Columns

Tue
13
Dec

The Constitution protects a free press

Judge Steve Halsey
Wright County District Court

One of the most frightening images of the recent Presidential election was a man at a political rally in Minneapolis wearing a t-shirt that read “Rope- Tree- Journalist- Some Assembly Required.” It is obvious he either has no knowledge of history or doesn’t care about it. History teaches us that the first targets of a military coup, whether in Africa or South America, are the radio and television stations, and the newspapers. Those seeking to overthrow a government seek to control the dissemination of the truth to the masses. 

Wed
07
Dec

Letter: ‘Kids can be expensive, but it’s important to invest in them’

To the Editor:

 

My husband and I have been residents of New Brighton since 2003. We love living here because we have incredible neighbors and enjoy the amenities the city offers. 

Wed
07
Dec

Maplewood Mall


Early on, some Maplewood residents cast a skeptical eye at the hole in the ground wondering out loud if this was too commercial for their city. The above photo shows early construction on the 125-acre mall site.

Frank Gilbertson

Maplewood Heritage Preservation commissioner

 

Sun
04
Dec

Presidential Pardons

From the Bench

Will he or won’t he? That is a question a lot of political commentators are asking about whether or not President Obama will pardon Hillary Clinton. Whatever the answer to that question is, other questions are equally interesting (and far less political). Specifically, what are pardons and why are presidents allowed to issue them at all?

Wed
30
Nov

Letter: Bauman ‘flip-flopped’ on a ‘commn sense change’

To the Editor:

 

Tue
29
Nov

Letter: ‘Stop hissing and moaning and choose a course’

To the editor: 

 

Tue
29
Nov

Letter: Re: Sharpshooters and deer

To the Editor:

 

This is a rebuttal to the letter by Dan Wall (Nov. 15, 2016 edition of the Review) regarding the upcoming deer hunt in Roseville:

Mon
28
Nov

Letter: It’s time to amend the Constitution & end the Electoral College

To the editor,

 

Sun
27
Nov

Your Legal Rights: Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

Lori Swanson
Minnesota Attorney General

In 2014, 17.6 million Americans were victims of identity theft, including an increasing number of tax-related theft. In 2015, 781 recorded data breaches exposed 169,068,506 records. 

ID theft occurs when a person uses someone else’s information for fraud. Taking steps to protect your identity can reduce your risk of becoming a victim. 

Wed
23
Nov

Midvale or Merriam Farm


Midvale Farm was a 280-acre cattle and horse breeding farm that straddled the present-day Maplewood and Oakdale border.

Mike Steinmetz 
local historian

 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Columns
Comment Here