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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

Our cost of living is raising continually, and it seems our senators and representatives don't give a hoot. Why should they? Actually the pay offs, their wages and under the table monies keep them healthy and happy.

Thu, 08/09/2012 - 5:47pm

Supports Clark In the Democratic primary on August 14, I am supporting Tarryl Clark. It is not so much that she has been endorsed by Bill Clinton, or that she has out-raised her fellow candidates.

Thu, 08/09/2012 - 5:44pm

Run for Senate Minnesota's Republican Party is leading America straight over a cliff.

Wed, 08/08/2012 - 5:08pm

Compromise I was drawn to comments I heard the other day about things not being right or wrong in the minds of some people but instead they reside in some neutral territory. We all have a few things in this category.

Wed, 08/08/2012 - 5:07pm

There is hope There is Hope I am an American. I love America the great land we had, but I am chagrined at the direction it is now going. Fellow Americans please pick up you Bible and read Isiah chapter one. It is a picture of America today.

Wed, 08/08/2012 - 5:07pm

Mr. Hansen, upon reading the recent editorial on the Minnesota ban of bill collecting giant Accretive Health, I think we are looking through opposite ends of the same telescope.

Wed, 08/08/2012 - 4:26pm

We are very pleased with the new format of the Brainerd Dispatch. Every morning we look forward to the great pictures and news highlights on the front page. We are so fortunate to have this paper serving the Brainerd Lakes area.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 9:19pm