Letters To The Editor

To the editor: Last spring, Lakeville Community Education’s course on “Women’s Career Development” caught my eye – not so much because I was unhappy or uncertain with my career, but because eight out of 10 women wish they would’ve chosen a different career or sought their education for a different career. This started the wheels [...]

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To the editor: I just received the Dakota County newsletter highlighting the “crown jewel” Spring Lake Park Reserve. The highlight of “planned improvements” to this park does not mention the multi millions of dollars that have been and are planned to be spent for this “crown jewel,” such as for the 250- and 400-foot bridges [...]

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To the editor: Democrats like to pretend “it’s for the children.” But when it comes to public education, they consistently kowtow to the teachers union at the expense of students. Two cases in point: Minnesota Democrats passed 2013 House File 6514, the teachers union demand to eliminate academic graduation requirement for high-school students.  They also [...]

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To the editor: I have been a homeowner in Apple Valley since 1971 and have always been proud of our city and elected officials. However, I feel the need to write about my observations regarding the residence at 6533 160th St. W. I walk 160th on a regular basis and am appalled at the home [...]

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To the editor: I support state Rep. Anna Wills, R-Apple Valley, because she always listens to my concerns. Anna cares about the people that she serves and listens to them. Anna has always been open not only me but the constituents in her district, listening to our concerns. Anna not only listens she articulates her [...]

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To the editor: Thank you to a modern day knight in shining armor. A year ago last spring on a rainy Sunday afternoon I hurriedly stopped at Super America on County Road 50 and 175th Street. Running for the door without an umbrella, I slipped and fell to the pavement. Before I could muster the [...]

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