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Busy as they want to be: For Lyle and Janet Dahlgren, 'slowing down' is relative

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There was a time, Lyle Dahlgren says, when he envisioned retirement as sitting back in his armchair, smoking his favorite pipe and dispensing sage advice to those who would come to listen.


But it hasn't exactly worked out that way, as his wife Janet will tell you.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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