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I'd like to share some great news with the people of Crow Wing County. The voters in District 1 have the opportunity to vote for a strong new voice to address their issues, which will be good for the rest of the county too.

Sun, 08/12/2012 - 4:08pm

Republicans and Democrats spent last summer battling how best to save $2.1 trillion over the next decade. They are spending this summer battling how best to not save $2.1 trillion over the next decade.

Sun, 08/12/2012 - 4:07pm

I intend to vote for Taylor Stevenson for senator to represent Senate District 10. I am urging others to support Taylor in this important primary. Taylor is fair, intelligent and one of the best listeners I have ever met.

Sun, 08/12/2012 - 4:07pm

Is anyone else saddened, disappointed or even angered by the Dispatch’s willingness to print city council member Bob Olson’s financial “findings” twice in the same edition of the Aug. 8 newspaper? Why not wait until city staff has the opportunity to respond to Mr. Olson? Or are we believing ...

Fri, 08/10/2012 - 5:27pm

In regard to the State of Minnesota proposed group home on Pickeral Lake Road in Nokay Lake township, I wish to make the concerns of my neighborhood known. We choose to live in this setting for the privacy and tranquility it offers.

Fri, 08/10/2012 - 5:25pm

Marriage amendment I am answering a recent letter to the editor concerning the marriage amendment.

Fri, 08/10/2012 - 5:24pm

Endorses Anderson As a lifelong Iron Ranger my choice for Congress is Jeff Anderson. Having served in public office for 20 years and working to help our area grow, I feel that the choice for the Primary is clear cut.

Fri, 08/10/2012 - 5:24pm

I know nothing So now, the hope and change guy that promised a new era of transparency is blocking and hiding documents that don’t connect him or anyone else in his misadministration to Eric Holdout’ s famous false and felonious firearms fiasco , None of Barry’s people knew anything or we...

Fri, 08/10/2012 - 5:23pm

Backs Nolan I have been proud to support Rick Nolan for Congress because he understands the Eighth District and he knows how to get results for our state in Washington. No less important, I know Rick can win in November. On Tuesday, Aug.

Fri, 08/10/2012 - 5:23pm

Nolan is obvious choice Rick Nolan is the obvious candidate for the 8th District DFL U.S. House of Representatives. He is a Brainerd native and a Crosby resident; owned a business in the area; has experience in the U.S.

Fri, 08/10/2012 - 5:20pm