Opinion
Recently I’ve heard and read some of the most powerful student essays I’ve encountered over more than 45 years of work with young people. Students presented them at a statewide conference attracting almost 300 students sponsored by the Minnesota Association of Alternative Programs. Quietly, with...Read More
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To the editor Last week in the May 13 issue of The Post Review, there was a letter by North Branch Council Member Theresa Furman. I take issue with the last paragraph of that letter in that she seems to blame “dirty politics” on everyone except herself. This on-going political scheming started w...Read More
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To the editor In last week’s editorial section North Branch City Councilor Theresa Furman tried to explain her vote on the Water and Light Commission. Her explanation clearly shows a lack of understanding of different classifications of properties. She stated her concern with metering the parks di...Read More
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Sometimes a slight edit results in a change of meaning, and not for the better. That was the case in the April 22 issue of the Post Review with a submitted Faith item headlined “Ham supper and bake sale.” In the version that ran in the paper, it noted that all proceeds from the event [...]...Read More
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As Minnesota legislators conclude their business in the next few weeks, here are four things I hope they do to help improve public schools. Some don’t cost any additional tax dollars. Some require a relatively modest investment in youngsters, schools and educators 1. Make it easier and clearer for...Read More
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During the past few years Minnesota courts have started to encourage parents to attend early neutral evaluation when custody or parenting time (visitation) or financial issues are disputed, or attend mediation if ENE does not occur. There are several reasons for this requirement. One reason is cost:...Read More
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To the editor This is in response to the letter from Cindy Erickson. In your letter you state that I (Theresa Furman) was not for metering the Borchardt’s mobile home park. That is not true. Please get your facts straight. I did vote to meter all the mobile home parks. What I did not vote [...]...Read More
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