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Car show gripes As the owner of a collector car, I boycott showing my car at any car show that charges a fee for me to enter. I pay hundreds of dollars a year in maintaining the vehicle, why should I pay for the privilege of the public to view it? Shouldn’t the general public pay ...

Fri, 07/01/2011 - 8:25pm

What? No car show? There won’t be a Century of Cars at Arts in the Park this year. The Dispatch said they weren’t sponsoring it. This is a money maker for them. Us car nuts pay our entry fee and only two trophies given so there is no out-of-pocket cost to them. They should have ...

Wed, 06/29/2011 - 7:40pm

Rude cashiers Nothing says “We got your money now get out!” like having a clerk hand you your change and bills and while you rush to put them away, stand there with their hand stretched out trying to give you your receipt. They can obviously see that you have both hands busy yet...

Mon, 06/27/2011 - 10:18pm

Too selfish? To the Vox Pop writer, sorry you are too selfish to see the hard work this man has put into a not so glamorous job, spending literally half his life there so you can get mail. To the Dispatch: Thanks for giving him a shout out. The people who work hard to make a change ...

Fri, 06/24/2011 - 7:29pm

Forty-one years? Big deal! People retire every day and some have worked longer and harder than 41 years and nothing like this is ever published so what was the big deal about a postmaster retiring after 41 years and being on the headlines on June 5?   Peace or piece?...

Wed, 06/22/2011 - 9:03pm

Slow down; don’t tailgate It appears that some of the drivers believe that the streets of Brainerd and Baxter are their own personal speedway. The streets and highways are posted at their respective speed limits. Come on folks; slow down and we may all live a little longer. Oh, and those who like ...

Mon, 06/20/2011 - 10:24pm

Bike lane issues...

Wed, 06/15/2011 - 8:43pm

Elected officials should pass test first...

Mon, 06/13/2011 - 7:52pm

Hidden caves near Potlatch? An old timer at a local bar told me a story about how river pirates used to have a hideout in a hidden cave near the grounds of the facility formerly known as Potlatch. Can anyone confirm or deny this tale?...

Fri, 06/10/2011 - 8:21pm

Foreign staff are hard workers...

Wed, 06/08/2011 - 9:42pm