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Crosby residents sign education pledge

CROSBY — A group of Crosby area residents Wednesday signed a Fair Revenue for Our Kids and Communities pledge, committing support to elected leaders who advocate for a responsible balanced budget solution that closes corporate loopholes and makes the richest 1 percent pay their fair share in taxes, according to Our Future Minnesota, the organizers of the meeting.

Organizers said the Legislature’s decision to borrow from Minnesota schools left the Crosby-Ironton District with $3.4 million in IOUs from the school shift.

Special meeting of Nisswa City Council

NISSWA — The Nisswa City Council will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Nisswa City Hall to review final plans and specifications for upgrading the wastewater treatment facility and ordering advertisement for bids.

Gazelka, Senjem to

discuss legislative session

Sen. Paul Gazelka, R-Brainerd, and Senate Majority Leader David Senjem, R-Rochester, will discuss the 2012 legislative session at 4:15 p.m. Monday at the Brainerd Public Library conference room.

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