Why does the school district and city have administrators when all they do is hire consultants to make their decisions for them? Think of how much money they could save.
A new arena is not going to cause ticket prices to double or triple, as it is the event promoter and not the civic center that determines ticket prices. Most, if not all, ticket revenue goes to the promoter — the civic center makes its money on concession sales.
We need a better location for the civic center. We could convert the Rushmore Mall; there’s parking all the way around it.
Turning the Legion Lake Fire into a prescribed burn and training project had a great deal to do with its "historic" size.
Sexting on the rise for 10 year olds and up? No reason grade or middle school kids need a cellphone, so parents are partially to blame. If you’re going to buy your child a cellphone get a kid-friendly flip phone and if you feel your child needs a smart phone then put restrictions on it.
I dearly miss St. John's and Bennett hospitals. The care was professional, personal and compassionate, and the best part: you were treated by your own personal physician who, in the majority of cases, had known you and your family for years.