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Beware of holiday commercialism Black Friday is almost here, but it is no longer the traditional start of the Christmas shopping season. In its place is Thanksgiving Day, which once upon a time was about family and friends but now shares the stage with the opportunity to save 15 bucks on, well, anything. This year, many […]

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Tell them what to do Recently Scandia sent a letter asking for input involving road improvements. Folks, it’s time to wake up and tell our ridiculous government what we want before another assessment is pushed down our throats. Most citizens live on roads maintained by Scandia, and I feel we all should contribute through the […]

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The Oct. 23 issue of the Forest Lake Times is the final issue letters regarding the Nov. 4 election are accepted. Clerk issue matters On Nov. 4, Linwood voters will decide whether to appoint or elect their 2016 town clerk. A yes vote will decide to appoint (or hire) a town clerk. A no vote […]

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Letters will be accepted for publication in the next available issue after receipt. Send letters to ryan.howard@ecm-inc.com. Letters should not exceed 250 words and must be signed with the writer’s name, address and telephone number. Deadline is noon on Monday. The newspaper reserves the right to edit letters for space, libel rules, clear communication and […]

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Letters will be accepted for publication in the next available issue after receipt. Send letters to ryan.howard@ecm-inc.com. Letters should not exceed 250 words and must be signed with the writer’s name, address and telephone number. Deadline is noon on Monday. The newspaper reserves the right to edit letters for space, libel rules, clear communication and […]

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Letters will be accepted for publication in the next available issue after receipt. Send letters to ryan.howard@ecm-inc.com. Letters should not exceed 250 words and must be signed with the writer’s name, address and telephone number. Deadline is noon on Monday. The newspaper reserves the right to edit letters for space, libel rules, clear communication and […]

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