Lori Copler

06/21/2017 - 8:48am
Glencoe Days unofficially opens Thursday night with the arrival of the Midway rides, and official events get under way Friday evening and Saturday. Most events, with the exception of Saturday’s parade, are at Oak Leaf Park. Town celebrations are a dwindling tradition in Minnesota, and perhaps throughout the country. In the past few years, Plato’s White Squirrel Days became a thing...
06/21/2017 - 8:42am
The McLeod County Board of Commissioners approved three items Tuesday that it hopes will make the county more efficient. First, it approved an agreement with the McLeod County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) that will allow the two entities to share some resources for like services, such as ditch inspections and managing the new...
06/14/2017 - 10:00am
It’s been an ongoing issue: making the Glencoe yard waste site, also known as the elm site, more available to city residents. And the Glencoe City Council will be considering expanding those hours at its Monday, June 19, meeting. The city’s personnel and legislative committee is recommending a revision to the hours to the City...
06/14/2017 - 12:00am
The McLeod County Board of Commissioners will be considering an agreement with GreenForest Recycling Systems, LLC, of Brainerd, to manage its Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) at its June 20 meeting. The McLeod County Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC), which is currently comprised of the five county commissioners, walked through the...
06/14/2017 - 12:00am
On a 3-1 vote, the Stewart City Council on Monday approved a conditional use permit for a proposed recreational vehicle (RV) park and tiny home park on North Street. In May, the council had declined the permit, requested by Terry Rikke, after hearing concerns from residents, and suggested that Rikke come back with a revised plan to address...
06/14/2017 - 12:00am
The Brownton City Council will be taking a look at revising its assessment policy after learning that some assessments for its proposed $8.37 million street and utility improvement project will push $20,000 per parcel. John Rodeberg of Short Elliott Hendrickson, Inc., (SEH), said that the city’s assessment policy is pretty much 50-50...
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