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Over the Rainbow Floral and Gift floral designer Laura Glessing-Aakhus strips the leaves and thorns off dozens of roses Monday morning in preparation for Valentine's Day. Roses remain the most popular flower for the romance-filled holiday.

Over the Rainbow sees its share of romantics

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From first love to marital bliss, the floral designers at Over the Rainbow Floral and Gifts have their talented fingers on the romantic pulse of Wadena this time of year.


Valentine's Day is the most fun holiday for the shop, said owner Pam Cooper.

"We get to help guide the guys along in the romance department," she said.

Not that all local guys need that much help, according to Cooper.

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