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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

Free concerts aren't really free Offering concerts with only freewill donations means the Lakes Area Music Festival must be dependent on community support. Only 15 percent of their income comes through grants.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 5:21pm

For the record With all due respect to the gentleman from Pillager who makes a habit of getting his incorrect email forwards published by the Dispatch, his most recent letter ('Obama-nomics', Aug. 5,) must be exposed for the fraud that it is.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 5:20pm

Education, jobs and senior care Joe Radinovich's action items. It is important that people vote in the primary on August 14th. There is one candidate running for Minnesota House in District 10-B that stands out.

Mon, 08/06/2012 - 8:52pm