Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: There is a lot of confusion surrounding how charitable gaming in MN works and what gets to the bottom line for mission work. The typical gaming charity in Minnesota returns 82 cents of every dollar wagered to the local players in the form of prizes. The remaining 18 cents is left to [...]

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To the Editor:   Winter is back in full swing, with significant snow and ice for all of us to battle. That means slippery surfaces, which can be dangerous and costly for homeowners, as well as for their visitors — including their letter carrier. By clearing a path when the snow arrives, accidents can be [...]

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To the Editor:   Have you been up to City Park lately? You can thank the Osseo Lions Club, Osseo Fire Department Relief Association and the Osseo-Maple Grove American Legion. They have paid for all the annuals in the park and bi-weekly weeding and maintenance of the flowers in the park and Central Avenue planters [...]

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To the Editor:   As I read Gov. Dayton’s comments on how essential farmers are to our future all I could think is “You’ve got to be bleeping kidding me!” What the heck is he even doing writing something like this after having to admit that he didn’t realize one of the myriad of new [...]

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To the Editor:   Effective Aug. 1, 2013, Villa Healthcare is excited to inform you that we have assumed ownership of Berkshire Residence Board and Care in Osseo. Effective immediately, the facility will be known as: The Villa at Osseo. With the transition of ownership, The Villa at Osseo will become part of a post-acute [...]

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Letter to the Editor:   On behalf of the city of Maple Grove Mayor, Council and staff, a big thank you goes to all the members of the Maple Grove Community Organization (MGCO) who made this year’s Maple Grove Days celebration a great success! A special thanks to MGCO Director Deb Syhre for her continued [...]

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To the Editor: I read the Peppin Report in the June 6th issue of the Osseo-Maple Grove Press and wasn’t surprised by the disappointing news of how the new state budget will hit all of us. What did surprise me was the statement in the paper by Rep. Peppin indicating that “This type of budgeting [...]

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To the Editor:   I was very frustrated by the article on the Dist. 279 American Indian Program. The points I found extremely frustrating were that of  teachers needing to identify what students would benefit, the need for family activities planned at night, and not knowing what was available. It is the parents and the [...]

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