Reader’s Forum

Dear Editor: I  am writing to endorse Tom Schibilla for District 1 County Commissioner. I have known Tom for 30 years, both personally and professionally. During his 35 years of employment with Isanti County, Tom built good relationships with all branches of county government and understands their roles and relationships to one another. I know [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: The Minneapolis Star Tribune reported in the the July 27 Sunday paper that Lance Johnson (Woodbury) owes $129,000 in back property taxes to Isanti County. People like Johnson are allowed to delay these taxes legally. This is a good business decision for them but it is wrong and unethical. The other top nine [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: Recently I read in the paper about our representative opposing the requirements that employers provide any additional compensation to their employees. He voted against raising the minimum wage, he voted against state laws that expanded sick leave usage to cover taking sick or elderly parents to the doctor; however, then he voted for [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor:   We would like to thank the businesses and organizations which helped make a “perfect day” for the Connection and the Healing Event on May 30, 2014 at Cambridge Medical Center. Thank you Allina Health, Region 7E Initiative on Adult Mental Health and Chemical Dependency, Wellness in the Woods, Star 95 Car Wash, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: The Cambridge Ambassador Program is proud to have 2013 Ambassador Morgan Scheiller representing the community at the 2014 Minneapolis Aquatennial next week, July 21-25. Spending a week participating in the Queen of the Lakes Scholarship Program is an extraordinary once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a select few young women each summer.  We are thrilled to [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: After 33 plus years of law enforcement, all within Isanti County, and the last year and a half as your sheriff, I am officially announcing my retirement from the Isanti County Sheriff’s Office. My last day in office will be Dec. 31, 2014. It has been a pleasure to have been able to [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: Memorial Blood Centers would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all the dedicated blood donors in the community of Isanti. On Thursday, June 26, we were at the Community Center for one of our six Isanti Community blood drives this year.  A total of 56 units were collected, which will help [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow