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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

In Mr. Hansen’s ramble Tuesday he attempts to convince readers that government health care will destroy human dignity. In support of his beliefs he offers a comparison to the USSR that lacks an understanding of history accompanied by impossible leaps in logic.

Thu, 08/09/2012 - 5:52pm

Scenes of Scandinavia Music Festival is Sunday I urge everyone to attend Sunday's performance of the Lakes Area Music Festival at the Tornstrom Auditorium in their presentation titled "Scenes of Scandinavia.

Thu, 08/09/2012 - 5:50pm

Enjoy the music To the City Council, Mayor Wallin, County Commissioners, Superintendent of Schools Mr.

Thu, 08/09/2012 - 5:50pm