Tag: Board of Commissioners

Norman County Commissioners Still Exploring Highway Building Proposal Options

Ada, MN — The Norman County Board of Commissioners continued their discussions around the proposed new county highway building at their meeting on Tuesday morning. The board examined the four different proposals, which would cost between $232,000 a year and $468,000 a year on a 30-year bond. All the proposals consisted of a building constructed…
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March 4, 2021 0

Aitkin County HHS meets with Board of Commissioners on February 23rd

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/26/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Health & Human Services Department convened with the Board of Commissioners Tuesday morning from the Aitkin County Government Center Board Room to discuss the latest concerns for their monthly meeting. HHS Director Cynthia Bennett informed the Board on their previous inquiry concerning outreach to…
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February 26, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board listens to presentations, awards COVID Business grants

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/25/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners heard a pair of presentations and moved forward with upcoming construction projects at their second February meeting on Tuesday from the Aitkin County Government Center. The Board did approve a gambling permit for TJ’s Liquor in Malmo Township for Mille Lacs…
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February 25, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board Meeting at 9am February 23rd

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/23/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners will come together once again Tuesday morning at 9am from the Aitkin County Government Center Board Room. After their monthly meeting with the Aitkin County Health & Human Services Department, the Board will hear a pair of presentations including Peggy Jones…
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February 23, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board hears from AMC’s Martinson on Clean Car standards

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/15/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners at their Tuesday, February 9th meeting met with Brain Martinson with the Association of Minnesota Counties on the State’s Clean Cars emission standards. Martinson, AMC’s Environmental and Natural Resources Policy Analyst, relayed background on past efforts to implement vehicle standards. The…
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February 15, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board meeting from February 9th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/11/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Annual contract renewals were among the major topics from Tuesday’s Aitkin County Board of Commissioners meeting from the Aitkin County Government Center Board Room.  Commissioners did approve Consumption & Display Permits for Hidden Meadows, Larson’s Barn, and the 202 Tavern. A Public Hearing Date was also established…
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February 11, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 9th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/5/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners returns to the Board Room for their first meeting of February to open discussion cleaning standards, program updates, and Department reports. Commissioners will seek approval on items including setting a Public Hearing Date for Land Classification and a resolution for a…
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February 5, 2021 0

Mahnomen County to Begin Using Body Cameras; Human Service Making Plans to Move Into Bank Building

Mahnomen, MN — Body Cameras are now being incorporated as a new tool for the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office. The Mahnomen County Commissioners recently approved a body camera policy at their second January meeting and previously approved a contract with Axon to purchase the cameras. Mahnomen County Administrator Jeff Cadwell says they approved a package…
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February 2, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board to meet January 26th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/22/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board will have their regular meeting and confer with the Health and Human Services Department Tuesday morning from the Aitkin County Government Center Board Room.  Following the Health and Human Services Meeting at 9:05am, Commissioners will hear a presentation from Peggy Jones of American…
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January 22, 2021 0
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New Board Chair, Vice Chair chosen at Aitkin County Board Meeting from January 5th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/7/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners held their first meeting of 2021 with elections of Chair and Vice Chair, 2021 updates, and Highway projects from the Aitkin County Government Center Board room. Commissioner J. Mark Wedel was nominated and voted to Board Chair and Commissioner Anne Marcotte…
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January 7, 2021 0