Letters

Supports Zehnder Fischer

To the editor: I have been professionally associated with Michelle Zehnder Fischer for nearly 20 years. She has distinguished herself while first serving as Assistant Nicollet County Attorney and now as the Nicollet County Attorney. She is held with the highest regard because of her ...

Supports Hohensee

To the editor: I am sending this letter in support of Police Senior Investigator Jeff Hohensee for the office of Sheriff of Brown County. My only personal involvement with the New Ulm Police Department occurred some 17 years ago when valuable jewelry was stolen from my elderly invalided ...

Torkelson wrong on the environment

To the editor: At a forum earlier this month, the candidates for Minnesota House 16B were asked a question regarding a recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report and what they could do to help combat climate change. Torkelson stated: “The evidence for climate change is ...

Torkelson works for small communities

To the editor: Recently The Journal made a wise decision in endorsing Paul Torkelson to continue representing our area in the Minnesota House of Representatives. Paul has the respect of his peers in the legislature where he has demonstrated his leadership skills. Paul has received a number ...

Support for Hohensee

To the editor: My name is Barry Gulden and I grew up in New Ulm. I work for a sheriffs department that connects to Brown County. I have been watching the Brown County Sheriffs Department race closely. What I have noticed is the compelling and diverse letters that have been submitted to ...

Feehan for 1st District

To the editor: Voters in Minnesota’s First Congressional District have the opportunity to send to Congress one of the most talented candidates I have seen in 66 years as a political junkie – starting as an 11 year old focused on the 1952 presidential race. Tim Walz has been a great ...

Supports Seidl

To the editor: I would like to share a personal experience our family has had with Jason Seidl. For many years we have had issues with trains blocking the roads that we live on, leaving their train cars parked literally for hours at times. We live on a road where there is only one way in, and ...

Good German Musik

To the editor: On Oct. 12 we attended a concert at the Event Center featuring the Bavarian Musikmeisters, a group out of the Twin Cities area. They played good old German musik like the bands brought here from Germany during the Heritagefest prime years. The purpose of this letter is to ...

Why Vote Republican?

To the editor: America has witnessed the true nature of the Democrat Party here in Minnesota and Nationally. Last Monday a MNDFL Headquarters staffer called for GOP members to be taken to the guillotine on Nov. 7 – the day after election. The response from MNNDFL – “it was only an ...

Vote for Beussman

To the editor: Mayor Beussman is a dedicated husband (he has been married 51 years), father of three and grandfather of three. Bob, as he is known, taught for 33 years for School District #88. Bob has been a past commander of the Ben Seifert American Legion Post 132. He is a current member of ...

Zins supports Hohensee

To the editor: I fully support Jeff Hohensee for Sheriff of Brown County. I was working the day Jeff started and he hit the road running and has never slowed down. His record of achievements are very impressive. We’ve all heard the saying; “experience is the best teacher.”Jeff has that ...

Torkelson: Depth and determination

To the editor: Paul Torkelson deserves your vote to return to his District 16B Minnesota House Seat. Paul is a compassionate leader, concerned about our families and our future. He graduated college as a music educator and taught high school band for several years; his wife, Cindy, was a ...

Feehan has support of American Nurses Association

To the editor: I am very proud that our Congressional District 1 DFL Candidate Dan Feehan recently received the endorsement of the American Nurses Association (ANA) Political Action Committee. I am a member of this national organization of Registered Nurses that serves the interests of nurses ...

A Red Tsunami

To the editor: The liberal Democrats and political pundits say they are going to have a “blue wave” and take over the House and Senate. I am hoping for a” red tsunami,”not just a slight wave in the State of Minnesota and the entire nation. A lot of people have already voted but we ...

Chuck Hanson supports Fischer in Nicollet County

To the editor: I write to endorse the candidacy of Michelle Zehnder Fischer for Nicollet County Attorney. For the past four years I have had the pleasure of working with Michelle in my job as Brown County Attorney. Michelle has been an invaluable resource in almost every area of my ...

Investigator encourages support for Hohensee

To the editor: I have authored this letter to voice my support of Jeff Hohensee for Brown County Sheriff. It has been a privilege to have known and worked with Jeff for the past 17 years. He and I have collaborated on numerous narcotics investigations while I worked with a neighboring ...

Too many demands on young athletes

To the editor: Jim Bastian’s column in Saturday’s paper struck a chord with me and, I’m guessing, with many parents. Coach Kneeshaw is right on in his assessment that playing three football games in 12 days is too much. As a 15-year football coach on both high school and college levels, ...

BC Dispatch Supervisor supports Seidl for Sheriff

To the editor: I would like to invite you to join me in supporting Jason Seidl for Sheriff. I have worked with Chief Deputy Seidl at the Sheriff’s Office for the past 24 years. Jason is a team player. He is honest and hardworking. He does not boast, but gives credit to those working with ...

Brown County Sheriff’s Deputies endorse Seidl;

To the editor: Members of the Law Enforcement Labor Services (LELS) Union, Local #94 voted by a count of 7-0 in favor of endorsing Chief Deputy Jason Seidl in his candidacy for Brown County Sheriff. LELS Local #94 is comprised of Brown County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Sergeant, Investigation, ...

Election letters

The Journal will accept letter to the editor relating to the Nov. 6 elections up to Friday, Nov. 2. Letters endorsing candidates and issues will not be published after Sunday, Nov. 4, unless the editor determines a response to a previously published letter is in order. Please keep letters brief ...

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