2015 at 5:23 PM

Are you going a little stir crazy? I am and living in mid-Missouri, one never knows when spring will actually arrive. It should be March 20 but last year, spring was late by almost two months so I have decided to slow down my daily countdown, just...

Posted Feb 25, 2015 at 1:01 AM

Why settle for boring walls when you can make them wow? Nowadays there are tons of exciting specialty painting and refinishing techniques to create very personal spaces in your home. What follows is a description of some of the trendiest.

Posted Feb 25, 2015 at 1:01 AM

Reader question: An agent of a real estate firm gave us an estimated price they can get for our home, and we signed on with them on that basis. Now another agent of the same firm brought a prospect through and told them our house is priced too high.

Posted Feb 23, 2015 at 1:01 AM

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Updated Feb 20, 2015 at 5:33 PM

A January 2015 scientific study has concluded well-meaning people may actually be killing monarch butterflies instead of saving them.

Updated Feb 18, 2015 at 10:51 AM

Pruning is a task that is beneficial for trees and shrubs to keep them healthy and vibrant. This is also a task that many of us, me included, are nervous about performing. The garden is at its most dormant period in late winter, making it a good...

Updated Feb 17, 2015 at 11:54 AM

Late February and early March is the proper time for pruning blueberry plants.

Updated Feb 17, 2015 at 12:43 PM

Clarification: This week’s Home-Selling Tip covers getting your home listed in the MLS database for a flat fee. DIY home-sellers who want their homes listed in the MLS still need to work with a Realtor or other real estate broker to secure their...

Updated Feb 13, 2015 at 6:53 PM

Bees really should replace Valentine’s Day cherubs. Bees are among a number of birds, bats, beetles and butterflies that, as pollinators, provide nature’s match-making services.

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