Editorial

To the Editor: Congratulations to State Representative Mark Uglem who this last week received the prestigious National Federation of Independent Business award as a Guardian of Small Business. The NFIB is a group of 13,000 small business owners who scored Mark Uglem on ten important votes that opposed onerous tax increases on said small businesses. We [...]

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To the Editor: This letter is to piggyback on the one written by Tim Erickson September 25 regarding the new West River Road (WRR) roundabout. We have been in Champlin since 1977 and have had more trouble than not getting onto WRR off of Winnetka. It is a dangerous intersection and there has never been any [...]

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To the Editor: This election, we have the chance to elect a judge who brings extensive courtroom experience, who has taken time to understand and give back to her community, and whose legal background is a diverse as our county. I am writing to support Bridget Ann Sullivan’s candidacy for Hennepin County Judge in 4th District [...]

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Local elections are important. They directly affect us where we live, raise our families, and call our home. Champlin’s future is bright with opportunites to create a greater sense of community, and development that will offer more establishments we can enjoy locally. Our lives are busy. We drive home past a flurry of election signs, [...]

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To the Editor: $17 million dollars of your tax dollars are tied up in a project that is going no where (Mississippi Crossings). The requirement that each residents on the street is now paying for street lighting, generating more money for the city to spend elsewhere. And what is next? What else are they working on [...]

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To the Editor: I am writing to encourage everyone re-elect for Jennifer DeJournett to the Three Rivers Park Board. Jennifer knows our community and she has been an effective advocate since her election to the Park Board in 2012. As a mom of four young children, she knows it is important to be prudent with [...]

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To the Editor: I encourage every Champlin resident to consider what kind of leadership they want to see in our next Mayor, and then cast their vote for Ryan Sabas on Tuesday, November 4th. While I love living in our gorgeous city, I have some serious concerns about the direction it is going. I believe that [...]

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To the Editor: The difference between Representative Mark Uglem and others who want to be politicians is that he has over 20 years of public service including hands on, dependable, trustworthy experience. He has served our cities, the north west region and the state with a sensible and fair personal compass. That is what we [...]

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