Opinion

To the Editor:  As the holiday season continues, on behalf of CROSS and the families we serve, I wanted to take an opportunity to share how grateful we are for outpouring of generosity during the annual Give to the Max Day on Nov. 13. We appreciate those who gave to CROSS and helped spread the […]

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By Joe Nathan  Guest Columnist One of my saddest and happiest days in school was the first day I wore my glasses, in the third grade. I already disliked my ears, which stuck out, and now I was the only kid with glasses. I felt super ugly and hated the idea of going to school. […]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers I look forward to Thanksgiving each year. I love that my sister comes home from Eau Claire for the long weekend. I love that my mom lights her pumpkin pie candles and fills our home with splashes of fall color. But most of all, I love gathering around the […]

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To the Editor:  As the holiday season continues, on behalf of CROSS and the families we serve, I wanted to take an opportunity to share how grateful we are for outpouring of generosity during the annual Give to the Max Day on Nov. 13. We appreciate those who gave to CROSS and helped spread the […]

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To the Editor: As a long-time subscriber to the Crow River News, I enjoy and appreciate the expanded coverage of the surrounding communities. However, I’m seeing a disturbing trend by too many local municipalities to be overweening and restrictive towards citizens and businesses alike. The Nov. 6 front page article about the historic Hilltop Farm […]

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By CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers Thanksgiving. Once upon a time, it was a day where American families got together, tuned into the Macy’s Day Parade, watched football, ate everything in existence and were lulled into a deep, delicious sleep caused by a near-lethal combination of tryptophan and the aftermath of a sugar rush from […]

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To the Editor: I would like to thank Osseo Area Community Education and Services for hosting the Camp Invention program this summer. At Camp Invention, children work together in teams to find solutions to real-world challenges inspired by the greatest innovators in the National Inventors Hall of Fame. This summer, local elementary students at Cedar […]

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By MIKE hanks Sun CURRENT Newspapers It’s time to stop vilifying the retail sector of this country as some sort of Grinch that is out to ruin the holidays for its employees. Sure, the retail sector has created the feeding frenzy we used to refer to as “Black Friday.” I say used to because the […]

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