The Mille Lacs County Board of Commissioners conducted the following business at its Nov. 18 meeting. Written by Joel Stottrup. Refinancing bonds The board passed a resolution to refinance bonding to save money through a lower interest rate. The resolution awarded the sale of general obligation capital improvement plan refunding bonds series 2014 in the […]

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  The 6th grade band, directed above by middle school band director Carol Fillafer, included a skit when the band played a number called “Aunt Rhodie’s Diet” during the Nov. 18 concert in the high school performing arts center. Angela Anderson, Melissa Borich, Andrew Fenske and Kari Vogel were the skit performers. The seventh and […]

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Mary Paulus spent her earliest years of life in rural Princeton, attending her first seven grades at the District 36 country school, and then grades eight through 10 in the city of Princeton. She moved to the Lubbock and Waco, Texas, areas, where she attended her 11th grade of school. From there she moved to […]

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Blandin Foundation announced today that Sherburne County leaders were successful in their application to become a Blandin Broadband Community, one of only 10 selected in the state.  The announcement was made today in Brainerd, before more than 160 participants in the Border to Border Broadband: No Community Left Behind conference, co-sponsored by Blandin and Connect […]

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By Sgt. Neil Dickenson: Minnesota State Patrol Question:  I am an older woman, stick shift CRV and carry dogs in kennels in the back of my car.  I find that quite a number of people tailgate when driving down the road and particularly at stop signs/lights.  I am not a slow driver per my adult kids.  […]

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“To calm the visitor’s experience.” That is what Princeton business owner Kelly Guptil is suggesting certain downtown enhancements, which she is pushing for, would do. Guptil, owner of Louise’s Basement in downtown Princeton, is co-chair of the Downtown Committee, a subcommittee of the Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce. She said her committee has been encouraged […]

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