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Need more This evening's performance of Mozart's "Magic Flute" was outstanding, amazing and wonderful. Brainerd and the other sponsors should be applauded for bring this marvelous event to town.

Fri, 08/17/2012 - 4:21pm

Contemptuous It is not our right to treat the earth as we do.

Mon, 08/06/2012 - 5:25pm

Where are the unemployed? Having been through the drill of trying to get a decent job in Brainerd I may have an answer for you.

Mon, 07/30/2012 - 5:22pm

Where are the unemployed? They keep talking about the area's high unemployment rate. When I ran an ad for employment this spring, I only received a handful of applicants and most of those were teenagers.

Fri, 07/27/2012 - 5:25pm

Tribal nations seem strong I can't understand how the three tribal nations mentioned in Sunday's paper can even qualify for Federal Disaster Relief due to flooding, etc.

Wed, 07/18/2012 - 6:48pm

No auto-reply What is going on? I emailed the mayor of Brainerd about a month ago and I didn't even get an auto-reply. Mayor Walden, do your job. The least you could have sent was a "Thanks for your email. I will review your request.

Mon, 07/09/2012 - 5:45pm

Pool ordinance Come on city of Brainerd, we need to be consistent with the pool ordinance.

Mon, 06/25/2012 - 4:40pm

Excuse? In response to the CWC income maintenance workers using an "excuse" that they cannot keep up with their work. Income maintenance workers dole out welfare "benefits." Food stamps are welfare. Medical Assistance (MA, Medicaid) is welfare.

Mon, 06/18/2012 - 5:37pm

Money needed elsewhere Why is the county board forcing taxpayers to build an unwanted ATV trail network that is going to cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars? Doesn’t the board know that money is needed elsewhere?...

Fri, 06/15/2012 - 10:41am

More CWC workers needed Please hire more income maintenance workers for Crow Wing County Social Services. Apparently they cannot keep up with their work load, at least this is the excuse I was given.

Wed, 06/13/2012 - 5:01pm