Stewart Mills, GOP candidate for the 8th District, was quoted saying that from his experience at Fleet Farm headquarters cases of people with pre-existing medical conditions were few in number and that the Minnesota high risk pool (Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association) was a viable option for...
Freedom of choice
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.
Brainerd City Council member Kelly Bevans, who is chairman of the Finance Committee was one of the six council members voting in favor of borrowing $980,000 for capital improvements, the taxpayers would be responsible for principle and interest payments with an increased tax levy.
I had an odd vision the other day. While watching and listening to Rand Paul setting forth and expounding his usual nonsense, I was thinking that he reminded me of someone and couldn’t put a finger on it. Finally I realized it was Stan Laurel. I’m a senior citizen and have very fond memories of ...
Rolf Westgard’s guest opinion is filled with dazzling statistics: 18 percent; 39,000 tons; 87,000 ounces; 1,000 pages; 720 million dollars; 25 years; 6,000 acres; etc. None, however, support in any way his opinion that Minnesota has the technical expertise, political will and financial commitment to “regulate” large-scale sulfide mining in this water-rich and valuable environment.