Category: OPINION

Opinions

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi….. Guess I will start by apologizing for a mistake I made in my article last week. I gave you an e-mail address to send your concerns to with a wrong address. I am so sorry because after my meeting…

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: I read with interest the letter written by a parent that was disappointed in the “ploy” to spend money at Rock Ledge’s Family Night. This night was an event planned by our PTO and the funds raised…

From the editor’s desk

By Rick Cohler, editor: The other day I told someone that I get as excited about election night as most people get for the Packers-Vikings game. She told me she thought I was crazy. A bit later I got to…

Eighth Congressional District Candidate Views

Reid Ribble (R-De Pere) is seeking his second term as 8th Congressional District Representative. Ribble is being challenged by Democrat Jamie Wall of Green Bay. Each candidate was interviewed by the Advertiser Community News & Times-Press. ACN: Why are you…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…. I told you last week I would get more into detail on the American Transmission Company putting up a new 138-kV transmission line and a new 345 kV transmission line. Now I don’t know a lot about transmission lines…

Letters to the editor

This is a BIG thank you to the students and teachers from Seymour Alternative School who surprisingly appeared at our Factory Street home on Friday, Oct. 19. With rakes in hand, they volunteered their time and energy in cleaning up…

Two candidates on Nov. 6 ballot for Outagamie County Register of Deeds

Sarah Van Camp, Republican; excerpt taken from www.sarahvancamp.com As a title insurance agent, I have worked hand in hand with the Register of Deeds Office for the past 25 years. I understand and appreciate the tradition of maintaining excellent records…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…budgets, budgets and more budgets between the County and the City. So far they look pretty good but November will tell us the final outcome when they are presented for final approval by the County Board and City Council. We…

2012 – Election – 2012

Incumbent Sixth Assembly District Representative Gary Tauchen (R) Bonduel is seeking his fourth term in office. He is being challenged on Nov. 6 for the second time by former Wittenberg teacher John Powers. (D) ACN: Why do you seek another…

Words in My Pocket

Arianna and Eli with Grandma and Grandpa. - Photo by Rachel Giblin

A Rough Day By Susan Manzke A Rough Day By Susan Manzke Sometimes I have unbelievable cravings. If it’s food, my craving is usually for chocolate. I love anything chocolate. Well, not anything. I think I’ll pass on chocolate bacon,…