It's official - the United States national debt topped $16 trillion Tuesday, Sept. 4 morning. It has been flirting with the $16 trillion mark for a month or so. It is now official - we are in debt to the tune of $51,074.32 per citizen.
Incoming Central Lakes College students are a sure sign that we've made the transition from summer to fall. This year, as in years past, there are a number of international students. They're eager to learn.
What's with all the hate speech from extreme Hollywood leftists?
A torrent of hate speech was locked on the Republican convention as Hurricane Isaac skirted the Florida gulf coast and took a bead on New Orleans.
Democracy in action was the headline attached to Tuesday's front page story of the Brainerd Dispatch that documented the protest and counter protest of the war in Afghanistan and the use of drones by the U.S. military.