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The "high water, no wake" alert put out by the Cass County Sheriff Department had no effect on high power wake board and ski boats this past week. And while Crow Wing County didn't put out an alert, the sheriff put out a request for responsible boating.

Mon, 07/16/2012 - 5:15pm

The editorial headline today (Thursday, July 12) should be about questions pertaining to Mitt Romney and his wealth, where it came from and where it went.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 2:21pm

On June 28, Secretary of State Mark Ritchie announced that the approved title for the proposed marriage amendment will be "Limiting the status of marriage to opposite sex couples.

Thu, 07/12/2012 - 4:01pm

Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Foundation is offering two community health panels. The first panel is on July 16 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The second is on July 17 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Both seminars will be at the Northland Arboretum, 14250 Conservation Dr.

Wed, 07/11/2012 - 4:46pm

Just make your mark? For years there have been rumors as to the elimination of teaching cursive writing in public schools.

Wed, 07/11/2012 - 4:46pm

The Brainerd Dispatch daily attacks on Obama and the Democratic Party become tiresome and unrelenting. As a so-called middle class person I am more than willing to provide my share of taxes if it enables 40,000 other Minnesotans to have health care.

Tue, 07/10/2012 - 5:09pm

My mother taught me to "learn" and then "teach." I saw and heard some alarming things in Myrtle Beach, S.C., over the last three years.

Tue, 07/10/2012 - 5:08pm

Thank you for including some of the wisdom of Cal Thomas in recent editions. I find his opinions very thought provoking. Congratulations on your decision to publish part of the Declaration of Independence with comments on July 4.

Tue, 07/10/2012 - 4:47pm

If Darrel Issa and his cronies want to investigate Fast and Furious and the death of a border patrol, which is a tragedy, that's alright.

Tue, 07/10/2012 - 11:42am

Whomever was responsible for allowing Monday's so-called political "cartoon" into the newspaper, should be told three things: 1. That "cartoon" was totally offensive, 2. You have a very sick mind, and 3.You're fired.

Tue, 07/10/2012 - 11:40am