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A few weeks ago we reported on the distribution partnership between The Chronicle and area Dari Marts, the first of its kind for the paper first established in 1909. We’re still ironing out a few kinks with the bar code, also a first for the newspaper. Besides bringing the only hyper-local news and information source to readers and customers, we’ve gotten to meet many of Dari Mart’s employees. We recently chatted with Carl (who was restocking giant bags of ice), Heidi, Jessica, and Ruth at . . .