Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: I would like our mayor to clarify something she wrote in her answers to the questions asked of her by the Morrison County Record, published Oct. 12. In her answer to Question #2, which was, “If elected, what will be your top priorities? Please explain.” She answered in part and I quote, [...]

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To the Editor: Why do I say, “A vote for Greg Zylka is like voting for yourself”? Every time I walk into Coborn’s, I’m impressed by the business management. The workers are always so helpful and friendly. Little Falls has gone through a period when elected officials have had disagreements and negative agendas. Greg has [...]

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To the Editor: I am writing to endorse Ron Kresha for his strong support of our rural Minnesota fundamental values of faith, family and freedom. Ron is a proven bipartisan leader in working with his legislative colleagues from Greater Minnesota across both parties to defend and promote those values of life, marriage and freedom of [...]

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To the Editor: Recently, my wife, Wendy and I were at Great River Arts (GRA) for an amazing array of artistic demonstration. The main focus of the evening was the “Charles Gilbert Kapsner Salon,” featuring paintings and drawings by world-renowned Charles, a display of backdrops and costumes by Ann Marie Ethen, which were captivating and [...]

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To the Editor: I have known Shawn Larsen for just over 12 years. I had the opportunity to work with Shawn at the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office when I was a 911 dispatcher and correctional officer. Shawn showed great passion for the job and was incredibly dedicated to the department. Shawn was very professional and [...]

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To the Editor: Which is better — improving education for our children, or not improving their education? Improving their education, of course. But educational improvements cost money. Which is better — paying all that money locally with higher property taxes, or having state funding to help us here in poorer, rural parts of the state? [...]

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To the Editor: I am writing to urge my friends and neighbors to support Rick Nolan for Congress this November. I support Rick because he knows how to work for us. Rick has spoken out against the trillions of dollars that we have spent on our wars of choice in the Middle East. We simply [...]

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To the Editor: Let’s put the Women’s Economic Security Act (WESA) in a larger perspective. The bill was sponsored in the House by Rep. Sandra Pappas, DFL-St. Paul. It did pass the House with bipartisan support, 104-24. It’s a great bill for women in the workplace, increasing unpaid leave for pregnancy, birth or adoption, allowing [...]

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To the Editor: Several weeks ago, after worship when I had highlighted St. Francis’ contributions to the church, a retired farmer asked me why the current pope took the name of Francis. “It’s because he cares about the poor and oppressed, widows and orphans, the earth and all creation, right?” he asked. “Definitely,” I replied. [...]

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