Opinion
As Minnesota legislators conclude their business in the next few weeks, here are four things I hope they do to help improve public schools. Some don’t cost any additional tax dollars. Some require a relatively modest investment in youngsters, schools and educators 1. Make it easier and clearer for...Read More
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To the editor: Maintaining school district facilities is extremely important. Over the years the Stillwater Area Public School District has done a very good job of keeping our facilities in good working order. We have buildings in our district that are still being used after nearly 100 years. This i...Read More
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To the editor: In America we believe in education and the power of educated minds, so we must get it right when we invest in our children. Consider today’s real life situation: a near $100 million bond referendum vote. However, I believe the district has a record of overpaying on its deferred main...Read More
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The Minnesota House has approved legislation that prioritizes tax relief for middle-class families, college students, aging adults, veterans, farmers and job creators. This is a complete reversal from our last budget setting session, where an all Democrat-led government raised taxes and fees by bill...Read More
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