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Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
What's Up Outdoors: Great to see young anglers take up sport fishing
Hunting for answers on forest bird decline
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Fostering fatherhood: Need for foster parents growing in Minnesota
Baxter veteran helps Deerwood veteran by bicycling in fundraiser
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
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Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
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Arctic marathoner donates amputated toes for hotel's infamous cocktail
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Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
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Baxter City Council
June 11, 2019
Baxter looks at options for safer pedestrian, bicycle use
BAXTER—What could the future bicycling and pedestrian options look like in Baxter? Along with thinking more about how residents and visitors...
June 11, 2019 - 5:00am
June 10, 2019
Baxter City Council: Seeks public feedback on zoning, gateway standards
BAXTER—Feedback on Baxter's residential zoning district study and standards for gateways to the city is sought for a meeting later this month.
June 10, 2019 - 10:46pm
June 5, 2019
Baxter City Council: Report identifies possible pedestrian bridge crossing
BAXTER—Once an idea that seemed futuristic, details to move a pedestrian and bicycle bridge spanning Highway 371 in Baxter inched the possible...
June 5, 2019 - 7:45am
May 23, 2019
Baxter City Council: Members sign off on White Oak development plans
BAXTER—More steps were taken to make the White Oak Estates expansion a reality during a Baxter City Council meeting Tuesday, May 21.
May 23, 2019 - 9:00am
May 10, 2019
Baxter City Council: Members mull revamped state trail entrance at Paris Road
BAXTER—The city of Baxter is taking steps to spruce up the welcome mat, metaphorically speaking. "It's at the Paris Road cul-de-sac, basically...
May 10, 2019 - 6:20pm
May 8, 2019
Baxter City Council: Members approve TIF status for White Oak Estates
BAXTER—Developers of the White Oak Estates housing project are getting a financial boost after the Baxter City Council voted Tuesday, May...
May 8, 2019 - 8:20am
May 1, 2019
Baxter City Council: City reaches final settlement on Cypress Drive assessments
BAXTER—The city of Baxter came to a settlement with Navillus Land Co. over assessments for the Cypress Drive corridor project. In a closed...
May 1, 2019 - 11:00am
April 29, 2019
Baxter City Council: City prepares for road construction season
BAXTER—For a litany of roadways throughout Baxter, it's number crunching time. The Baxter City Council convened a special meeting Tuesday,...
April 29, 2019 - 6:00am
April 24, 2019
Baxter City Council: Final hearing convenes for Memorywood Drive project
BAXTER—It's perhaps, proverbially speaking, that last half-second of calculation on the diving board before the plunge. The Baxter City...
April 24, 2019 - 9:20am
April 17, 2019
Baxter City Council: New elementary school roadways gain approval
BAXTER—The new Baxter Elementary School factored heavily into discussions during the meeting Tuesday, April 15, in Baxter City Hall. Council...
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
April 16, 2019
Baxter City Council: Mapleton, Jasperwood and Knollwood projects on docket
Baxter City Council members convened for a public hearing Monday, April 15, to discuss the 2019 Mapleton Road, Jasperwood Drive and Knollwood...
April 16, 2019 - 11:00am
April 9, 2019
Baxter City Council: 2019 street project costs drop
BAXTER—Costs on the Memorywood Drive project came in lower than anticipated. Aric Welch, consulting project engineer from Widseth Smith...
April 9, 2019 - 11:00am
April 8, 2019
Baxter City Council: Looks at street projects, costs related to new elementary school. Improvement hearing set April 15
BAXTER—The bulk of Baxter's work for city council members at its Tuesday, April 2 meeting, came during the workshop as street projects...
April 8, 2019 - 5:00am
March 20, 2019
Baxter City Council: City staff make revisions to city code, clarify statutes
BAXTER—The Baxter City Council authorized a number of revisions to its city code—in particular, ordinances regarding city zones and...
March 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 16, 2019
Reader Opinion: Baxter leadership
Hard choices ... that is the leadership test for the city of Baxter board members. The hard part is to finally correct earlier errors and oversights made by the city. Part of it will be to step up and do the job their position requires. That is, doing what is necessary for the community...
March 16, 2019 - 5:30am