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Thursday's 5-4 Supreme Court decision is, in my opinion, one of the largest blows to our liberty in American history. All the upset over decision can be misunderstood by some. This is not about anyone being against affordable health care or coverage.

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 5:37pm

The SOCIALIST U.S.A. This week end will see the beginning of the Fourth of July week. It will also mark the week when our area lakes will see their heaviest use of the year.

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 5:37pm

The SOCIALIST U.S.A. June 28, 2012 is a day that will live in infamy. It was a day that America officially became a socialist nation. It was a day that marked the end of freedom as we know it.

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 5:36pm

Lynx on Sports Page - 3B? Basketball standings — WNBA — Lynx in first place, don’t we all wish they represented us in the NBA! Chuck Watson Baxter...

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 8:49am

This November Minnesota voters will have the chance to decide on a crucial issue facing our civilization: the Marriage Amendment. They must decide whether marriage in Minnesota will constitutionally be defined as between one man and one woman.

Thu, 06/28/2012 - 4:27pm

Don’t look now boys, but your dress is showing. What does this mean? Dress? Are you calling these “boys of late night comedy” girls in dresses? Is calling them “girls” an insult? Joyce Hunt Litchy East Gull Lake...

Wed, 06/27/2012 - 6:32pm

I admit that I have limited knowledge on college loans, in particular, Stafford loans, so the recent opinion piece on the subject sparked my interest. I made a simple Google search and found some information that could clarify any misconceptions. Any existing Stafford loans shouldn’t be affected a...

Wed, 06/27/2012 - 6:31pm

We really hate the format of the paper. Local news should be inside the paper. Also, paper texture is terrible - feels "cheap." Please consider changing.

Wed, 06/27/2012 - 4:34pm

Reschedule the meeting My name is Robin Hensel of Little Falls, Minn. The following letter was written and sent to the two co-city administrators for city of Little Falls.

Wed, 06/27/2012 - 2:48pm

Inaccurate flood report I am a subscriber living in Aitkin. On page one of today's Dispatch, you report that as of Sunday, the Mississippi was at 18.05 feet, "nearing the record high of 22.5 feet.

Tue, 06/26/2012 - 7:55pm