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Randy Carlsen


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June 25, 2014

Letter to the editor: Finne

Have you seen the sump pump and drainage pipe from the Shopko Store foundation that is draining into the storm sewer? I have pictures from Friday, June 13th that shows water being pumped out and draining from this area and there had not been a good rainfall for about two weeks.

July 9, 2014

Editorial: Bad Location?

Following the heavy rains my first stop was the new Shopko Hometown location to check out the water. It was not as bad as I had anticipated, but certainly not land I would choose for a $3.2-$3.5 million property.

July 2, 2014

Mantorville Mayor

I wanted to say thank you to all of our volunteers who have worked so hard on the Stagecoach Days celebration. The committee has spent many hours over the past year, they have added a few events to the celebration and their effort paid off again on a well executed plan.

July 23, 2014

Fair Memories

Many of my childhood memories are from when the Fair rolled into town. For the most part they were all fond memories. One memory I would like to forget is when a friend and I blew $20 on the games one afternoon.

July 16, 2014

Editorial: Ticks

I was making the bed one day last week and, lo and behold, there was a tick on one of the pillows. I've already had to pull one of those critters out of my leg this summer. With all of the rain we have had ticks and mosquitoes and those little gnats have been plentiful.

July 16, 2014

Editorial: Nobody Wants Them

It's really not very hard to figure out why there are fewer countries that want to host the Summer and Winter Olympic games. Cost. From political unrest to voters who reject the price tag of hosting an Olympics, there is less interest in being in the limelight for two weeks out of the year.

July 9, 2014

A Day Without?

Twenty-four hours after house, tree and playground equipment removal the former Lions Park looked completely different. All signs of the area serving as a park were gone.

July 23, 2014

Letter to the editor: Kern

Our son Caleb Kern was diagnosed with intractable uncontrolled epilepsy when he was nine months old in March of 1991. He is now 24 years old. Since then he has had several types of seizures and has been tried on multiple seizure medications to try and control them.

July 2, 2014

Big Fan

All of a sudden millions of Americans have jumped on the bandwagon and are soccer fans. The United States is right in the mix and has a chance to make a name for themselves and the world-or so I am told.











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