Viewpoints

Tue
26
Apr

Letter: Impressed with Lisa Laliberte

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Tue
26
Apr

Letter: Minnesota needs more females in positions of power

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Sun
24
Apr

Charitable athletic events — how to stay on course

Lori Swanson
Minnesota Attorney General

Charitable athletic events—like walkathons, races, and mud runs—may allow donors to both help a good cause and have the gratification of competing at an athletic event. But not all events are the same. Some events have high overhead, leaving little for charity. And at least one mud run in Minnesota gave no money to the charity it promised to help. 

Sun
24
Apr

DNR Q & A: Good streams for trout

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:

Q. What makes certain streams good for trout?​

 

Sun
24
Apr

Ode to Odonata


Most people consider dragonflies and damselflies to be terrestrial flying insects, but in fact, they often spend more than half of their lives in the water. (submitted photo)

Angie Hong - Washington Conservation District

The trilling of frogs echoes from a wooded pond. Trees, still bare though slowly speckled green, stand silent as I ride past.

Wed
20
Apr

Letter: Honoring two great community leaders

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Wed
20
Apr

We can all take part in Earth Day


Water is again flowing this spring at a neighborhood creek behind Cowern Elementary School. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

State Sen. Chuck Wiger - District 43

“A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.” 

—Franklin D. Roosevelt

 

Tue
19
Apr

DNR Q & A: Antler growth and shedding

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:

Q. Why do deer shed their antlers each year?​

 

Sun
17
Apr

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Judge Steve Halsey
Wright County District Court

The Court presides over cases which involve allegations of abuse and neglect of children.  The formal description of these cases is Child in Need of Protection or Services or shortened to CHIPS cases. These cases will involve not only the children and parents but also social workers, attorneys and also a Guardian ad Litem. However, is there a role we as citizens can join which might assist to avoid the neglect or abuse which leads to a CHIPS case?

Sun
17
Apr

Letter: Act now to reduce ‘extra’ business property tax

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