Duluth: I need your vote tomorrow

Duluth: I need your vote tomorrow

Tomorrow is the primary election, voters will determine whose names will be on the ballot this November.  I need your vote to make sure “Chuck Horton” stays on the ballot. I believe Duluth needs my name on that ballot.  I’m committed to focusing on...
Duluth First: Getting Our Focus Right

Duluth First: Getting Our Focus Right

Some may think that my campaign has been too much about the serious and very real issues that Duluth faces. I’m not interested in scare tactics, and I see the positive aspects of Duluth too, that’s why I still live here. But, if we really want to succeed...
More Protection Given to Drug Dealers

More Protection Given to Drug Dealers

The city of Duluth recently entered into an agreement with the Housing and Redevelopment Authority to provide a dedicated police officer to the HRA properties.  HRA receives much of its operating funds from HUD and is governed by a 7 member board of Directors...
I’ll Answer Duluth’s Cry for Help

I’ll Answer Duluth’s Cry for Help

During the business day, the noise of Duluthians rushing to appointments and work drowns out the sound of a city in need. In the light of day, it’s easy to pretend Duluth is a charming tourist destination, a family friendly city, or a college town preparing to turn...
Duluth: The Answers May Be at Our Elbows

Duluth: The Answers May Be at Our Elbows

I’ve spent a good portion of my campaign so far digging into the eruption of crime, drugs, and violence in our city, and just like the doctor says “prevention is the best cure”.  I believe the answer to our growing crime, violence, and drug problems...
What Could You Do With a Million Dollars?

What Could You Do With a Million Dollars?

What could you do with a million dollars? How about a million and a half? That’s how much the city of Duluth has given to Spirit Mountain recently to help “keep it afloat”. And not only have City Councilors Emily Larson and Howie Hanson freely loaned this money to the...
Duluth Will Have a Voice

Duluth Will Have a Voice

Hi Friends,I’m Joey Luder, Chuck’s campaign manager.  I’ve seen Chuck in action and I can tell you Chuck has been such a wonderful advocate for children in our community. He firmly believes that our kids are our most valuable asset. We all need to be an example for...
Duluth: Let’s Make a Deal on Drugs

Duluth: Let’s Make a Deal on Drugs

Photo: Heroin Needle found on sidewalk in Duluth’s West End. One of the many things they don’t clearly explain to you before you have kids, is how dangerous the world is.  From the baby days of deadly coffee table corners to toddlers figuring out how to remove...
To Heck in a Handbasket

To Heck in a Handbasket

Have drug abusers and criminals snatched our city from us, or did we hand it to them in a hand-basket?  Duluth used to be a great city for families, I went to school in Morgan Park as a kid, and never worried a minute about my safety.  In fact, I remember running...

Grateful For My Home Town

I was born and raised in West Duluth, MN. Duluth Minnesota is a slice of paradise and I have been blessed to have been raised here. We are surrounded by natural beauty and have lake views from almost anywhere in the city and access to one of the largest fresh water...