Letter to the Editor

Spring cleaning should include medicine cabinet too!

Spring cleaning should include medicine cabinet too!

Stacey Bartholomew, RPh, Sartell An often overlooked, yet extremely important part of the spring cleaning “to do” list should be the area where you store your medications.  Is your medicine cabinet filled with expired drugs or medications you [...]

Hanging basket project epitomizes small-town feel

Hanging basket project epitomizes small-town feel

Carole Theisen, St. Joseph I love the town of St. Joseph! [...]

Council is misleading, using voodoo economics

Council is misleading, using voodoo economics

Mike McDonald, St. Joseph Misguided priorities St. Joseph does not need another community room. The community room at the fire hall has an 80-percent vacancy rate. The community room at the Wobegon building is vacant at [...]

Don’t blame clinic problems on ObamaCare

Don’t blame clinic problems on ObamaCare

Carol Weiler, Sartell I read Irene Ertl’s letter to the editor (April 4 Newsleader Opinion Page), and I have a few suggestions for her. First, please do not blame the Affordable Care Act (also called Obamacare) for the problems [...]

Reader says funding pre-K makes a lot of sense

Reader says funding pre-K makes a lot of sense

Ben Davis, Sartell By 2018, 70 percent of jobs in Minnesota will require a post-secondary degree. To set our kids up for success, let’s ensure they have a strong foundation – even before kindergarten. [...]

Reader says personal experience with Obamacare a disaster

Reader says personal experience with Obamacare a disaster

Irene Ertl, Sartell I am appalled that you would write an article like you wrote in the Friday March 21, 2014 Newsleader, After March 31, it’ll get better. [...]

Reader says Scarbro disrespected presidents – past and present

Reader says Scarbro disrespected presidents – past and present

Sharon Fitzgerald Sartell MN (Ron) Scarbro has the right to express an opinion on any subject he chooses to (After March 31, what then? published March 21). However calling President Obama “that turkey” is really offensive. [...]

Reader says thanks for write-up featuring his dad, a WWII vet

Reader says thanks for write-up featuring his dad, a WWII vet

Dennis Ayer, Stafford, Va. This note is in reference to the article you wrote about my Dad in the May 31, 2013 Sartell Newsleader. (Access archives at http://issuu.com/newsleaders/docs/stl053113opt/7?e=6534301/2707686.) In November of 2013 Dad passed away (www.williamsdingmann.com/ObituaryDisplay.aspx?ID=8169). I [...]

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