When I was interviewing Mounds View resident Ken Glidden for an article about the possibility of MnPASS lanes being constructed along I-35W north of downtown Minneapolis to Lexington Avenue in Blaine, one good point he raised was that the government needs to figure out a better long-term funding solution for fixing roads.
I have been very disappointed by the decisions made by collegiate athletics that have been driven by money.
The Minnesota Vikings stadium was back in the news last week after Gov. Mark Dayton sent a letter to Mark and Zygi Wilf to state his displeasure over two issues.
Although I am a fanatical football fan, I had a lukewarm reaction when I saw that funding was approved for the Minnesota Vikings stadium.
After feeling like the 2010-2011 winter would never end, the 2011-2012 winter feels like a well-earned reprieve from the normally slow warm-up we experience in Minnesota.
by Eric Hagen
I still have many of my books packed in boxes even though I moved to my new home during the summer of 2009.