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RC school board approves $300 per student levy thanks to Legislature allowing such authority without voter approval The Rush City School Board on July 18 approved a resolution authorizing a board-approved levy of $300 per student for five years beginning with taxes payable in 2014. Board members reviewed financial information prepared by Ehlers & Associates, [...]

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The North Branch City Council approved a preliminary budget Monday night that addresses some of the city’s debt, and as a result that initial number is higher than the final budget and levy amount approved last year. The council voted 3-2 to approve a preliminary levy of $3,886,221, which is 2.86 percent higher than the [...]

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To the Editor: When the North Branch Schools levy didn’t pass, the school board had to think of another way to get the $400,000-plus the levy would have brought in. State Representative Bob Barrett and State Senator Sean Nienow gave the school district the flexibility to use approximately $500,000 (actual amount is a percentage of [...]

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