Editorial

To the Editor: This letter is in support of Jefferson Fietek, House candidate for District 36A. Jefferson is a community activist and middle school teacher who is passionate about his community and schools. He is not afraid to take on tough issues, and is a fearless advocate for our kids. He knows education, and has [...]

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To the editor: I normally don’t pay too much attention about the going on’s political wise in our community. I know I should but there usually is not much need in our little town of Champlin. But this past year there were some concerns or questions we had about something. Since Ryan is our rep, [...]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers A journalist’s job is, for the most part, a thankless job. It’s not a secret that journalists don’t get paid the best, though we are supposed to be available every minute of the day to drop what we’re doing on a whim to cover a breaking news story or [...]

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To the Editor: Dating from 1936, the Champlin Mill Pond Dam is getting a much needed and long awaited upgrade, thanks primarily to State Representative Mark Uglem. Mark Uglem has been an avid proponent of this project for 15 years. First as a Champlin City Council member, then as Champlin Mayor and this year as [...]

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By CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers I’ll admit that I’ve never been a sports fan. Even though I went to my fair share of Twins games, and even a stray Wild game or two, professional sports never commanded my attention or interest, and that apathy still stands to this day. I couldn’t tell you the [...]

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To the Editor: It was quite a surprise to me and others who reside in Champlin to find a three way stop sign on West River Road near the roundabout at the intersection of West River Road and Hayden Lake Road. We had all thought that the four way intersection there was going to be [...]

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To the editor: As I drive to, what I feel is, my peaceful and quiet home located in Champlin I wonder what it would be like if there was a day that as a city we would have to face the same tribulations as Ferguson, MO. Sometimes, I wonder if we as a community, have [...]

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Campaign season 2014 is underway. Filings closed last week for a host of races, from city council to county board, from State House to Congress. Sun Newspapers is dedicated to bringing local election news to our readers. We devote space each week to news stories, letters to the editor and to a Voters Guide that [...]

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