I'm referring to a column by retired economist Ann Markusen, "Making sense of tax reform" in the Nov. 30 issue. How in the world can anyone "know" what the tax bill will do before it is passed? She must be able to see into the future. The reason I think this is a hate column is there is nothing but negativity in it. To claim "most economists" are skeptical is not true.
Learning how electronics work lets you be a creator, not just a user. Learning about electronics also sharpens your problem-solving skills, provides a foundation for STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields.
All Carlton County offices will be closed Friday, Dec. 22, and Monday, Dec. 25, in observance of the Christmas holiday. <
p>In her resignation letter to fellow commissioners and city staff, the 14-year veteran of the Planning Commission noted that the city needed "strong people in all city positions to make the right/fair/ethical decisions that need to be made." <
Musicians demonstrated their skills throughout the night led by enthusiastic longtime teacher and saxophone player, Rich Mowers. "One of my goals is to teach kids to enjoy making genuine music with their instruments and to have fun," Mowers said.
p>Tatianna Zimmerman was named to the MCAC Volleyball All-Northern Division second team. Zimmerman, a sophomore on the FDLTCC volleyball team, was an outside hitter and previously named Defensive Player of the Week in the MCAC Northern Division during Week Five. She is a graduate of South Ridge High School.
Enbridge is proposing a new oil pipeline that would run through Minnesota, including the headwaters of the Mississippi, Native American ricing lands, the Red River, Lake Superior watersheds, pristine lake country, 192 surface waters and hundreds of wetland acres. We should be concerned.
Property owners in Cloquet, however, should only see an increase of 5.63 percent in the fire district portion of their taxes (or $1.86 on a property valued at $100,000), provided their valuation didn't increase.
Adopt a senior cat. He has a gorgeous gray coat of fur. He is usually pretty mellow and enjoys a nice lap to keep warm. He gets along well with other kitties and would also do great with children.
However, there are 10 local entrants in Cloquet, which means it’s time to hop in the car and drive around in order to do the required field research.