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The city of Princeton could be gaining a pond — and a water fountain to boot. The city has informed Mille Lacs County that it is interested in obtaining a lot that was part of a handful of tax forfeited properties in the Sharco Estates. The majority of the lot is a drainage pond with […]

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The following incidents were reported to the Princeton Police Department between July 22 and July 29. They were compiled by Jeff Hage. Monday, July 22 1:34 p.m. Officer responded to a property dispute in the 1300 block of 15th Ave. N. 5:28 p.m. Received a report of a conscious man laying on the shoulder of […]

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  A mother and son looking at photos of chickens in a backyard homesteading magazine led Eric and Amy Wogen to have chickens in their backyard at 807 First St. in Princeton. Also helping that happen was the city passing a chicken-keeping ordinance three months ago. The city had allowed chickens only in its A-1 […]

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The city of Princeton is spraying more regularly for mosquitoes this year than in past years, according to city Public Works Director Bob Gerold. Gerold said the extra spraying is needed to stay ahead of the “overabundance of mosquitoes” following this year’s rainy and cool spring. The city’s first spraying this year was June 17. […]

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The following incidents were reported to the Princeton Police Department between July 8-15. The times printed are when a complaint was received, not necessarily when it occurred. The report was compiled by Jeff Hage. Monday, July 8 3:28 a.m. Officer investigated an open door at Riverside Plaza. No damage located. 4:55 a.m. Arrested Samantha Sue […]

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Council receives audit of finances Jackie Knowles of Kern, DeWenter, Viere, LTD. appeared before the City Council to present the results of the 2012 financial audit. The bottom line is that the city’s financial health is in very good shape. Some highlights: • The city’s assets exceeded liabilities by $27.55 million, a figure that represents […]

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