Letter to the Editor

Reader suggests all help reform in non-violent ways

Reader suggests all help reform in non-violent ways

Tony Kroll, Sauk Rapids I hope everyone reads your opinion in the June 12 edition. You called it “Candidates amp up war-hawk talk.” You are against the mistakes we made in the past. Good idea. [...]

You are the ‘someone;’ volunteer

You are the ‘someone;’ volunteer

Jessie Kovall, Sartell I am not a Sartell native; I am a transplant. I am not a DeZurik, a Then, a Traut. I don’t even live within the populated areas of Sartell. I am not from [...]

Reader salutes dairy farmers

Reader salutes dairy farmers

Gary Zimmermann, Waite Park In June, I would like to salute the hard working dairy farmers in Central Minnesota. If we did not have the dairy farmers in this world, we could not get wonderful products [...]

Reader urges residents to attend meeting on school purchase

Reader urges residents to attend meeting on school purchase

Mike McDonald, St. Joseph What do a large bank, a convenience store, an assisted living facility, two veterinarian clinics, and three large apartment complexes have in common in St. Joseph? City council members will be voting [...]

Consider donating for ‘eye candy’

Consider donating for ‘eye candy’

John Anderson, St. Joseph It’s 4 a.m. when I start my rounds delivering breakfast to the hanging flowers on Minnesota Street and College Avenue. Yeah, I’m one of those retired guys who apparently has nothing better [...]

Don’t forget a pre-trip vehicle check before hitting the road

Don’t forget a pre-trip vehicle check before hitting the road

Rich White, executive director Car Care Council If you are hitting the road this summer, you will have lots of company. With millions of Americans taking road trips, the last thing you need is car trouble. [...]

Resident suggests further reading on water amenity

Resident suggests further reading on water amenity

Darlene Dingmann, St. Joseph Upon reading the Sunday Star Tribune, residents of St. Joseph need to read the article entitled, “Suburban splurges: A race to build big.” In the article several suburbs wanted to build aquatic [...]

Thanks for the memories

Thanks for the memories

Constance Leitheiser, Sauk Rapids Here is the promised notice of my official retirement after 48 years of teaching thousands of students ranging from pre-school age through adults at the reformatory. Thank you to all the students, [...]

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