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To the editor: As a resident of the city of Richfield for several years, I have attended many of the city council meetings. At a meeting this summer I watched the mayor lose her patience with a citizen who was being ignored and the intervention of Acting Police Chief Jay Henthorne, who threatened the citizen [...]

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To the Editor:  Herb Perry is a home-owner and 16-year resident of Richfield with extensive community involvement. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) who is thoughtful, practical and nonpartisan. Herb graduated from the Citizen’s Police Academy and served as a reserve public safety officer. He is on the board of the Friends of Wood [...]

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The Richfield School Board is evaluating the wisdom of taking a portion of its tax levy out of voters’ hands, considering recent legislation that allows such a measure. The Richfield School Board began discussions Tuesday, Sept. 2, on a levy referendum that will go to voters in November 2015, with an annual $880 of voter-approved [...]

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Two years ago I had a chance to visit with my old college baseball coach from Augsburg, Edor Nelson. Edor was 98 at the time, and we talked about what it was like to be that close to 100. “You’ll make it, no problem,” I said. He smiled and adjusted himself in his wheelchair. “We’ll [...]

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