Government

  Republicans across the state, including Princeton, participated in a straw vote to show their preference for Republicans seeking the party’s nomination to run in the state gubernatorial race and U.S. Senate race. This year Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Senator Al Franken’s terms expire. The Republican caucus in Princeton met in the Great Northern [...]

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    The DFL caucus that met on Feb. 4 caucus night in Princeton drafted resolutions on a wide variety of current topics. The attendees represented both precincts of the city of Princeton, and the precincts of Princeton, Greenbush and Baldwin Townships. Here are the resolutions: • Provide high-speed Internet access throughout Minnesota. • Support [...]

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Editor’s note: Submitted by the candidate on the candidate’s own behalf.   My name is Chuck Nagle and I am a candidate for Baldwin Township supervisor.  The election is March 11, and since it will be a single checkbox ballot, less than 100 votes could decide the outcome. Very few voters exercise their right to [...]

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 Paul Warpeha of the Princeton-Milaca area doesn’t like when a YouTube video he is watching is interrupted because the computer has to wait for the streaming connection to catch up. “It gets kind of choppy,” Warpeha said. One day he called his Internet service provider to discuss the signal he gets for his computer. Itwas [...]

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 Aitkin County commissioners have voted to have Mille Lacs County Administrator Roxy Traxler work part-time for Aitkin County as an interim administrator for as much as 16-20 hours per week the next four to five months. The Aitkin County Board has  approved the arrangement to have Traxler serve as an interim administrator for Aitkin County [...]

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The Mille Lacs County Board of Commissioners conducted the following business at its Feb. 4 meeting in the historic courthouse in Milaca. Written by Joel Stottrup.   Consent agenda The board approved about a dozen items through approving the consent agenda and they include: • Approved an exempt permit for the Rum River Longbeards to [...]

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