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September 7, 2016
Letter: Tax form 1040 needs changing
By J. Peter Boecker, Adrian According to the interview of Hillary Clinton by Charlie Rose, the Democratic presidential candidate would impose a surcharge on the rich and no tax increase on the middle class. Also in the interview, it was stated that 51 percent of Americans are in...
September 7, 2016 - 9:36pm
September 1, 2016
Letter: HLWD taxpayers getting bad deal with nrw levy
By Sandra Hartman, Okabena Four out of the five HLWD managers thumbed their noses at the attendees who objected to the proposed $50,000 Survey and Data Acquisition funding levy. One board member remarked “just live with it.” On Aug. 23, I attended the 2017 budget hearing for...
September 1, 2016 - 9:23pm
Letter: Random act of kindness is appreciated
By Shirley Olson, Worthington With all that is wrong in this world, I felt that I should put a positive spin on what is right with the world. On Sunday, Aug. 28 I was mowing my yard when a young man who was Hispanic walked by and offered to finish mowing my yard for me, expecting...
September 1, 2016 - 9:21pm
August 31, 2016
Letter: Memorable exchange student experience wrapping up
Hello, Worthington, this is Skyla Rautenkranz, your 2015-2016 exchange student. My summer has been booked full of adventure. In my last letter, I wrote about my parent's visit to Crailsheim, only a few days after my parents left the Young Americans arrived. The Young Americans are...
August 31, 2016 - 9:20pm
August 30, 2016
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
By Pat Bretzman, Worthington I am a member of Worthington Early Risers Kiwanis. This summer, I was fortunate to see how our club can and is affecting children in this city. We collect new and used books to donate at the local food pantry. I am also a volunteer there, and speak...
August 30, 2016 - 9:44pm
August 29, 2016
Letter: Wake up and smell the drug companies
By Marvin Kroontje, Magnolia I watched the news when Martin Shkreli, who raised the price of the 62-year-old drug Daraprim 5,000 percent to $750 a pill, defended the price hike of an anti-allergy drug from $100 to $600 a dose. These drugs cost only $1 a dose to make. Shkreli remarked...
August 29, 2016 - 9:47pm
Letter: Either way, change coming in health insurance
By Leroy Vetsch, Brewster Hey, everybody. Are you all happy with your insurance premiums that will be raised this fall? Remember how Obamacare was passed? Let’s get it done and let’s leave the minority view out of the process. Do you remember we were told you can keep your...
August 29, 2016 - 9:46pm
August 24, 2016
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
By District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, and District 16 Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls We have waited a few days to write about Governor Dayton’s decision to not call a special session. We wanted to wait to pen this letter so as to cool off a little, sit back and be able...
August 24, 2016 - 9:39pm
August 22, 2016
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
By Leroy Vetsch, Brewster The Washington Times reported that President Obama’s Department of Justice issued a 16-page guidance to Louisiana flood recipients, which in part said “unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin (including limited English...
August 22, 2016 - 9:57pm
August 19, 2016
Letter: Columnist preoccupied with Trump
By Mike Bogle, Windom What is poor Dana Milbank going to do if Donald Trump doesn’t become president? He is so obsessed with Trump that he can’t be objective. I fear he may eventually suffer “Stockholm Syndrome” (a condition where you become sympathetic to your captors)....
August 19, 2016 - 9:53pm
Kudos to Globe photographer
By Kay Cox, Adrian I so enjoy the pictures taken by Tim Middagh. He is a great photographer!
August 19, 2016 - 9:46pm
Letter: Let's thank those who keep us safe
By Eugene and Janice Stene, Alpha Please join us in thanking all those who serve and protect us. Our law enforcement officers, firefighters and first responders deserve our great respect.
August 19, 2016 - 9:44pm
August 18, 2016
Letter: Let's all "make the world safe again"
By Kay King, Des Moines, Iowa So here we are, a year later, and we still have no answers to why my sister, Jan Pigman-Kruse, was taken from us in such a violent way. Jan loved life and was a giving and kind person. She was friendly and most generally had a smile on her face. How...
August 18, 2016 - 8:54pm
August 15, 2016
Letter: Debt-free college. Really?
By Leroy Vetsch, Brewster Candidate Hillary Clinton is promising debt-free college. Who would be debt-free if this proposal would actually come to fruition? Is this a smart move? The individual students would be debt-free, but those paying the bill wouldn’t be. Yes, we are told...
August 15, 2016 - 9:07pm
Letter: Thanks to city for spraying for mosquitoes
By Leo Bofenkamp, Worthington I would like to thank the city of Worthington and all involved for the mosquito-spraying treatment this summer. I've lived here 57 years now and, so far, not one bite this summer. It's so nice one can spend some time in their yards in the evening...
August 15, 2016 - 9:05pm