Open Forum | | Brainerd, Minnesota
Reader Opinions

Tell the politicians no Anger. Disbelief. How $2.8 million Minnesota tax dollars could be spent! This $2.8 million dollars comes from increased sales tax voted in in 2008 (outdoor portion) of the Legacy Amendment proceeds.

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 5:17pm

Thank you Renee Richardson and Steve Kohls for the article and picture on Wolf Lake ski trails.

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 5:15pm

Brainerd lost a great leader and a wonderful woman. Bonnie Cumberland was an inspiration to me. We were the first marketing class she taught at the new Brainerd High School. New in 1969.

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 5:14pm

In a recent Reader Opinion, a gentleman from Baxter named Stephen H. called our Supreme Court "stupid" for maintaining the Separation of Church and State.

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 5:14pm

A simple test Ever wonder if you are a Republican or a democrat? Here's a simple test. If you don't like guns: a Republican doesn't buy any; a Democrat wants all guns outlawed.

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 5:14pm

What a nice free campaign ad for Stewart Mills III on the front page of the "Republican" Dispatch! I'm sure happy that those that work at Fleet Farm don't have to worry about preexisting conditions.

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:35pm

Ortman is right for Minnesota Julianne Ortman is a fighter and a leader for Minnesotans. The people asked her to run for the U.S. Senate, a seat occupied by Al Franken.

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 11:19pm

The presentation at the Rosenmeier Center forum at Central Lakes College in Brainerd on Wednesday night was informative and fairly well attended. One disturbing aspect, I think, was that fact that most of us there were over 50 years old.

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 6:48pm

Wonderful So John and Joe's answer to the propane shortage is higher welfare fuel payments, go figure. We called John's office about this problem, his solution was sign up for energy assistance.

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 11:05pm

Today, Saturday, Jan. 25, I was watching CNN and they were interviewing an expert from law enforcement who was giving a negative opinion on how safe the Russians were going to be able to keep the athletes at the Olympics.

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 3:58pm