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Residents Draw Attention to Deer Population Problem at Baxter Council Meeting

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its first regular council meeting of the month on Tuesday… Mayor Darrel Olson says that a group of concerned residents spoke during the public comment portion of the meeting regarding the city’s ongoing issue with its deer population… Olson also provided an update on the city’s road…
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May 5, 2022 0

City of Baxter Weighs New Developments in April 19 Council Meeting

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its second regular council meeting of the month of April on Tuesday… The council had a conversation about a new apartment complex that is in the early stages of development and recently cleared some key planning & zoning related hurdles. Mayor Darrel Olson said there was some…
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April 21, 2022 0

Baxter City Council Discusses Deer Problem, Broadband, and More from April 5 Meeting

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its first regular council meeting of the month of April on Tuesday… The city heard from its long range planning commission regarding the ongoing issue with deer populations… Mayor Darrel Olson said that while no action was taken at this meeting, the hope is that the discussions…
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April 7, 2022 0

Baxter City Council Meeting from 3-15-22

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its second regular council meeting of the month of March on Tuesday… The council made the decision to adopt a new trail pavement management plan… Mayor Darrel Olson also mentioned some improvements to be done to some local parks, starting with equipment replacement for Oscar Kristofferson Park……
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March 17, 2022 0

Baxter Council Discusses 210-371 Intersection Study and More in February 15 Meeting

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its second regular council meeting of the month of February last week… The council heard a presentation from Crow Wing County engineer Tim Bray about the possibility of performing a study to present to MnDOT on the intersection between Highways 210 and 371… The council also discussed…
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February 21, 2022 0

Long Time Baxter Police Officer Retires

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its first regular council meeting of the month of February on Wednesday… The city recognized the retirement of longtime police officer and assistant chief Russ Wicklund and announced the appointment of his replacement… In our full conversation with Mayor Darrel Olson on the meeting, he also provided…
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February 4, 2022 0

Baxter City Council Weighs Deer Overpopulation, Obscene Signs, and More in January 18 Meeting

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its second regular council meeting of the year on Tuesday… The council discussed complaints about deer overpopulation in the city and heard some potential solutions… The city has also been approached by citizens requesting an ordinance restricting signs with obscenities, so the council received an opnion on…
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January 20, 2022 0

Baxter City Council Meeting 12-21-21

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held their final regular council meeting of 2021 on Tuesday… In the meeting, the council approved its final tax levy for 2022… The council heard the results of a preliminary road study related to a prospective apartment complex development near College Drive… We thank Mayor Darrel Olson for…
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December 23, 2021 0

Baxter City Council Meeting 12-7-21

(BAXTER, MN) — We had our regular conversation with Mayor Darrel Olson following the city of Baxter’s first regular council meeting of the month of December 2021. Olson said that the city looked at feasibility studies and determined road projects for the upcoming year… The city passed a resolution to be in line to receive…
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December 9, 2021 0

Baxter City Council Weighs Park Staffing Issues, More from November 16 Meeting

(BAXTER, MN) — The city of Baxter held its second regular council meeting of the month of November on Tuesday so we caught up with Mayor Darrel Olson to hear how everything went. Olson began by discussing what he referred to as a tough decision that was made during the work session regarding park staffing…
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November 18, 2021 0