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The Cracker Barrel: Emergency birdhouse
Police Blotter - May 25, 2017
WAPOA to host shoreland restoration contest
Lake Shore celebrates police, fire appreciation day
Golf League results - May 25, 2017
Patriots 5th at Mid-State meet, Pierzinski earns all-conference honors
Conservation officer weekly report - May 22, 2017
Girl's Golf: Stone takes conference crown
Boys' Golf: PR-B second, PL third at Deacon's Lodge - Raph shoots a 74 for 2nd place
Rita T. Faust
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Christopher C. Olsen
Reverend Benjamin Peterson
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Looking Back - May 25, 2017
Reminders-May 25, 2017
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Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
Letter to the editor: Response to 'User pays' letter
Letter to the editor: Nolan, Democrats are hypocritical
The Last Windrow: Memorial Day thankfulness
Letter to the editor: Thank you, Day of Caring students
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planning and zoning
May 23, 2017
Public comment sought for Crosslake land use ordinance revisions
Crosslake's planning and zoning department seeks public comment on proposed revisions to the city's land use ordinance. Ordinance revisions and...
May 23, 2017 - 5:00am
May 5, 2017
Breezy Point: Council prepares for comp plan rewrite
To prepare for the city's comprehensive plan rewrite, the Breezy Point City Council met with the planning commission, cemetery commission, parks and recreation committee and public works department Monday, April 24. Though the comp plan rewrite is not due to be completed until 2020,...
May 5, 2017 - 4:40am
April 28, 2017
Nisswa: Council vows to oppose county's timber harvest on Camp Lincoln Road
Several concerned Nisswa citizens voiced their opposition to Crow Wing County's planned timber harvest of a state-owned, tax-forfeited lot in...
April 28, 2017 - 4:30am
April 4, 2017
Fifty Lakes: Council discusses West Fox Lake Road easements
The Fifty Lakes City Council discussed its options for obtaining easements on West Fox Lake Road at its Tuesday, March 14, meeting, according...
April 4, 2017 - 5:45am
March 17, 2017
Nisswa: Third city employee resigns - P&Z administrator to leave
Nisswa's planning and zoning administrator of nearly two years became the third city employee to resign this year. Brent Jones submitted his...
March 17, 2017 - 6:30am
December 29, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council approves decreased tax levy
The Fifty Lakes City Council approved the 2017 general revenue tax levy in the amount of $437,700 at the Tuesday, Dec. 20, meeting, according...
December 29, 2016 - 11:10pm
October 31, 2016
Breezy Point: Council holds joint meeting with planning commission
The Breezy Point City Council held a joint meeting with the planning and zoning commission Monday, Oct. 24, in an effort to promote better communication between the two groups. Mayor Tom Lillehei said at the beginning of the meeting that his goal is to "get an alignment and look at...
October 31, 2016 - 8:48am
October 28, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council accepts GoNorth donation from Initiative Foundation
At its Tuesday, Oct. 11, meeting, the Fifty Lakes City Council accepted a donation from the Initiative Foundation and withdrew the petition for...
October 28, 2016 - 11:24am
July 6, 2016
Fifty Lakes: Council reviews proposed land use ordinance
The Fifty Lakes City Council reviewed changes to the proposed land use ordinance and zoning map Tuesday, June 14, according to unapproved draft city council meeting minutes. The council discussed and reviewed the removal of a residential property zone from the land use ordinance and...
July 6, 2016 - 1:39pm
May 11, 2016
Nisswa: P&Z divides sign ordinance
Nisswa's Planning and Zoning Commission decided to split its sign ordinance in two rather than approve it as a whole Tuesday, May 10.
May 11, 2016 - 11:49am
April 14, 2016
Sign ordinance discussion continued to May 10
The Nisswa Planning and Zoning Commission on Tuesday, April 12, decided to continue its discussion of a proposed sign ordinance that's been under...
April 14, 2016 - 10:40am
August 20, 2015
Crosslake seeks public comment on land use ordinance revisions
The Crosslake City Council, at its Aug. 10 meeting, authorized the Planning and Zoning Department to begin the public comment period regarding proposed revisions to the commercial sections of Chapter 26, the city land use ordinance. The information regarding revisions to the ordinance...
August 20, 2015 - 11:09am
April 22, 2015
Nisswa: P&Z administrator hired
Brent Jones of New Prague was hired as planning and zoning administrator for Nisswa on Wednesday, April 15. Jones will earn $42,500 per year for a six-month probationary period, and upon successful completion of that probationary time would earn $45,000 per year plus benefits. At...
April 22, 2015 - 1:21pm
February 27, 2015
Nisswa: 14 apply for planning/zoning administrator
Nisswa received 14 applications for the planning and zoning administrator position. Interviews are scheduled next week. In the meantime, the city is contracting with the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) in Staples for planning and zoning services on a contractual basis for up...
February 27, 2015 - 3:44pm
February 17, 2015
Nisswa: City advertises for P&Z administrator
The city of Nisswa will receive planning and zoning services from the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) in Staples while advertising for a full-time planning and zoning administrator. That's what the council decided Wednesday, Jan. 28, according to draft meeting minutes. Justin...
February 17, 2015 - 9:51am