Opinion

To The Editor: In the race to replace Gail Dorfman as the District 3 representative to the Hennepin County Board of Commissioners, there are a number of people to choose from. Sometimes making that choice can be difficult, but not in this case. Anne Mavity is the only candidate who can move our communities forward [...]

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To the Editor: I sat and listened with disbelief as Congressman Erik Paulsen, at the recent State Senate District 48 Republican convention, declared that if reelected, he would continue to fight hard against Obamacare. That is difficult to believe. He had the opportunity to kill it last fall, and did not. It is doubtful that [...]

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To The Editor: I urge all St Louis Park residents to support our current City Councilmember Anne Mavity in her bid to become Hennepin County commissioner for District 3. The Special Primary Election will be conducted Tuesday, April 29, and the Special General Election will be Tuesday, May 13. I have known Anne Mavity for [...]

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To The Editor: The closing of Riverwood Centers, a comprehensive community mental health provider in east central Minnesota, left thousands of patients without care. The critically important services they relied on vanished overnight because the facility reportedly ran out of money. Minnesota needs to strengthen this fragile system. Legislators can do this by including mental [...]

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To the Editor:  Minnesota’s legislature is again meeting in St. Paul, and again the wolf hunt is a hot topic. And it’s understandable, considering we never should have a hunt in the first place. The Minnesota DNR rushed to a hunt, and we should have taken the time to collect scientific information about our wolf [...]

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