Opinion

To the editor I appreciate the opportunity to correct the allegation made last week in newspapers about my volunteerism as treasurer with the Chisago County Sherriff’s Office Foundation. I am fascinated to learn that because I volunteer with one organization, it is alleged I would then not support another. Does that person conclude, if one [...]

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To the editor Mr. Hufford’s LTE stated that NB deserves leaders that listen. NB also deserves leadership who, given the city’s current financial crisis from the previous administrations and economic downturn, will take an honest look at every area of the budget and have the courage to make some hard choices, just as many of [...]

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to the editor I would like to encourage the people of Chisago County to re-elect Rick Duncan for Sheriff on Nov. 4. Rick has done an amazing job over the past four years, working hard to keep our county and its citizens safe. In spite of having to shoulder significant budget cuts ($892,000 over the [...]

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To the editor I have known Theresa Furman for almost 25 years. She cares about North Branch and its citizens. Her biggest strength is she does not have an agenda. She has shown that she researches all options and asks the hard questions before making a decision. When someone asks her questions and she does [...]

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To the editor Some folks have said, “I would vote for Mark Osland, but I’m afraid then Duncan will win.” Another bunch says, “I would vote for Osland, but then I worry Rollins will win.” When all the people who want to vote for Mark Olsand actually do write in their vote for Mark Oslund [...]

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To the editor I’d like to write in support of Laurie Warner for House District 32B. I’ve checked out her website, and I like what she stands for. I’m a working mom, and it’s really important for me to have her working in support of the minimum wage and equal wages for women. I have [...]

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