Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Contact Us | Home RSS
You May Be Interested

July 16, 2015 To the Editor: I’ve mentioned a farmer in Bismarck, ND, before. That farmer, Gabe Brown, in the last 20 years has increased the number of cattle on his farm four times. more »»

Re: Public Safety

July 16, 2015 To the Editor: Citizens are complaining about the numbers of 18-wheelers driving through downtown Emmetsburg. more »»

Trucks Should Use By-Passes

July 16, 2015 To the Editor: I now realize that I am not the only one who is offended by the awful truck traffic here. more »»

An Argument Against Mowing

July 14, 2015 To the Editor: We Americans love our lawns – acres and acres of emerald green, carefully manicured perfection. Except, they are mostly a dead zone. more »»

Looking To The Future

July 7, 2015 To Parents, Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles, Brothers, Sisters or just acquaintances: Recently some things have come to light for myself, and it bothers me. more »»

Make Downtown More Pedestrian-Friendly

June 30, 2015 To the Editor: On several occasions recently I have run into friends or acquaintances on the streets in downtown Emmetsburg. We tried to stop and have a conversation. more »»

Reader Shares Points of Discussion

June 25, 2015 To the Editor: Just a few things we could be discussing in these pages, that effect our lives. more »»

EPA Puts Oil Industry's Agenda Ahead of American Farmers

June 16, 2015 To the Editor: It hasn't always been easy for the average American farme. more »»

G-T Administrator Says Goodbye To School

May 5, 2015 Dear Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven- Ayrshire Parents & Community: It is with a very heavy heart I write this letter. more »»

Moving Forward

April 30, 2015 Palo Alto County Citizens, Several months ago, I wrote a letter that was critical of decisions by our County Supervisor. more »»

Farm Safety For Just Kids

April 28, 2015 Dear Editor of Emmetsburg News, Agriculture is the nation’s most dangerous and pivotal industry. Nearly 700 kids have died on farms in the United States between the years of 1995 and 2000. more »»

Visit The Nature Center

April 28, 2015 Dear Editor, It was my great pleasure to speak at the Lost Island Prairie Wetland Nature Center recently. I enjoyed spending time with the wonderful folks who gathered there. more »»

New Owners For Emmetsburg Car Wash

April 23, 2015 To the Editor: Over the last month, there have been many discussions regarding the potential enhancement of South Bay car wash, generating dialogue on both sides of the debate. more »»

Congratulations, Emmetsburg Main Street Community Theatre

April 16, 2015 The staff and many volunteers who make the Emmetsburg Main Street Community Theatre possible can pat themselves on the back for putting together yet another exceptional production in “The Addams... more »»

A Better Way To Finance Street Renovation?

March 10, 2015 To the Editor: A recent newspaper article reports that a hearing on the Lake Street renovation recently occurred. Please allow me to offer a perspective from past street projects. more »»

Reader Expresses Support For Gas Tax Hike

March 5, 2015 To the Editor: I was relieved and very pleased with the recent approval of an increase in our state gas tax. I, like most any other motorist, like to fill my tank for the lowest price possible. more »»

Thanks For Your Help

February 26, 2015 To the Editor: On behalf of the Ayrshire First Responders, Ayrshire Fire Department, Ayrshire Community Club and Ayrshire American Legion, we wish to thank all the people that bought tickets for the... more »»

County Purchases

February 24, 2015 To the Editor: Our County Board of supervisors is purchasing two pickup trucks from businesses inside our County. Good! I believe that money spent in a community turns over about seven times. more »»

“Go For It!” St. Pat’s Organization

February 24, 2015 To the Editor: I recently heard that St. Pat’s organization is planning on having a beer garden on Friday and Saturday nights until 10 p.m. for our St. Pat’s celebration. more »»

Reader Agrees With Previous Letters

February 17, 2015 To the Editor: I strongly AGREE with Bill Ellingrod’s letter to the Editor on January 29 in The Democrat titled “What is Our Heritage.”?I, too, have seen many ditches that have black snow in them. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web