Opinion
Older county residents undoubtedly remember former state Sen. Gordon Rosenmeier of Little Falls. However, if they would like their memories refreshed, check out the winter issue of “Minnesota History,” the publication of the Minnesota Historical Society. Steve Dornfeld, longtime political report...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
To the Editor: On Jan. 22, we boarded our bus, made possible by the Knights of Columbus, and arrived at the Capitol to march against the most horrendous holocaust of our time, the killing of unborn babies. Babies without guns or defense. Babies without rights. We stood at the Capitol steps and gazed...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
To the Editor: To students of the surrounding area who are bullies. I know a man that lived many years ago, who was bullied and persecuted. He didn’t have many friends, they called him a false prophet. So put yourself in his shoes and think twice before you pick at or bully your fellow students. [...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
By Joann Lavern, Guest Columnist This is taken from a legal document Court File No. 49-CR-12-1882 filed on Nov. 18, 2014, and signed by Judge of District Court, Douglas P. Anderson regarding the State of Minnesota vs. Byron David Smith. “On Aug. 21, 2014, five days before the restitution hearing,...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
To the Editor: I’m very confused on the article about Byron Smith by Douglas Anderson about restitution. Seems to me all of the robberies with Nick Brady and Haile Kifer had nothing to do saying why Byron Smith had to protect his property, as what I saw on TV, he had signs saying “no trespassing...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
To the Editor: Byron Smith was the victim of many crimes from June through November of 2012. Minnesota Statute 540.18 which is titled damage by minor states that parents of a minor under age 18 who causes injury or damage are liable to $1,000. According to evidence and testimony in Morrison County C...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
With the state carrying a projected $1 billion budget surplus, the push is on to expand funding for early childhood education. Coming on the heels of last session’s approval of all-day kindergarten funding, the next step seems to be to fund pre-school for 4-year-olds. We agree that more funds need...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
To the Editor: On behalf of the Swanville Athletic Boosters I would like to thank all the people who helped out with the meat raffles at Red’s. Also all the people who support the Swanville Athletic Boosters. With your amazing support we have been able to purchase new Bulldog chairs for the gym, r...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
People like Betsy Picciano, Paul Weinzierl, Bill Wilson, John Schultz and Vern Capelle are among Minnesota’s education heroes. They’re examples of leaders who have used Minnesota’s pioneering laws to help thousands of Minnesota high school students earn free college credit, up to and including...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow
Don't Miss A Thing!

Our news stories are now available through email. Simply enter your email address below and click “Subscribe” to see the new stories every day.

×