Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

A recent letter left me shaking my head and thinking, “Here we go again. Each election season, negative and false political attacks pop up like weeds in the garden.” Representative Terry Morrow has never taken a raise at the...
Well, how fast times flies. It’s hard to believe that the Sibley County Fair has come and gone, Eggstravaganza is here, soon school will start, and local, state and federal elections are right around the corner. I have run...
On Friday evening, my wife Donna and I were returning home after an enjoyable night out and were driving through Fairfax following a semi when it collided with a car and van. We called in the accident and then...
I have had the pleasure of working with Catherine Lorenz on the Sibley County Economic Development Commission and the Sibley County Prairie Line Trail Committee for a number of years recently. I can tell you she is hard working,...

To the Editor:

With the Minnesota State College and University system increasing tuition, freezing employee wages, and laying off employees, I truly feel that now is not the time to deliver performance bonuses to MNSCU leadership. This is a bad idea, which...

Health Care Website

I want to urge residents to utilize a new online tool to help consumers access information on quality, affordable coverage through the federal Affordable Health Care Act. The new website was just recently launched by the federal government; the...
The refusal by the Governor to participate in the early enrollment option for Medical Assistance (MA) will cost the State and especially rural Minnesota. The federal funding he is rejecting is money Minnesota families have already paid in taxes...

To the Editor:

We live in a world of government regulations, government agencies, and rules and procedures our elected officials have set down to follow in the renovation and demolition industry. Also, the “playing surface” has changed the last few years, but...

To the Editor:

June is dairy month, so it is time to thank the dairy farmers in our area. Dairy farmers supply us with milk, cheese, yogurt, ice cream, butter, and a rich variety of ingredients for our health. Not only do...

To the Editor:

We need your help! A plan is being put forth by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that includes sweeping changes to Fort Ridgely State Park and Historic Site at a very high price tag. As Board Members...