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To the editor Sen. Sean Nienow’s biography found on his Senate website identifies him as fiscally responsible with a high priority for common sense money management.   It is further reported he is committed to being “thoughtful, prudent and disciplined with our tax dollars.” This description can be put into serious question as he is [...]

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To the editor I am beginning to see a trend with the people elected to represent Isanti and Chisago County down at the capitol. Rep. Kurt Daudt, Rep Bob Barret and Sen Sean Nienow have all been involved in bad decision making that went public in the last year, some criminal. Senator Nienow, the fiscal [...]

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To the editor North Branch has a terrible fear of change. We need revenue from new business to pay the bills.  Our community and city council is failing.  Older businesses are closing, most recently Skelton Drug. We need to be business friendly, or it’ll get quiet around here.  It’ll be more expensive to live and [...]

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To the editor Phyllis Lindberg was not afraid of dying. She went home to meet her Lord last Wednesday. Now, there was a lady for young women to look up to and emulate. I know because she had a profound impact on my life. For one thing, she told me I couldn’t be old as [...]

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To the editor I write to respond to last week’s letter trashing Randy Westby for going public with his Obamacare encounter. There was zero empathy for Mr. Westby’s medical condition and Mr. Westby’s therefore above average need for insurance, insurance that he lost thanks to Obamacare. The letter reeks with the shrill scream of fear, [...]

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To the editor The local branch of Minnesota Against Common Core would like to thank the many parents, teachers, grandparents, media and interested taxpayers who attended our informational meeting Jan. 19  in Hinckley. The information presented by state leaders, both of which are public school teachers, was compelling and disturbing. It never ceases to amaze [...]

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