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Correction-“Divided government returns to Minnesota”


Mon, Feb 2nd, 2015
Posted in All Commentary

Minnesota Republican legislators are against raising new revenue for transportation, but have suggested that $750 million could be raised over four years to fix state roads and bridges through efficiencies. The number was misstated in the article “Divided government returns to Minnesota” as $7.5 million in the Monday, January 26, 2015 Fillmore County Journal.

Correction- 2015 Hesper-Mabel Steam Engine Days

Mon, Feb 2nd, 2015
Posted in All Commentary

For the Fillmore County Journal 2015 Calendar, there was an error in the month of September 2015. We sincerely apologize for printing the incorrect date in the calendar for the 2015 Hesper-Mabel Steam Engine Days. The correct dates for Steam Engin ..... 
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Why are people in power so afraid?

By Dr. Bryan Van Gorp

Mon, Feb 2nd, 2015
Posted in All Commentary

Research shows that on average, rich people are less empathetic than poor people. There are two possible explanations. First, part of climbing the ladder in many cases is a willingness to step on others, this selects for lack of empathy. Second, onc ..... 
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Easing sanctions on Cuba? It’s about time!

By Yvonne Nyenhuis

Mon, Jan 26th, 2015
Posted in All Commentary

It was 1958. I was 25 and living in Vero Beach, Fla. when I decided the time was right to accept an invitation I had received to go to Cuba. I met Gordon David when he was dock master of a boat-line in Hyannis Port. He was very excited about purcha ..... 
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Guest Commentary: The City of Peterson should do the right thing!

By Jennifer M. Wood

Mon, Jan 26th, 2015
Posted in Peterson Commentary

When my son was in the 6th grade, his teacher had a big banner strung across his wall that said: Whatever is right is not always popular and what ever is popular is not always right. Those words have stuck in my mind for 15 years now and are somet ..... 
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It’ll never be time for term limits on Congress

By Lee Hamilton

Mon, Jan 26th, 2015
Posted in All Commentary

It didn’t get much attention at the time, but the elections last November did more than give Republicans a majority in the U.S. Senate. Voters also added to the ranks of people on both sides of Capitol Hill who believe members of Congress should ..... 
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Guest Commentary: Erding is good for a laugh

By Mark Gusa

Mon, Jan 26th, 2015
Posted in Spring Valley Commentary

I finally had to write. After reading Mr. Erding for many months I had to reply. I read his commentary to get my daily or weekly laugh like I do when listening to Sean Hannity on the radio every night on the way home. They both cherry pick facts a ..... 
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Guest Commentary: Response to Mr. Erding’s rebuttal

By Herb Panko

Mon, Jan 26th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Commentary

I generally do not respond to rebuttals to my articles as I feel that such replies are of little value. However, in this particular instance I am making an exception, since Jeff Erding sardonically invites me to do so at the end of his rebuttal ..... 
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Results of the Harmony Community Chest 2014 charity drive

Mon, Jan 19th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Commentary

The 2014 Harmony Community Chest Drive has been completed. A total of $5,300 was collected via solicitation mailings. Due to unforeseen circumstances, the door-to-door campaign was not conducted this year, so the total collected is down from 2013 an ..... 
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