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Jan 10, 2009 - Revving Up For Work

The Beginning This is the starting point - the beginning - of the daily commute. Lee, IL population 350. One bar, several churches, an auto repair shop, a packing plant, a grainery and no gas station. The local school has moved 6 miles away to Shabbona, IL - home of Shabbona State Park and former playground of Chief Shabbona. Lee also has a train track and large tracts of barren land laden with corn and soybeans in the summer. Since there are few trees the wind blows almost constantly. Rare is the day when the wind is idle. Thus Lee is...

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