Readers Viewpoint 10-1-2914
Frustrations with government
To the editor:
The wolf population is growing. Maybe because governmental agencies are, economically speaking, throwing us to the wolves.
It requires approval for the Canadian Rail company to purchase all the track within the U.P. The goal was to own the rail systems between Canada and Illinois so as to ship Canadian products. Then regulators began fines for the conditions of rail cars that were purchased. So, the Canadians just pulled the cars back to Canada, leaving few or none available for Yooper shippers. But they accomplished their goals of getting Canadian products into the Midwest.
Lately, we have the case of a public utility