The Free Press, Mankato, MN

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  • Cornish revealed truth about security hospital Doug Kassuelke North Mankato

    June 13, 2014

  • Rein in presidential war powers

    After nearly 13 years of war, the number of people we mourn on Memorial Day has grown exponentially.

    June 11, 2014

  • Limited visibility better for roundabouts

    Thanks to the writer from North Mankato with concerns about the mound in a roundabout. ("Roundabouts are dumb and dumber," June 4.) We appreciate the opportunity to get that information out as others may be wondering the same thing. By the way, this

    June 8, 2014

  • Low tax mantra harms middle class How does the Republican Party thrive on rising income inequality? Answer: The more financially squeezed the middle class feels, the more susceptible they are to the Republican promise of lower taxes. This proportion benefits Republicans at election t

    June 8, 2014

  • Security Hospital can't become prison

    The Department of Human Services and National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota have a shared goal -- for the Minnesota Security Hospital to effectively treat people with serious mental illnesses in a safe environment, while focusing on each patie

    June 8, 2014

  • Bergdahl swap a slap in the face As a Vietnam vet I am disgusted by the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. I haven't read anywhere that he was mistreated/abused like our POWs in Vietnam were. It just said "his health was deteriorating" and we have a "sacred obligation to bring him home

    June 7, 2014

  • DFL bonding a boondoggle The members of the DFL are patting themselves on the back for their "accomplishments" for the past session. Perhaps if the people of rural Minnesota take a good look at the items in the bonding bill (on-line at http://tinyurl.com/nyqkv8l) those same

    June 7, 2014

  • Your View: Roundabouts are 'dumb' and 'dumber' By Gary Lindsay, North Mankato

    June 4, 2014

  • mfp maertens mug My View: GOP stirs Benghazi pot for politics

    Of the 500 Americans who died in dangerous parts of the world in recent decades, Republicans seem obsessed about four

    June 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Veterans' care should embarrass us all By Max Hailperin, St. Peter

    May 31, 2014