Archive | March 16, 2012
To the Editor: As chair of the Boys and Girls Club of Morrison County Strut Your Stuff event at the Little Falls Ballroom, March 23, I felt compelled to write this letter on behalf of all the wonderful businesses in our area. The Strut Your Stuff event is the biggest fundraiser for the club, but [.....Read More
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To the Editor: Working middle class people and their unions are under attack by the Republican Party. Republicans make wild claims that by making Minnesota a “Right to Work” (RTW) state, weakening unions will somehow help our economy. Just the opposite is true. Politician economist Gordon Lafer ...Read More
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To the Editor: I thought I would just voice my opinion about some petty arguments going on in Morrison County. First, about this sign issue — enough about the signs. Second, about LeMieur’s vote on the property tax issue. Please, people, start going to your local government meetings and complain...Read More
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To the Editor: Rep. Mike LeMieur is the chief author of HF 1468, a bill that will allow law enforcement to sell forfeited firearms. Mark Dayton signed it into law recently. It will allow law enforcement agencies to sell forfeited firearms to federally licensed dealers. The previous law required agen...Read More
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To the Editor: The subject of a Vikings stadium is just fine, if it pays for itself and the maintenance. There is no way a sports facility should be financed and supported by tax revenue. The idea of gambling money to finance it is really no different than taxes, except only worse. It encourages peo...Read More
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To the Editor: Recently, I read Steve Wenzel’s comments about my family moving to Cass County into Senate District 9. I’m disappointed with the letter, as he didn’t first ask why we’re moving. I know him well; this is very uncharacteristic behavior. Wenzel has a long history with Morrison Co...Read More
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To the Editor: Bowing to their wealthy overlords, waves of politicians in Congress and in states have mounted a relentless, coordinated attack on Americans’ economic, constitutional and human rights. Today’s conscienceless money-laden elites will do anything to gain and retain absolute power. Af...Read More
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To the Editor: Greetings from Manitoba Canada. I am doing a family history of my ancestors who were of Irish descent. They traveled in 1847 from Ireland during the potato famine to Quebec, Canada. They eventually homesteaded land in Soxiville, Wis. In 1880 my great-great-grandfather Thomas Emerson s...Read More
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To the Editor: Parents of seniors on the varsity hockey team sincerely thank coaches Couture, Stark, Majerle and Dobis for their outstanding work during the high school hockey careers of our sons. Also support from the community and local businesses (Coborn’s, LF Machine, LF Radio, Exchange Arena,...Read More
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