And if a kingdom be divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand. And if a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand. – Mark 3:24-25

“Did you know there are two Mindens?” When this question was posed to me recently, I had to acknowledge it as truth. As someone who was born and reared here, I have seen the division in our community too many times.

Before anyone jumps to the issue of race, that is not the only thing that divides Minden.
Progress versus status quo. Long term benefit