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  Free classes for seniors? This is regarding the senior lifelong learning classes at Central Lakes College. I’m just wondering if people know that classes have always been available for seniors for free at Central Lakes College if you take the classes without receiving credi...

Fri, 09/16/2011 - 4:40pm

Dispatch should apologize to readers...

Wed, 09/14/2011 - 7:05pm

Not fair Once again I enjoyed the wonderful Crow Wing County Fair but I do have one question. How much help is allowed for people who enter projects in certain classes in the Fine Arts building? While looking at all the wonderful exhibits in the “senior” and disabilities area, I noticed some pro...

Mon, 09/12/2011 - 8:30pm

What about accommodating the customer? Why can’t businesses that require customers to be home for delivery or services stagger their hours to accommodate the work schedule of the customer instead of forcing the customer to lose wages to be home? That adds to the cost of the produc...

Fri, 09/09/2011 - 8:25pm

Time to vote no The national unemployment rate is over 9 percent and locally it’s been as high at 19 percent. Also, many folks have lost their homes due to foreclosure. Plus, many people working are under-employed. Therefore, how can our local school board expect to pass any levy ...

Wed, 09/07/2011 - 8:32pm

Vote no I encourage all residents to vote no to the referendum. We’ve lost too much to these “leaders.” Don’t throw good money after bad. They’ve had three years with this administration to turn things around, but choose to bring back money-losing activities while losing c...

Fri, 09/02/2011 - 6:45pm

Seasonal property owners Yes, part of your real estate taxes go to our school district and you also pay property taxes where you homestead. If you don’t like or think you should pay property taxes to our school district is fair, I have a simple solution. Sell your lake home. Probl...

Wed, 08/31/2011 - 8:31pm

Seasonal property taxes...

Mon, 08/29/2011 - 9:13pm

More money for the police department Have you ever noticed how many people make illegal or improper left turns? If the police department wants to start getting some money in for whatever reason, all they have to do is sit at intersections and watch people because they are constantly...

Fri, 08/26/2011 - 4:00pm

Tip appropriately...

Wed, 08/24/2011 - 9:12pm