Gov. Mark Dayton said he wants to make 2014 an "Unsession." That is fitting since we already have an "Unready" new state insurance program and an "Unpopular" push to unionize childcare providers.
Toys for Tots
Toys for Kids vs. Toys for Tots - about this time of year the National Toys
for Tots program of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve does a huge and not inexpensive mass mailing
asking for donations to the annual toy program.
Excellent article, Rolf
Thanks for the excellent article written by Rolf Westgard in the Dispatch of Sept. 23 on global warming and climate change.
He has the talent to list all the facts better than I.
Who's on 4A?
The picture on page 4A identifies the dancing ladies as Geritol Frolics performers. They are not. These ladies did a wonderful job as dancers and their performance epitomizes the basic concept of Ageless Expo.
In the Sept. 13 Dispatch, I read an article where someone who raises deer is asking something north of $9,000 for the chance to come and kill a trophy buck at his deer farm. Yes, for that amount of money you get to kill a captive deer.
First and foremost “congratulations” to our Miss
Minnesota, Rebecca Yeh and her family! What a poised, intelligent
beauty...our girl next door is, with an extraordinary talent!
of due respect to our new Miss America, Nina Davuluri, from New York,
in my opinion, Rebecca was clearly the wi...
Library patrons are generally average,
good citizens. We work, pay taxes, take care of our families, vote and
believe that our elected officials will look out for our good. We do not
make much noise nor cause trouble.
Does that make library
funding an easy target for reductions in budgeting for 2...
Ice cap is growing
Ten years ago environmentalists claimed by the year 2013 all the northern ice cap would be gone.
Actually, from the year 2012 to 2013 the Northern Ice Cap has increased by 60 percent.
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What is a "living wage" for a family of four in the Brainerd Lakes Area?