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

Tony Cornish nails it, again.

  Letter:  Intimidated by my gun? That’s your problem   Read the entire letter: http://www.twincities.com/2017/03/19/letter-tired-arguments-at-the-gun-hearing/

Nice time of year for a paid vacation…is it just a witch hunt?

Cloquet police chief placed on leave By Jana Peterson Today at 6:36 p.m. Cloquet Police Chief Steve Stracek was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday night during an emergency meeting of the Cloquet City Council, pending the results of an investigation. The vote came after Mayor Dave Hallback and councilors closed the emergency meeting, citing […]

Better late than never..now, President Trump should unceremoniously discharge every government employee refusing to hang his portrait.

UPDATE: White House Tells All VA Facilities to Hang President’s Portrait Mar 17, 2017 // 9:16am The White House issued a directive to all VA facilities, instructing them to hang a portrait of President Trump, Ed Henry reported this morning. “Fox & Friends” has reported on this all week after Republican congressman and Army veteran […]

Its about time. Friday news dump, thankfully, MN prosecutor Andrew Luger is on the list

AG Sessions asks remaining 46 US attorneys to resign Published March 10, 2017 FoxNews.com Attorney General Jeff Sessions has asked the remaining 46 U.S. attorneys to resign, the Justice Department announced Friday. The department said some attorneys, as in prior transitions, already had left the department. The statement said, “the Attorney General has now asked […]

Yes, this will be the new norm. What did you expect?

Restaurants are adding labor surcharges to help offset minimum wage increases Published March 10, 2017 The Wall Street Journal Restaurant diners are footing the bill for rising minimum wages. In lieu of steep menu price increases, many independent and regional chain restaurants in states including Arizona, California, Colorado and New York are adding surcharges of […]

Today’s “feel good” story.

Illegal border crossings decrease by 40 percent in Trump’s first month, report says Published March 09, 2017 FoxNews.com The number of people illegally crossing the U.S. southern border has dropped 40 percent in President Trump’s first full month in office, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Wednesday. U.S. Customs and Border Patrol reported that the […]

Will prosecutors and courts ever take criminality seriously?

Duluth man convicted in stabbing case faces heroin charges for second time By Tom Olsen on Mar 2, 2017 at 11:54 p.m. Tyler Joseph Bizal A Duluth man who was placed on probation after a stabbing at the then-new Steve O’Neil Apartments in April 2015 has been arrested on heroin charges for the second time […]

When is the last time Governor Goofy did something that was good for Minnesota? This guy is beyond incompetent.

REAL ID: Minnesota governor wants driver’s licenses for illegal immigrants POSTED:MAR 01 2017 01:59PM CST UPDATED:MAR 01 2017 10:03PM CST ST. PAUL, Minn. (KMSP) – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton wants state lawmakers to grant driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants living in the state as lawmakers work toward REAL ID compliance this session. REAL ID is […]

I guess Cloquet isn’t the only place this happens…

############################################################# Soldier in Miami takes pictures of illegally parked police cars Published March 02, 2017 FoxNews.com For the past six months, an active-duty Army major studying at the University of Miami, has been taking pictures of city police cars he says were illegally parked. The Miami New Times reported Wednesday that Glen Carr, who moved […]

I guess its a guessing game until testing is complete. Sadly, the victims family and friends are the ones paying the price…

St. Paul lawyer who struck, killed runner was ‘unsafe to drive,’ police said By MARA H. GOTTFRIED | mgottfried@pioneerpress.com | PUBLISHED: February 24, 2017 at 11:34 am | UPDATED: February 24, 2017 at 7:50 pm A breath test showed no alcohol in the system of a driver who allegedly struck and killed a runner crossing […]