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Letters

Problems with downtown plans

To the editor: While reading The Journal regarding area plans approved by the New Ulm City Council, I ran across downtown plans which I see problems with. One problem is changing the downtown parking from angled to parallel parking, which gives us fewer parking spaces and causes problems with ...

I saw and listened to the real Joe Biden

To the editor: I saw the real Joe Biden on TV on June 27 at the debate. Joe Biden had to have everything the way he wanted at the debate, he had to have it on CNN, he had to have a week to prepare, he had to have 16 people to advise him who told him how to debate. CNN had it so they could cut ...

Support bipartisan AADAPT Act

To the editor: Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating condition that affects millions of Americans, both directly and indirectly, by placing an enormous emotional and financial burden on individuals and families. This is particularly hard for those of us who have relatives in Greater ...

Sad news for music lovers

To the editor: Like many of you, I was saddened to learn of the passing of Smiley Wiltscheck.  A big thank you to the New Ulm Journal for acknowledging and recognizing his musical legacy. I first got to know Smiley as we would cross paths at the NUCAT (New Ulm Community Access ...

As Randy Moss would say, ‘Come on, Man!’

To the Editor: Why does the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS), an institution desired to possess the wisdom of Solomon, choose to deal in hypotheticals and ignore the clear and present danger of a former President, bent upon becoming a dictator, thereby rendering our democracy null ...

Automatic voter registration begins

To the editor: Automatic voter registration (AVR) has now begun in Minnesota. AVR provides an opportunity to register to vote when applying for a driver’s license and is another secure way of registering to vote. You can also register at the Brown County Auditor/Treasurer’s Office, ...