Author: Sam Parsons

Electrician Position Available for Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative

Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative is hiring for a Class A Journeyworker electrician to fill an Energy Advisor 2 position. Pay for this position is at union electrician scale with generous COOP benefits. For more information, please contact Mary Ward at 218-927-2191. Applications will be accepted till October 10th. http://www.mlecmn.net/


September 27, 2021 0

City of Baxter Approves Preliminary Levy, Continues Road Project Talks in September 21 Council Meeting

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its second regular council meeting of the month of September on Tuesday, so we spoke with Mayor Darrel Olson to get caught up on what’s happening with the city. Olson began with the topic of the city’s 2022 budget and preliminary levy, which was set at 6.9%…
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September 23, 2021 0

City of Brainerd Approves Preliminary Levy, More from September 20 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held its second regular council meeting of the month of September on Monday, so we had our routine chat with Mayor Dave Badeaux to gather the latest. The big highlight from the meeting came when the council approved the preliminary tax levy for 2022 at 2.0%. Badeaux said…
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September 22, 2021 0

Crow Wing County Board Approves Preliminary Levy

(BRAINERD, MN) — The Crow Wing County Board held its first regular meeting of the month of September on Tuesday. Among the central agenda items was a proposed amendment to the budget, which would account for the higher-than-expected surplus, specifically for land services. The amendment was approved, and over $900,000 will be going toward said…
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September 16, 2021 0

City of Jenkins Gets Approved for Grants and More from September 13 Council Meeting

(JENKINS, MN) — The city of Jenkins held its first council meeting of the month of September on Monday, so as usual, we spoke with Mayor Jon Lubke to get the latest. Lubke began by discussing a report he gave to the council from a seminar on salt use he attended with Crow Wing County…
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September 15, 2021 0

City of Pierz Approves Preliminary Levy, Moves Ahead with Golf Course Expansion, and More from September 13 Council Meeting

(PIERZ, MN) — The city of Pierz held its first council meeting of the month of September on Monday, so we had our usual conversation with Mayor Dave Fischer to hear about what was discussed. Fischer began by noting that the city has approved its preliminary budget and tax levy for 2022. The proposed levy…
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September 15, 2021 0

City of Pequot Lakes Sets Preliminary Levy, Addresses Detachment Petition, and More from September 7 Council Meeting

(PEQUOT LAKES, MN) — The city of Pequot Lakes held its monthly regular council meeting for September on Tuesday, so we spoke with Mayor Tyler Gardner to get caught up. Gardner began with the topic of the preliminary levy, which was set during the meeting, but had been in the works for an extended period…
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September 10, 2021 0

City of Brainerd Begins Conversations on Preliminary Levy, Parking Changes in September 7 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held its first regular council meeting of the month of September on Tuesday, so we had our usual chat with Mayor Dave Badeaux to hear about what was discussed. Badeaux said it was a relatively light meeting, but an important agreement was set regarding the Mississippi Landing Trail…
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September 9, 2021 0