Open Forum
EDITOR’S NOTE: Letters will be accepted for the Open Forum for publication in the next available issue after receipt. Letters may be sent to Forest Lake Times, 146 N. Lake St., Suite 125, Forest Lake, or by e-mail to [email protected] Letters should not exceed 250 words and must be signed w...Read More
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Where’s the payback? I read this morning about the YMCA and the dollars our community is going to put into the move of this “tax-free” organization. Where is the payback for our community’s investment? Between the city giving the property and $9 million dollars and the school district’s p...Read More
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Practice what you preach Sen. Sean Nienow, Republican purveyor of fiscal and personal responsibility, has reneged on his debts through bankruptcy and weaseled out of repaying of nearly a million dollars of money he borrowed. According to a news report, Sen. Nienow makes $31,000 annually as a senator...Read More
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Thanks for the effort A big ‘thank you’ to those responsible for keeping the Hardwood Creek Trail (or at least parts of it) plowed.  Its true snowfall totals are down this winter, but keeping the trail mostly clear of the snow that has fallen has made it possible to get out and walk or run [......Read More
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A leadership problem In the last Forest Lake Times, Sen. Sean Nienow is quoted as saying how Legislature should address future spending. At the same time, an article in the Star Tribune states how he just  stuck we the taxpayers with a $840,000 debt due to his bankruptcy. He passes it off by saying...Read More
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OHE taking steps The Minnesota Office of Higher Education produces several publications designed to help students and families prepare for and succeed in postsecondary education. It was recently brought to our attention that one publication, “Choosing a College,” is missing some important inform...Read More
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Letters will be accepted for the Open Forum for publication in the next available issue after receipt. Letters may be sent to Forest Lake Times, 146 N. Lake St., Suite 125, Forest Lake, or by e-mail to [email protected] Letters should not exceed 250 words and must be signed w...Read More
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