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May 30, 2013
Letter: Stamp Out Hunger event produces serious weight
To the Editor: The Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County sends a huge thank you to the mail carriers and residents of Pierce County for participating in the May 11th Letter Carriers' National Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Mail carriers left donation bags and information at residences...
May 30, 2013 - 3:00pm
Letter: Consider 'haiku to the editor'
To the Editor: Entertaining, yes Short and sweet would be best Craft your words in haste Between marriage equality and a mayoral race, my eyes need a rest from the fiery correspondence in the letters to the editor section as of late. I hope my "haiku to the editor" will catch...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am
May 28, 2013
Letter: Kocina would listen to the people
To the Editor: The city of Red Wing needs a mayor who will talk and listen to the people. Beth Kocina worked at Goodhue County Public Health for 10 years and the city of Red Wing for 14 years. She has a lot of experience working and listening to people. I have known Beth Kocina...
May 28, 2013 - 5:30pm
May 26, 2013
Letter: Red Wing needs Bender
To the Editor: I am voting for Dan Bender for mayor not only because of his experience in city government but also because he is willing to work together with other governmental agencies and organizations to accomplish community goals. He thoughtfully considers all sides of issues...
May 26, 2013 - 10:00am
May 25, 2013
Letter: Tix would be one of Red Wing's 'best ever' mayors
To the Editor: Voters need to sift through a lot of information and consider six different personalities as we make our choice in the special election for mayor. I attended the recent forum for mayoral candidates held at the Senior Center in Red Wing. Samantha Tix stood out from...
May 25, 2013 - 10:00am
May 24, 2013
Letter: Fight for Mental Health Awareness
To the Editor: May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. The public needs to be educated on how it affects relationships. It can affect young and old, rich and poor, people of all races and religious backgrounds. Presentations could be given at businesses, schools and even...
May 24, 2013 - 6:27pm
May 23, 2013
Letter: Weather responds to the state's vote
To the Editor: The recent letter from Pastor Stehr was right on (R-E, May 18), but it could be enhanced by the following: By a majority vote, the Legislature and our governor have made a decision which allows the people involved to violate God's first command to couples. It was...
May 23, 2013 - 2:00pm
Letter: Sachen served us well in 'sludge fracas'
To the Editor: I was stung and upset by the negative letter to the editor May 18 regarding John Sachen's run for mayor. I would hope in a mature community that when people stick their necks out for a part in our democratic process, there would not be such a backlash. John is...
May 23, 2013 - 12:00pm
May 22, 2013
Letter: Bender's special interest is people
To the Editor: I was honored to respond to the request to write a letter to the editor regarding the candidacy of Dan Bender for the office of Red Wing mayor. We have come to know Dan well not only as fellow members of United Lutheran but as a very active and involved citizen of...
May 22, 2013 - 4:00pm
May 19, 2013
Letter: Choose a mayor you can trust
To the Editor: I have known Samantha Tix since she was 7 years old. She was a very bright little girl with the natural ability to connect with people one on one and build consensus. She would be good at seeing things from the citizen's point of view and getting the City Council to...
May 19, 2013 - 1:00pm
May 11, 2013
Letter: Remember and honor fallen peace officers
To the Editor: In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation that designated May 15 as Peace Officer Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition...
May 11, 2013 - 8:00am
May 7, 2013
Letter: Prohibit swimming near marinas
To the Editor: My wife and I have boated in Red Wing for nearly 30 years. During that time, we have made a few river trips to Florida and have stayed at most marinas along the way. One difference between Red Wing area marinas and other marinas along the Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee...
May 7, 2013 - 7:39pm
May 6, 2013
Letter: We'd do better to support leaders
To the Editor: In the aftermath of the Boston bombing, the critics make their expected appearance with their pathetic commentary in regards to the performance of the Boston police, Massachusetts State Patrol, FBI and anyone else who chose to respond to the tragedy. They are plentiful...
May 6, 2013 - 11:37am
May 5, 2013
Letter: 'Factual manner' does not equal 'factual writing'
To the Editor: Your Golden Quill was presented to Jeff McDowell for his letter done in a "factual manner" (R-E, April 27-28). Statements are not factual simply by being submitted to the Eagle. Due diligence is required to be sure statements published are factual, not just written...
May 5, 2013 - 12:36pm
May 4, 2013
Letter: Save the county trees
To the Editor: I'm opposing the removal of the large Red Oaks in front of our Courthouse. Our Pierce County Building Committee is very intelligent, but we need to have alternate plans on the removal of the trees. Please give any opinion that you may have at the meeting at the...
May 4, 2013 - 7:35pm