Editorial: Christianson proposal is simply bad public policy
City Councilman Ron Christianson's suggestion Monday that the city of Willmar cease publishing public notices in its official newspaper and replace them with other methods was ill-advised for open government purposes but also is not legal under Minnesota law.
Once again, Christianson appears to be putting his personal bias and/or need for retribution ahead of sound reasoning, the public's right-to-know interest and good government policy.
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