We see that you have javascript disabled. Please enable javascript and refresh the page to continue reading local news. If you feel you have received this message in error, please contact the customer support team at 1-833-248-7801.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

OUR OPINION

Latest Headlines
The community over the years has time and again shown how giving it can be for myriad causes.
With students returning to classes and other school activities en masse Tuesday, Sept. 6, it’s also time to remind motorists to be wary on area roadways. There will be a lot more kids, more cars and more buses traversing our neighborhoods.
We commend the work of the Water Tower Preservation Committee, which over these past few years has been a strong advocate for the water tower and creative in its fundraising for the preservation project, including securing grants from the Minnesota Historical Society and selling water tower memorabilia.
We commend the Brainerd City Council for approving a Brainerd Planning Commission recommendation of an interim use permit to allow the warming shelter on South Seventh Street to operate through June 30, 2025.
Hopefully the Brainerd School District can work out participation agreements with the affected schools regarding sports and other activities.
Letters are limited to 150 words, and a writer can endorsement a candidate only once.

ADVERTISEMENT

The popularity of wake boats has been on the rise in recent years, and so has the controversy around them.
Memorial Day is a day in which we honor those who fought and died for our country. We encourage everyone to take time out of their weekend, even if for only a moment, to pay tribute and honor these men and women who so rightfully deserve it.
Yes, the Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts is a Brainerd Public Schools facility, but belongs to and will be used by the entire community, for everyone to enjoy. We see the service of alcohol as amenable to the purpose of the building when it’s hosting public events not related to the school district.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT