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■ Special meeting of the Baxter City Council planned

A special meeting of the Baxter City Council will be 5 p.m. Monday at the Baxter City Hall Conference Room, 13190 Memorywood Dr., Baxter, for the purposes of approving a resolution requesting the Minnesota Legislature approve a special law authorizing the extension of the existing authority for a one-half percent local option sales tax for the City of Baxter.

■ Brainerd City Council special meeting planned

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