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The marriage amendment is puzzling to me. I am a Christian and I’m puzzled. I have a very hard time accepting that Jesus Christ would deal with the marriage issue in this way. He represents being inclusive, not exclusive.

Fri, 09/28/2012 - 10:34pm

I recently saw a political sign on a rural road within a seven mile radius of downtown Brainerd. The sign is an old Obama campaign sign with a big bold X through it. On the top margin is written “Don’t re-nig in 2012”.

Fri, 09/28/2012 - 10:33pm

While millions of American families scrimp and scrounge to pay their mortgage or put gas in their autos, the Obama administration throws millions of taxpayer dollars like there is no tomorrow. He spent $2.

Fri, 09/28/2012 - 10:33pm

Illegal camping in Little Falls City Park Once again the City of Little Falls has chosen to discriminate against certain groups or individuals renting Le Bourget Park.

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 5:54pm

Crucial election Are you ready to take on a personal challenge? Please consider fasting and praying for God's will to be done in your life and the lives of all of the people in the United States of America.

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 5:22pm

It is incomprehensible to me how Deerwood’s energy guru, refers to Mitt Romney as an “outrageous man,” in Dispatch’s Reader Opinion, “That is the Question,” of Friday, Sept. 21!

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 5:22pm

We need compromise We need compromise in the government at both the state and national levels.This election is crucial for the average citizens. GOPers have been the naysayers, claiming they need to protect the highest income folks.

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 5:21pm

Let's end the Republican pro-life spin right now. Paul Gazelka's literature (paid for by his own campaign committee) says he's 100 percent pro-life. MCCL says Gazelka had a 93 percent pro-life voting record in 2011.

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 4:43pm

Bottom 47 percent As Democrat and ardent supporter of President Obama, I take offense at your recent comments. I am not a "freeloader," and neither are my other liberal friends! I have paid income taxes all my life, at rates as high as 36 percent.

Wed, 09/26/2012 - 4:29pm

Mark your calendar - Nov. 6, may be the last time you are able to vote even though you are a registered legal American citizen who has voted for many years.

Wed, 09/26/2012 - 4:28pm