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Look in the comics To the person looking for something funny to read in Vox Pop or Open Forum, you are looking in the wrong place. Try the comic section.

Mon, 12/12/2011 - 8:26pm

We need better In Wednesday's paper, "Few listeners attend sessions," maybe people are just plain tired of legislators, council members and the like, talking the talk but not walking the talk.

Fri, 12/09/2011 - 9:00pm

The good old days I miss shopping in downtown Brainerd when I was a kid. You had Woolworth's and King's sporting goods on Sixth Street, and everything else was around Seventh and Laurel.

Wed, 12/07/2011 - 8:51pm

Brainerd's baseball team Will the Brainerd Lunkers be back next summer? When you call the number, it says it's no longer a working number. My family and I love to vacation in the Brainerd lakes area in the summertime and love to attend the Lunker games.

Fri, 12/02/2011 - 6:33pm

Teacher unions After planning to vote yes on the school referendum, I decided to vote against it.

Mon, 11/28/2011 - 9:28pm

Wouldn’t it help? Since the committee could not come up with any concrete budget reductions, how about if every member of Congress begin with themselves to reduce the amount of the budget — by no longer having their full salary paid them after leaving office, by having to have the same medical p...

Wed, 11/23/2011 - 8:21pm

What takes so long? When you call the Brainerd dog catcher, it takes days before they come and they’re dangerous animals. I just don’t understand it. Don’t they get paid? They’re big, dangerous animals and nobody shows up. Vox Pop, voice of the people, publishes Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursda...

Mon, 11/21/2011 - 9:00pm

Teacher unions After planning to vote yes on the school referendum, I decided to vote against it. What changed my mind was a school administrator reporting they did not oppose a teacher pay increase because the teachers’ health insurance cost had gone up. This was allowed even though everyone’s ...

Fri, 11/18/2011 - 9:14pm

Do something for someone else I see the picture of the occupiers in front of Wells Fargo, some of them holding signs about creating jobs. If they bothered to take a look in the Brainerd Dispatch in the classifieds section, there are plenty of jobs there that are available to people. Get a life. Get ...

Wed, 11/16/2011 - 8:50pm

Thank you I am a veteran that lives in the area and I would like to thank all of the community and businesses that extend their appreciation to Veterans not only on Veterans Day but everyday of the year. I would also like to thank the staff and students at Riverside Elementary and Brainerd High Scho...

Mon, 11/14/2011 - 9:36pm