Letter to the Editor

Resident believes ballot box is the greatest equalizer

Resident believes ballot box is the greatest equalizer

Jim Graeve, St. Joseph We Americans, as a people, by and large, are a compassionate, concerned, caring people. Whether it’s a hurricane in New Orleans, flooding in Fargo, a tornado in Wadena, the abduction of a [...]

Reader endorses Bromenschenkel for Stearn County sheriff

Reader endorses Bromenschenkel for Stearn County sheriff

Rita Arendt, St. Cloud I’ve been asked by many people who I will endorse for Stearns County Sheriff. I’ve given it quite a bit of thought. As a widow of a fallen Stearns County deputy, I [...]

Bromenschenkel wishes to set record straight

Bromenschenkel wishes to set record straight

Mark Bromenschenkel, Sartell  Replying to false accusations was not how I wanted to run my campaign. However, rumors have a way of getting bigger as they are told, so let me clarify. [...]

Advocate says Kendall deserves to be re-elected county attorney

Advocate says Kendall deserves to be re-elected county attorney

James Backstrom, Dakota County Electing a county attorney, one of the top law enforcement officials in your community, is an important decision. It’s critical county attorneys have solid experience, strong leadership and management skills and demonstrate [...]

Letter in response to ‘Reader claims half-cent sales tax benefits few’

Letter in response to ‘Reader claims half-cent sales tax benefits few’

Jen Warnert, St. Joseph Although there have been multiple articles regarding the half-cent sales tax, public meetings and an article from the mayor explaining it, some people still don’t understand either how it works or what [...]

Reader says council needs to be more open, transparent

Reader says council needs to be more open, transparent

(Editor’s note: Here are the facts pertaining to the misleading assumptions in Mr. McDonald’s letter to the Editor. Contract Negotiations are closed meetings but recordings are kept and available to the public after the contracts are [...]

Reader corrects voter assumption in Stearns County attorney race

Reader corrects voter assumption in Stearns County attorney race

Carolyn Garven, St. Cloud cjgarven@charter.net This letter is an endorsement for Janelle Kendall to be re-elected as Stearns County Attorney. Along with this endorsement, I would like to clear up an assumption in the minds of [...]

Reader supports Bromenschenkel for Stearns County sheriff bid

Reader supports Bromenschenkel for Stearns County sheriff bid

Carol Tembreull, St. Cloud After 20+ years in law enforcement and a second term as County Commissioner, the only negative thing printed about Mark Bromenschenkel is an investigation was dropped when he resigned from the Sartell Police Department. The [...]

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