Reader’s Forum

Here’s a thank you to all who have stopped for me at various crosswalks. It is appreciated. Now a complaint about people stopping on the crosswalks, waiting to go. If you’re at a light going left or straight, you have to wait until it changes. If you’re turning right and you see an opening, give [...]

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I was a bit surprised to learn about the misinformation in Mr. Dennis Lund’s letter to the editor regarding the indoor BMX Arena. It seems odd that someone who does not even live in the city of Isanti is so concerned about our fiscal health. He should be happy to know that since I have [...]

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Dear Editor: $2.3 million for an indoor sandbox. That is what taxpayers will have if the Rum River BMX Association goes defunct. Mayor Wimmer claims to have a contingency plan. See any red flags here? The city would own a 73,000 square foot building filled with rolling hills on dirt, no concrete floor, no HVAC [...]

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Dear Editor: As I sat at a picnic table Sunday night at Sandquist Family Park, after the Cambridge-Isanti Competitive Baseball In-House tournament wrapped up, I admired the new ball field, with freshly laid sod, and the Ball Park in general. Under the direction of Russ Mann, we worked diligently with Chris Storlie from the Church [...]

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Dear Editor: The Isanti County TZD program advocates for traffic safety behind the wheel. As a result of recent discussions, it is time again to remind drivers to be careful. Traffic safety is something we all need to be aware of this summer. There are four things drivers can do to avoid a crash. First, [...]

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Dear Editor: We were blessed to have a large crowd of racers and fans enjoy great winter weather for the second annual Andy Englund Fast Fifty vintage snowmobile race Jan. 19 on Long Lake. The fundraising event is held in honor of our late son, Andy, who loved vintage racing. A big “thanks” goes out [...]

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Dear Editor: Prairie Senior Cottages would like to express our sincere appreciation to the first responders in the city of Isanti who work tirelessly to protect our city and the residents of our cottage. Words can’t express the admiration we have for the faithfulness of the Isanti Fire Department, the Chief of Police and all [...]

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