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The Rush City Council on Oct. 8 received a clean opinion on the city’s handling of its 2011 financial statements during an audit review by the certified public accountant firm of Althoff and Nordquist, LLC. In terms of the economy and unpredictable nature of local government aid from the state, the city is in good [...]

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Rush City is being asked for a little break in wake of a theft by swindle allegation that has sent the Pine City Youth Hockey Association reeling. The city council on Sept. 10 learned all about it from Jeff Steele who, as gambling manager for the association, requested a reduction in the amount of charitable [...]

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Rush City taxpayers now have an idea of what may cause the city portion of their property tax bills to fluctuate or perhaps stay the same next year. The city council on Sept. 10 certified the preliminary 2013 levy at $448,012, which is an increase of $17,816 over this year’s levy in figuring the burden [...]

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The Rush City Council on Aug. 27 approved the city’s updated liquor and beer ordinance while agreeing to revisit the water tower maintenance proposal and residential rental ordinance at a later time. Under the updated liquor and beer ordinance, the city can now impose civil penalties and license suspensions — on top of penalties already [...]

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The majority of work on the 4th Street road project is expected to be complete by week’s end, Rush City councilors learned on July 23. The construction crew anticipated starting the final lift of pavement on Main Street on Tuesday, with striping and other stretches of road to follow. Also scheduled is completion of the [...]

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By Jon Tatting By the time the county fair begins this week, 4th Street should be serviceable to traffic as the final lift or layering of blacktop can wait until the festival is over. Meanwhile, fairgoers are directed to park along Fairfield Avenue where the main entrance is located. City engineer Barry Peters provided an [...]

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