Opinion

To the Editor: On behalf of the Friends of the Lindbergh Heritage, I’d like to thank all who supported us at our third fundraiser. I’d like to extend a special thanks to our outstanding volunteers, board members, the Falls Ballroom, and the businesses who sold tickets, donated silent auction items, or helped us make this [...]

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To the Editor: Darned Daylight Saving Time is set by idiot, political morons. All it does is make it harder on school kids. But then, what can you expect from people who have bankrupt the country. — Don Olson, Little Falls  

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To the Editor: We would like to thank the following businesses for sponsoring a lane at the Royalton Bean Bag Tournament: ALC Homes, Buds to Blossoms, Buckman Hardware, Jim’s Snowmobile and Marine, Total Lawn Care of Little Falls, Hovland Drywall, Xsperience Photography, Petron Investments, Fiedler Your Pumping Specialists, Rice Hardware Hank, Lindco Storage, Royalton Lumber, [...]

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To the Editor: Sen. Paul Gazelka made statements about MNsure and the Affordable Care Act in the Morrison County Record’s Jan. 5 issue that I believe were misleading as presented: discouraging, out-of-context sound bites. Doing so, he continues a pitiful pattern of negative nagging and denigrating sincere efforts to help improve the lives of all [...]

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To the Editor: In his Feb. 27 column, Tom West contemplates how judges are elected. Tom wrote of a censured judge and said, “Voters in Fillmore County were strongly opposed to the judge’s re-election, but the rest of the district, having little knowledge of Fillmore County gossip.…” If community members had too little knowledge of [...]

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To the Editor: Alzheimer’s is not a Republican or Democratic issue — it affects everyone. That’s why I was so encouraged when Congress passed on an unanimous bipartisan basis, the National Alzheimer’s Project Act (NAPA) which spurred the creation of the first National Alzheimer’s Plan for America. Costs for Alzheimer’s care/services continues to rise, straining [...]

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To the Editor: I would like nothing better than to feed the deer. But, where I go hunting, if I would go up there and cut down poplar trees for the deer, the timberwolves would come in and eat all the deer. I talked to a logger years ago in a bad winter. Twenty-eight deer [...]

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To the Editor: Before Mother Nature got out her large white paint brush, I was sitting in my car at a local establishment waiting for my wife, who was shopping. A mother and three young daughters, I judged to be 9, 6 and 4, came to her car that was parked right across from me. [...]

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To the Editor: Maybe it doesn’t bother everyone, but in case there a few of you who it does bother, I’m going to speak out for us. My husband and I have a date night every Saturday — usually dinner and a movie. There have been a few occasions lately where we are asked either [...]

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