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Options are open Mr. Grimes you could subscribe to both the Dispatch and the Minneapolis Star Tribune and then you would get both sides, as the Tribune is more then opposite of the Dispatch.

Wed, 07/25/2012 - 4:31pm

Joe Radinovitch is my choice to represent District 10B in the Minnesota House.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:40pm

Ammunition control? Having never been a gun owner, but having been a sharp shooter, in the Navy, I understand the attractiveness of guns and also the danger that they can provide! I would suggest that we change the name from gun to ammunition control! Have all the guns you want, but reduce the am...

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 4:55pm

I, for one, do appreciate the editorials by Keith Hansen, and seeing them in every issue is fine with me. It is refreshing and informative to read what someone with some common sense who has looked into the issues has to say about them.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 4:54pm

The more I read this paper, the more blatant it is becoming that the paper is an arm of the local right wing politicians.

Mon, 07/23/2012 - 5:29pm

Stephen Covey, the management guru who died this week, would have had a hard time selling his books in Benjamin Franklin's America, or Abe Lincoln's.

Mon, 07/23/2012 - 5:28pm

A letter writer from Aitkin recently claimed that economist Bruce Bartlett (ex-GOP-economist, cum neo-Keynesian) has "punctured" the claim that the tax increases for Obamacare will fall on the middle class.

Sun, 07/22/2012 - 5:18pm

When my grandson was a small boy I watched him playing video games one day on what I assumed was an X-box. I asked him what was the object of the game and he told me "To kill as many people as you can.

Fri, 07/20/2012 - 9:53pm

I can't be the only one who thinks like this. I don't care to read Keith Hansen's opinion every day. I want to see the opinions of several readers. I would like to see open forum back instead of reader opinion.

Fri, 07/20/2012 - 4:16pm

The opinion offered by a writer on July 18 includes these words from a quotation attributed to Rev. William J. H. Boetcker: "You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down.

Fri, 07/20/2012 - 4:14pm