Opinion
BY DEREK FOSSEY Summer is a wonderful time to gather with family and friends, to host a barbecue in the back yard or to enjoy the beautiful St. Croix River and our surrounding lakes. It is a time of year when things slow down and our cares and worries melt away slowly like a Nelson’s [...]...Read More
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BY BOB DETTMER On June 12, after weeks of negotiations with Governor Mark Dayton over vetoed bipartisan budget bills, the Legislature had a special session and finished our work on behalf of Minnesotans. Our final budget invests in our kids, aging adults and Minnesota families while reining in state...Read More
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BY NELLIEBELLIE Do you remember the desktop sandbox stress relievers that were basically mini kid sandboxes? The idea was that when you were stressed you could rake some sand into shapes or designs and feel better? I decided that they are fun and soothing and need to come back. Can you spot the impr...Read More
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Golf courses come in all shapes and sizes. Take Chambers Bay for example, where they just finished the US Open on Sunday. I think it looked worse on TV than in person, but the reviews from players and the media were brutal. I don’t understand the point of building something so difficult to play th...Read More
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I am a skeptic about health care providers. This year a Stillwater friend of mine referred me to an “upper cervical chiropractor” in Lake Elmo. My friend and I have been surprisingly pleased with our results from the team at Hilpisch Upper Cervical Health Center. I met a woman from Wisconsin on ...Read More
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