Government
By Jim Wright, Correspondent From patios to windmills, and home businesses to RV parking, gravel pits to feedlots, poultry compost sites and hungry bald eagles, proposed planning and zoning ordinance changes or additions were discussed at length at Monday’s County Board meeting. The proposed chan...Read More
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By Jennie Zeitler, Correspondent Possible changes to the hours the Royalton city office is open will be considered at the December City Council meeting. Councilman Ron Verley requested that the topic be placed on the agenda. Currently, the city office is closed Fridays. “Back maybe four years ago...Read More
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The Pierz City Council rescheduled its regular Monday night meeting to Wednesday, Nov. 12, due to the weather and the fact that several Council members were stranded outside the city. During that abbreviated meeting held to take of the business that had to be dealt with, the Council: •Approved the...Read More
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Camp Ripley announces a community engagement event on November 11 — Veterans Day — on the campus of St. Cloud Technical and Community College. The genesis for the idea began more than 18 months ago when Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota and community partners began talking about the growing number...Read More
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By Jim Wright, Correspondent Discussion about ongoing violations by a feedlot owner who is requesting that after-the-fact variance application fees of $1,500 be waived and a request for expansion by another feedlot owner that would add up to 50,000 chickens to his farm’s 100 steers, occupied abou...Read More
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By Terry Lehrke, News Editor Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, will keep his job as representative for House District 9B for another two years, after receiving 56.42 percent of the vote (8,449) over Democrat Al Doty (6,518 votes). Kresha, who will start his second term in January, said it was nice t...Read More
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