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October 18, 2018
Brainerd: City council accepts grant for northeast, downtown rehabilitation
October 18, 2018 - 7:00am
October 2, 2018
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Lake Shore: Residents may see 'substantial' hike in tax levy
October 2, 2018 - 4:00am
September 28, 2018
Crow Wing County receives national award for governmental budgeting
September 28, 2018 - 9:30am
September 18, 2018
Brainerd Finance Director Connie Hillman explains different financial scenarios for council members to take into account before setting a preliminary levy Monday, Sept. 17. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Council sets prelim. 2019 levy at 6%
September 18, 2018 - 11:00am
September 13, 2018
U of M plans to ask Legislature for $87M increase
September 13, 2018 - 9:35pm
August 30, 2018
Echo Journal file photo.
Pequot Lakes: Council to review budget with park, road projects - Preliminary tax levy to be considered Sept. 4
August 30, 2018 - 6:00am
August 29, 2018
Members of the Baxter City Council, alongside city staff, take part in budget talks to hash out the city financials in preparation for 2019. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Taxes, trucks and trails highlight budget talks
August 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 27, 2018
Echo Journal file photo.
Nisswa: Council considers salaries, benefits in budget talks
July 27, 2018 - 6:00am
July 25, 2018
Baxter City Council members and staff met Tuesday, July 24, in a work session to begin the process of discussing their 2019 goals and priorities in preparing the annual operating budget for 2019. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter begins budget process: Trails among top priorities for city
July 25, 2018 - 10:00am
June 24, 2018
Cass County Board: The year in Cass County: Departments review changes, expectations
June 24, 2018 - 5:58pm
May 23, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
May 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 22, 2018
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka tell reporters on Friday, May 18, 2018, that they plan to rush a school safety bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN legislative session is a wrap, without an ending
May 22, 2018 - 1:40pm
May 21, 2018
Minnesota state Reps. Julie Sandstede of Hibbing and Rick Hansen of South St. Paul chat in a nearly empty House chamber Sunday, May 20, 2018, as the Legislature's work for the year wound down. Don Davis / Forum News Service
A bumpy ending for Minnesota Legislature
May 21, 2018 - 12:06am
May 19, 2018
Like a preacher during a blizzard, Rep. Liz Olson of Duluth offers a prayer with few in the audience Saturday, May 19, 2018, in the Minnesota House chamber. Most lawmakers had little to do on the next-to-last day of the year's session as committee chairmen and legislative leaders made most of the decisions. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 14, 2018
Next to a hand-written note thanking him for seeking more education funding, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday, May 14, 2018, that he will not sign a tax bill if he does not get "emergency" funding for education. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm