Archive for the ‘Welcome to Cartoon County, MN’ Category

I’m thinking Duluth ought to try this to get rid of some of the dirtbags…

City of Denver giving homeless people one-way bus tickets out of town DENVER – Since starting its “family reunification” program in 2011, the city of Denver has handed out roughly 540 one-way Greyhound bus tickets to other cities costing a total of $123,000. The city says the idea of the program is to reunify homeless […]

Another boondoggle. Has anyone determined where the arsenic is coming from?

Public hearing on Highway 210 waterline tonight at Transportation Building Posted Today at 6:07 a.m. The city of Carlton and Twin Lakes Township are holding a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. today, (Thursday, Jan. 19) at the Carlton County Transportation Building regarding a proposed waterline along Highway 210 from Carlton. Officials will inform residents of […]

What they should get is a jail cell and a bus ticket back to Mexico or wherever else they came from. Since when is it the government’s responsibility to reward criminality?

Immigrants Plead For Minnesota Driver’s Licenses Posted on January 12, 2017 Don Davis Minnesota government Jose Sanchez says his immigrant community fears living without driver’s licenses. “Our community needs licenses to get around, to get to work, to get to school,” he told a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. “I ask that you […]

Good guy with a gun stops a bad guy trying to kill an Arizona trooper.

Concealed Carry Hero Shoots Down Gunman Who Was Trying To Kill Arizona Trooper BY OFFICER BLUE ON JANUARY 12, 2017 Arizona DPS Director Colonel Frank Milstead explained what happened. Hero With A Gun Stops Murder Of Arizona Trooper Tonopah, Arizona – An Arizona DPS trooper is alive today only because a citizen stopped and gunned […]

Once in awhile, Governor Goofy impresses me. Okay, I lied, this is the first time. Ever.

I-35W bridge is lit blue in honor of Minnesota’s law enforcement officers The Interstate 35W bridge in downtown Minneapolis was lit blue on the night of Jan. 9, 2017, in observance of Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. (Minnesota Department of Transportation) By PIONEER PRESS | news@pioneerpress.com | PUBLISHED: January 9, 2017 at 10:56 pm | UPDATED: […]

Good guy with a gun stops two bad guys with guns.

Two thieves try to steal truck from armed 73-year-old and instantly regret it Carlos Garcia Jan 9, 2017 7:25 pm A 73-year-old was accosted in his own garage by two armed robbers who were trying to steal his truck, but he made them instantly regret it after they discovered he was armed too. According to […]

How can there be $1000.00 difference in fines for committing the same offense?

18 of 20 law enforcement sting solicitation cases now complete By Chelsey Perkins on Jan 8, 2017 at 8:10 p.m. Between May and October 2015, area law enforcement conducted multiple sting operations, resulting in gross misdemeanor charges against 20 men for soliciting prostitution. The operations involved the placement of a fake advertisement on a website […]

Another reason I don’t fly.

At least 5 dead, 8 hospitalized after shooting at Ft. Lauderdale airport Published January 06, 2017 FoxNews.com Reports of shots fired at Fort Lauderdale airport DEVELOPING – Five people are dead and a shooting suspect is in custody Friday after a lone gunman opened fire at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida without saying […]

Not surprising but disturbing.

First Time United States has appeared on List of Countries that Persecute Christians TIM BROWN — JANUARY 5, 2017 Persecution.org is the website of the Christian organization International Christian Concern (ICC), which “exist[s] to relieve the suffering of the worldwide persecuted church and to act as a bridge between the Western church and their suffering […]

In case there was any doubt in your mind, its confirmed.

Minnesota winters rated absolute worst in U.S. By John Myers Today at 10:47 a.m. Minnesota’s infamous winters are the absolute worst, the most miserable of anywhere in the U.S, according to the website thrillist.com. The website on Tuesday ranked every state on how bad its winters are. Hawaii was 50th, Minnesota was first. The assessment […]