Joe Walsh announced his candidacy for Mille Lacs County attorney, an elected, nonpartisan office. His decision to run is focused on strengthening honesty, integrity and trust in the county’s top legal post.
Mille Lacs County will be redetermining the positive and negative effects of Mille Lacs County Ditch No. 14 on land affected by the approximately 85-year-old ditch in the Long Siding area north of Princeton. The annual assessments that each of the involved landowners have with Ditch No. 14 could potentially be changed. The County Board’s [...]
The Mille Lacs County Board of Commissioners conducted the following business at its Jan. 21 meeting. Written by Joel Stottrup. Jail report for December 2013 During December, the Mille Lacs County Jail boarded inmates from the counties of Benton, Stearns and St. Louis and also boarded Minnesota Department of Corrections release violators and privately paid [...]
Baldwin Township Supervisor Kim Good, who has filed for re-election, will face three challengers in the March 11 township election. Her challengers are Tim Kane, School Board Member Chuck Nagle and former Baldwin Supervisor Jeff Holm. Brad Schumacher had also filed, but withdrew within the allowed 48 hours after filing deadline. Nagle took office on [...]
Mille Lacs County has filed an appeal of a U.S. Department of Interior decision to allow the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe to place the Sher parcel, in Kathio Township in northern Mille Lacs, into trust status for the Band. The county lists the size of the Sher parcel at close to 378 acres, while [...]
Sen. Dave Brown and Rep. Sondra Erickson will be holding a series of town hall meetings on Saturday, Feb. 8. The meetings begin at 8 a.m. in Princeton and will conclude with a 2 p.m. meeting in Ogilvie. You are invited to attend if you have questions or would like to share what you think [...]