Opinion
By Eileen Holtberg, Guest Columnist The function of the Morrison County Recorder’s Office is to record, protect and preserve the county’s real estate records, veterans’ discharges, uniform commercial code filings, notary filings, state and federal tax liens, ministerial registrations and birt...Read More
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To the Editor: I was happy and supportive when my grandson decided to start training to be a police officer. On the news this last week, 27 cops were killed in the line of duty. Thanks Democrats for putting Obama and Eric Holder in charge of law enforcement, that in most cases favors the cop [...]...Read More
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To the Editor: The kicker of Robin Hensel’s jury trial was the testimony of city attorney Toni Wetzel. When asked about the placement of Hensel’s chair for which Hensel was given a citation for a misdemeanor in 2013, Wetzel said, “There have to be rules.” The purpose of Hensel moving her cha...Read More
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To the Editor: Harding Place would like to thank the Richardson Lions for providing entertainment and lunch on Veterans Day. The time and effort provided to Harding Place and the residents was greatly appreciated. — Laurie Doroff, Harding Place manager, Harding...Read More
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To the Editor: With the 2014 elections over, I suspect we will hear much about Obamacare between now and the 2016 elections. Jonathan Gruber, who was hired by Obama to help package/sell Obamacare said the only reason Obamacare passed was because the American voters are stupid. None of us voted on it...Read More
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Regardless of whether you think justice has been done in the lack of an indictment of police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., the case provides an important “teachable moment” for our students. Polls find Americans are deeply divided about the outcome of the ...Read More
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In the wake of a grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson for causing the death of Michael Brown, riots broke out across the nation. While we understand that some people think our judicial system is rigged to prevent justice, we will say the same thing that w...Read More
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In July 1948, then Minneapolis Mayor Hubert Humphrey stuck his neck out and delivered a speech on civil rights at the Democratic National Convention. At the time, the Democratic Party was known for the “Solid South,” which had voted “solidly” for Democratic candidates ever since Reconstructi...Read More
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To the Editor: I’m responding to the article in last week’s paper about Brian Cornell’s gift of money toward his van from the Swanville Lions Club. In 2012 I was in need of a lift for my scooter and adaptive hand controls for my van, so I could get around independently. I went to the [...]...Read More
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