Opinion

To the Editor: This Nov. 4, Morrison County will elect a new sheriff. As a local law enforcement officer, I had the opportunity to work with Shawn Larsen for a good share of his career. I’ve seen firsthand the quality of his work and the professionalism he brings to the job. Shawn has proven that [...]

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To the Editor: There’s no getting around it: Government budgets are moral documents and votes on economic issues reflect a politician’s values. When Rep. Kresha voted “no” to raising Minnesota’s low minimum wage, he also voted against part of Catholic teaching regarding the poor. Catholic social teaching requires that we help the poor; even Pope [...]

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To the Editor: Last week, Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, was one of only four legislators named to the Governor’s Task Force on the Protection of Children. At the heart of any community is the safe and secure education of our children. Unfortunately, too many children live in an abusive environment and are in survival [...]

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To the Editor: I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Shawn Larsen for many years. He is my friend and a member of my church family. It is with great honor that I write this letter to support him as our next sheriff in Morrison County. I serve on the Youth and Family Committee at our [...]

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To the Editor: In response to two letters in the Oct. 5 issue, I’d like to say I was first to file for office of Council member at large in the city of Little Falls, with my own platform. Urban Otremba has done a good job in the past for the city and a great [...]

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To the Editor: When a DFL letter writer produces a litany of bills that Rep. Ron Kresha voted against – beware. The truth behind such a tirade is the secret DFLers want to keep. This is their notorious standard operating procedure. Granted, some of you reading this already know this, but many of you may [...]

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To the Editor: I would like to take a minute to let the new band director, Mr. Coppicus and his band know how nice it is to have a pep band back in Royalton. It is amazing the spirit that is brought into a gym or onto the field when the band is there. I [...]

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To the Editor: I want to set the record straight on something. Someone told me they couldn’t support Ron Kresha because it was their belief he hadn’t worked toward winning bonding monies for the Camp Ripley/Veterans State Trail and that is simply “not true.” When I thought all was lost because we weren’t listed in [...]

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To the Editor: I want to set the record straight on something. Someone told me they couldn’t support Ron Kresha because it was their belief he hadn’t worked toward winning bonding monies for the Camp Ripley/Veterans State Trail and that is simply “not true.” When I thought all was lost because we weren’t listed in [...]

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