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January Whalan City Council


Fri, Jan 7th, 2011
Posted in Government

The regular meeting of the Whalan City Council met on Monday, January 3, 2011. In addition to Mayor Johnson, those present were the following: Jim Gustavson, Everett Johnson, Johnny Halverson, Margaret Chiglo and Lolly Melander. Also present was David Rahn. The first item on the agenda was the swearing in of offices: Larry Johnson, mayor; Everett Johnson, council member; and Jim Gustavson, council member. Mayor Johnson officially called the meeting to order. The minutes from the November meeting were approved as read in a motion made by Margaret Chiglo and seconded by Everett Johnson. Carried. A motion was made by Everett Johnson and seconded by Margaret Chiglo to approve the treasurer's report and bills due for the month. Motion carried.

With nothing to report for old business, the council proceeded to new business. The first item was approval of the following slate of offices: Depository, Associated Bank; Official Paper, The Fillmore County Journal; City Attorney, Terry Chiglo; Acting Mayor, Everett Johnson; Auditor, Pam Ristau. A motion was made by Everett Johnson and seconded by Johnny Halverson so approve the slate of offices. Motion carried. The next item of new busines was LMC Resolution for Insurance Coverage 2011. On a motion made by Everett Johnson and seconded by Margaret Chiglo the council voted to approve this motion. The last item of new business was announcing that the Lanesboro Rural Fire Department meeting is scheduled for February 14th in Lanesboro.

The minutes for the January meeting will not be approved until the regular council meeting in February.

Fillmore County lays out 2011 legislative priorities

Sun, Jan 2nd, 2011
Posted in Government

Rep. Jeanne Poppe (DFL) 27B, Rep. Greg Davids (R) 31B, Senator Dan Sparks (DFL) 27, and Senator-elect Jeremy Miller (R) 31 listened to county commissioners and department heads as they laid out Fillmore County legislative priorities for the upcoming ..... 
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Rushford's municipal liquor store to close portion

Sun, Jan 2nd, 2011
Posted in Government

Amid a packed house, the Rushford City Council worked through several big agenda items, likely the most attention-garnering being the state of the Municipal Liquor Store.

The highly-debated enterprise had been a source of revenue for the cit ..... 
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County wraps up 2010 business

Sun, Jan 2nd, 2011
Posted in Government

The Fillmore County board had a long busy meeting on December 28 finishing 2010 business and discussing with legislators improvements that could make county government more efficient in the years ahead. The discussion with legislators is detailed in ..... 
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Spring Valley wraps up 2010

Sun, Jan 2nd, 2011
Posted in Government

The Spring Valley City Council met on Wednesday night and wrapped up the business for 2010. There was a public hearing on the former Elementary School Meeting House Lot vacation request. As reported earlier the Kingsland Public Schools had requested ..... 
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Preston Ambulance Service fined again

Thu, Dec 23rd, 2010
Posted in Government

Preston council members discussed the scheduling difficulties with ambulance director Ryan Throckmorton at the council's December 20 meeting. Throckmorton was hired in October as director. Since that time, a primary focus of the ambulance service ha ..... 
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Rushford waits to set final tax levy

Fri, Dec 17th, 2010
Posted in Government

The city council will wait until its next meeting to set the final 2011 property tax levy. The proposed amount, set in September, is $763,378. This represents a 4.2 percent increase over last year.

A summary from the city states, "Rushford r ..... 
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Peterson City Council 2011 budget increase approved

Fri, Dec 17th, 2010
Posted in Government

The regular Peterson City Council meeting was called to order by Mayor Eidenschink on Tuesday, December 7, 2010, with the following council members present: Jan Smaby, Tim Hallum, and Bill Grindland. Also present was Lolly Melander. Randy Benson and ..... 
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Sheriff department to be outfitted with 800 MHz radios

Fri, Dec 17th, 2010
Posted in Government

Sheriff Daryl Jensen explained at the county board's December 14 meeting the use of grants to pay the lion's share of the cost of 44 radios. The timely purchase allows the county to take advantage of a fourth quarter discount from Motorola, saving t ..... 
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