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I have been amazed at the recent comments in the Reader Opinion from elected officials on the Brainerd City Council.

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 3:26pm

Recently the Dispatch had a sizable report on the investigation of the Benghazi attack of 9-11-2012. The article used many words to inform us that it was an attack from the start and not a protest.

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 3:26pm

Council President Cumberland asked if I was going to inform the council, why there was overstaffing. She doesn't think there's any overstaffing.

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 3:26pm

Just a quick reminder of our next community conversation meeting this coming Tuesday evening, Senior Center, 6 p.m.

Sun, 01/26/2014 - 4:40pm

In the United States there are at least 250 million fossil fuel-burning registered road vehicles, and about six million big trucks. Add in another 100 million small ICEs, like lawn mowers, snowmobiles, power boats, etc.

Sun, 01/26/2014 - 4:40pm

It seems ironic that the city of Baxter can allocate funds for a couple of kitchens at parks in Baxter one week, and then seek a new tax (that’s what it really is) on Baxter residents for road maintenance the next week! Wants versus needs do not seem to balance each other at all. It seems we shoul...

Sun, 01/26/2014 - 4:40pm

At the Brainerd Public Schools Foundation, we were entrusted with a fine opportunity to assist K-12 gifted and talented education in our public schools. Connie (WHS Class of '64) and Gary Grittner from Ft. Pierre, S.D.

Sun, 01/26/2014 - 4:39pm

Watch what they do Read what they write, listen to what they say but watch what they do.

Fri, 01/24/2014 - 6:21pm

Win Borden's death It is sad that Win Borden lost his battle with cancer. The nobility with which he dealt with that long ordeal impressed us all.

Fri, 01/24/2014 - 6:21pm

Vote Republican? I don't think so In response to the letter written Jan. 11, she said we should vote Republican.

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 11:01pm