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Mr. Keith Hansen, you finally did it! You wrote an editorial where I agreed with your every word. “Lakes Area Music Festival community concerts round out summer sounds,” was not only well written but also promoted one of the marvelous assets of summer time in the lakes area. Thank you for tellin...

Fri, 07/27/2012 - 7:05pm

I have heard from many members of your community since the meeting July 24 regarding the opening of a state-operated group home for people with mental and physical disabilities in Nokay LakeTownship.

Fri, 07/27/2012 - 6:41pm

We are all familiar with community newspapers, those newspapers that provide news coverage and community information to many small and medium-sized communities across the nation.

Fri, 07/27/2012 - 6:41pm

Fri, 07/27/2012 - 6:40pm

I remember when I was about 9 years old, the Flapper Era was in full swing. An older cousin of mine was one of the flappers. The trend was considered very wicked, generally.

Fri, 07/27/2012 - 6:40pm

I must respond to Greg Allen's op-ed, "Is Mediocrity the New Norm?" in the Dispatch on July 17. His remarks about President Obama are patently false. He calls him "scary" and labels him a "deficit shattering spendthrift.

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 5:25pm

Dred Scott, a black slave, went to the United States Supreme Court to sue for his freedom. What the so called Supreme Court did to Dred Scott, Benedict Arnold did to America.

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 4:38pm

The Wednesday (July 25) Brainerd Dispatch had a quote from Kathy Stevens from Nokay Lake regarding the proposed group home that stated this proposal is ".ruining my life. I can't even say how dumb it is.

Wed, 07/25/2012 - 4:35pm

It is with deep sadness that I feel compelled to write this letter of dissatisfaction with the Brainerd Dispatch. I have been a dedicated Dispatch subscriber all of my adult years (I'm old) and have also bought many gift subscriptions for family members.

Wed, 07/25/2012 - 4:32pm

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