Opinion
Regional airport managers in the Twin Cities area are concerned because there aren’t enough young men and women flying private and commercial airplanes to replace the retiring pilots. There also is a growing shortage of trained people to fill the aeronautical jobs of the future. One way to grow in...Read More
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Here are five questions you might want to ask school board candidates or members running for re-election this fall. Because schools play a huge role in making communities attractive places to live and work, you might also talk with the other board members, whose seats aren’t up for election, about...Read More
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Minnesotans traditionally vote in large numbers during midterm elections. Will the Tuesday, Nov. 4 elections once again place Minnesota among national leaders in turnout? If past history is repeated, the state will again be a leader, much as it was four years ago when the state led the nation in vot...Read More
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Maybe, in this all-too-serious world, we need to laugh more. Imagine a meeting where you can laugh at Laurel and Hardy films, along with shorts on “Popeye the Sailorman” and “The Little Rascals.” That was the agenda for the Bloomington Brats October meeting, a tent of the Sons of the Desert ...Read More
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I have heard it said that Baldwin lakes property owners do not pay enough taxes for sidewalks much less paved roads. All children deserve quality education regardless of where they live. Don’t all Baldwin property owners deserve quality roads? Let’s close the Baldwin road equity gap. A resident ...Read More
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My husband and I enthusiastically support Dale Hurni for School Board. Dale was Principal when I was hired to run the Performing Arts Center so I can speak firsthand to his leadership qualities. Dale is one of the best leaders I have ever worked with. He knows school finances and operations at all l...Read More
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