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The Aug. 13, 1973, issue of Time magazine highlighted "The Good Life in Minnesota." The front cover featured a man with a big smile on his face catching a fish out on the lake.


And, minus the man in the background of the picture who is smoking a pipe, Minnesota Department of Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger said Minnesota needs to get back to the healthy way of life rather than slipping in national ratings as it has the last several years.

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