Monthly Archives: April 2007

Freshman legislator Jim Carlson of Eagan is a researcher who loves numbers

Numbers seem a comfort to Sen. Jim Carlson. He has a kind of shrine to transportation funding on the wall of his office at the Capitol. And the charts and rows of statistics neatly displayed there appear like offerings to … Continue reading

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Water Works buys CMP

Concern over the possible closure of Cambridge Metals and Plastics and the loss of close to 100 jobs was put to rest last week thanks to a buy-out from a Twin-Cities-based firm. Water Works Manufacturing, LLC, on Friday, April 27 … Continue reading

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House tax bill passes by 74-59 vote after 4 hours of debate

House Democrats lauded their tax bill as shrinking property taxes

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Capitol Views: Constitutional amendment for fish and wildlife may never get through Legislature

It conjures images of bubbling brooks, slapping trout, strings of geese bisecting languishing sunsets. And it may never get through the Minnesota Legislature.

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Robert Torgeson

Robert Torgeson, 70, of Braham died April 27, 2007 at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 2 at the Strike Funeral Home – Cambridge Chapel with Mr. Jim Servidio officiating. 

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Mabel Ruel

Mabel Ruel, 92, of Cambridge passed away on Friday, April 27, 2007 at Grandview Christian Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 1 at the Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home in Cambridge with Rev. David Everett officiating.

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HEINZMAN EDIT: dangerous state highway intersections need fixing

Local units of government have dangerous state highway intersections to fix, but the Minnesota Department of Transportation Mn.DOT doesn’t have the dollars to leverage federal funds to get the jobs done. While city and county officials struggle to scrape up … Continue reading

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A voice of experience has advice for this year’s prom-goers

By Tom West As I have mentioned in this column, I am in the process of moving to Little Falls. I say “in the process” because we are waiting for our house to sell in Duluth before buying here. In … Continue reading

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It’s time for Linden Hill backers to come forward

On Tuesday, the Friends of Linden Hill will be meeting at the Musser and Weyerhauser homes for a wine and dessert event. Members of the public who support the restoration and survival of those two grand, old homes are welcome … Continue reading

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Thank you


To the Editor:


I wish to thank Liz Verley and the Morrison County Record for doing a wonderful story on my book: “Outside the Lines.”


Thank you for your time and kindness in this heartfelt project and representing my goals for the book so accurately.


Blessings to you, your staff, and the Little Falls Community!-Karen, Wussow, Little Falls.

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