Spend, spend, spend
I wonder if the city council has ever asked themselves if the purchase of the mill dam is really in the city’s best interest, will it even pay for itself? It takes a long time to pay back $4 million dollars plus the operating cost and repairs. If it is such a good deal why does...
Love of the market
We have those who love the market. The market can do no wrong, it will solve all problems, it is the answer to all problems, and if anything is wrong it is because someone regulated the market.
I’m writing about Mike Holst’s not-so-thoughtful letter: “Legalizing marijuana” (2-5-14).
The cannabis legalization issue is not whether cannabis is completely safe for everybody, including children and adolescents, it is not. The issue is freedom of choice for adults. Children have died fro...
I’ve given this winter a name. I call it “The winter of half measures.” Everything this winter has been done in full measure, whether snow or cold. Amen?
One thing I would like to ask us all to do, though, is pray for a nice slow snow melt to spare flooding to have the same measure as this win...
Ward is a leader
Rep. John Ward is working hard for hardworking Minnesotans in his district. He's one of us and he has never forgotten his blue collar roots.
Rep. Ward does what is right, even when it isn't popular.
It's with incredulousness that I read the latest development in the Chad Ross and his "illegal flea market" case. Ross pleads guilty in a plea agreement. Part of that agreement was that he would clean up his property by Dec. 20.