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City of Kimball Adoption of Amendment

CITY OF KIMBALL ADOPTION OF AMENDMENT TO ORDINANCE 525 WHICH  REPEALS THE TEXT OF ORDINANCE 525 REGULATING  GOLF CARTS, SNOWMOBILES,  ATV’S, AND ALL OTHER  RECREATIONAL VEHICLES  IN ITS ENTIRETY AND  REPLACES IT IN ITS ENTIRETY  WITH NEW REGULATIONS  REGULATING GOLF…

Senator Howe named strongest conservative in Minnesota Senate by American Conservative Union

Every year the American Conservative Union Foundation’s Center for Legislative Accountability (CLA) presents their Ratings of States, which are intended to reflect how elected officials view the role of government in an individual’s life. Lawmakers are evaluated on a zero-to-100…

Emmer urges Biden administration to protect family farms from capital gains increases

On Thursday, April 8, Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) sent a letter to President Biden (read the letter at emmer.house.gov) urging him to reconsider his proposed changes to the capital gains tax. President Biden has promoted an increase in the capital…

Kingston Township Dust Notice

Kingston Township is offering dust control to township residents. The township will pay 1/2 the cost for the first 300’ and if resident wants additional dust control they would pay full cost. If a township resident is interested in dust…

Dangerous speeds fueling speed citations during first two months of extra Speed Enforcement Campaign

23,052 Speed citations issued from Feb. 1-March 31 Extra speed enforcement • Law enforcement across the state cited 23,052 drivers for speed violations from Feb. 1-March 31. • The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety (DPS-OTS), in…

Survey to determine health of Central Minnesota

Gives health agencies picture of regional health care needs This week, more than 6,500 randomly selected households in Benton, Sherburne, and Stearns Counties will receive the Central Minnesota Community Health Survey in the mail. This survey asks important questions about…

Eden Valley passes audit

By Jean Doran Matua, Editor The April 7 regular meeting of the Eden Valley city council was preceded by the Stearns County and then Meeker County Boards of Review. The appraisers indicated not much activity in all sectors in Eden…

Kimball to review WAC & SAC charges, again

By Jean Doran Matua, Editor Developer Jerome Kuechle and realtor Steve Merten attended the April 6 regular meeting of the Kimball city council in order to request that the city’s water and sewer connection charges (WAC & SAC fees) be…

Watkins to open pool this season, without lessons

By Jean Doran Matua, Editor Partly because of uncertainty about the COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions possibly continuing into the summer, the Watkins city council made the difficult decision to cancel swimming lessons this season. The pool will be open, as…

Taking a good soil sample for your lawn or garden

By Karen Johnson, U of M Ext. Educator Ag Production Systems, McLeod and Meeker Counties Soil test analysis data collected from a lawn or garden can be no better than the sample. Therefore, proper collection of the soil sample is…

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