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Lost: Men's wallet, Sept. 21 at Wal-Mart fuel center in Floresville, left on side of truck, medical IDs needed. If found call 210-827-9753, no questions asked.
Missing: Male Chihuahua, black/gray/white, named Spy, possibly missing from F.M. 775 around Vintage Oaks Subdivision and Woodlands area, Sat., Sept. 26 about 10 p.m. 830-391-5055. 
Lost: Border Collie, black and light brown, 9 months old, wearing a green collar, last seen Sept. 22 near CR 427 in Poth. If found call 210-324-1208.
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ON-CALL CRISIS POOL WORKERS NEEDED. Part-time positions are available for after hours “on-call” crisis workers to respond to mental health crisis for Wilson and Karnes Counties. Duties include crisis interventions, assessments, referrals to stabilization services, and referrals for involuntary treatment services according to the Texas Mental Health Laws. You must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, sociology, social work, nursing, etc. On-call hours are from 5 p.m.-8 a.m. weekdays, weekends and holidays vary. If selected, you must attend required training and must be able to report to designated safe sites within 1 hour of request for assessment. Compensation is at a rate of $200 per week plus $100 per completed and submitted crisis assessment, and mileage. If interested call Camino Real Community Services, 210-357-0359.
The Floresville Independent School District is accepting applications for District Wide Custodian Positions, 2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. shift. Applications may be obtained online at or contact Sylvia Campa at 830-393-5300 ext. 14002 for appointments. FISD Personnel Office is located at 1200 5th St., Floresville, Texas. 830-393-5300 (Office hours: 8:00-4:00). Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Polished Edge: Edgar Hansen of ‘Deadliest Catch’ on Discovery Channel

Polished Edge: Edgar Hansen of ‘Deadliest Catch’ on Discovery Channel

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June 12, 2013
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Q: Along with crab fishing, “Deadliest Catch” is about relationships, mostly father-son and brother-brother. That includes you and your older brother, Capt. Sig Hansen, of the F/V Northwestern. What’s that dynamic?

A: He’s the older brother, and he’ll always be the older brother. So it goes back to our family. There was no hugging, no “I love yous” and “goodbyes,” all that crap. Everything was based on respect. We respected our father, what he did for a living.

Q: This season, you got the chance to leave the deck and come up to the wheelhouse to be captain for blue crab season. Might we see the Northwestern go to a tag-team captain model, like brothers Andy and Johnathan Hillstrand on the F/V Time Bandit?

A: Yeah, well, those guys get along, and they can handle each other in the wheelhouse. We tried that, and there were a bunch of awkward silences, and we didn’t like that.

Q: What are family holidays like for your Norwegian-American family?

A: We get together a couple of times a year, Christmas is one of them. We also have our Norwegian independence day here in Seattle, which we do a parade, and everybody gets dressed up in the Norwegian costumes. But it’s me and Sig, our mom and our kids, sitting around twiddling our thumbs, wondering when we’re going to eat, and can we go?

Q: What would you like for your kids?

A: First get an education, then go fishing. For us, it was the other way around. Fishing, that was our education.

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