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County ready to launch CodeRED system

Wednesday, Jan. 4 is activation day Washington County has started to use its ability to geographically target phone, text and email messages to residents through the use of the CodeRED high-speed notification solution. Residents wishing to ensure that text and … Continue reading

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FL City Council won’t act on fee schedule until after the New Year

Changes coming, more discussion Jan. 3 Jennifer Mevissen Staff Writer There are some proposed changes to the fee schedule in 2012, but the Forest Lake City Council won’t take action until after the New Year. “I’m relatively surprised by some … Continue reading

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Bakk calls for more review of Koch scandal

Sen. Senjem says he hopes Koch will remain in Senate T.W. Budig ECM Capitol Reporter Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, in a letter on Dec. 28 to new Senate Majority Leader David Senjem, R-Rochester, suggested that Senjem’s comments about … Continue reading

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Swimmers grab another big win

The Ranger boys’ swimming team went 4-3-1 in the Suburban East Conference last season, earning the program’s first finish above .500 in 16 years. Based on the early returns this winter, the team appears ready to stay in the top half of the league for awhile. Continue reading

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FL rolls in Schwan Cup opener

Forest Lake made quite the impression in its Schwan Cup debut Monday night. Continue reading

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Sharp Rangers topple Bluejackets

Forest Lake beat Cambridge-Isanti 60-49 last Tuesday in a game that was important for several reasons. Continue reading

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Roseville returns favor

Roseville’s skiers showed some pride in sweeping a Suburban East Conference skate meet last Wednesday at Trollhaugen. Continue reading

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Clint’s Call

For a franchise that has been so despondent of late, it is strange – yet refreshing – too see significant buzz surrounding the Timberwolves as they tipped off their shortened season Monday night at Target Center. Continue reading

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Thieves in FL eye catalytic converters

 3 taken from vehicles at Kandi Auto Cliff Buchan News Editor Thieves continue to target catalytic converters which are turning up missing from vehicles throughout the city. According to Forest Lake Police Department reports, Kandi Auto, 620 N. Lake, was … Continue reading

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Wyoming Council OK’s GASB reporting policy, closes 3 city funds

City auditors recommend the move  Alice Pickering Wyoming Reporter Wyoming City Council on Tuesday, Dec. 20 adopted the Governmental Accounting Standards Boards Statement Number 54 (GASB 54) Fund Balance Policy. The action was recommended by Abdo, Eick & Meyers, the … Continue reading

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