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The Rush City Council on Nov. 28 appeared receptive to the idea of transferring the city-owned ambulance license to Lakes Region EMS, which is looking for security and clarification for improvements going forward. They appear to operate “a well-run, fiscally responsible operation,” businessman a...Read More
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It’s no secret that Tiller Corporation’s sand fracking plant in North Branch, just south of Harris, has created quite the buzz among local residents and government officials. Rush City has weighed in, too, particularly over the project’s impact on traffic on Co. Rd. 30. Will both train and tru...Read More
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Rush City is considering a resident’s request to trap beaver, raccoon, muskrat and other furbearers, according to their season, off the city-owned banks of Rush Creek. Andrew Byron discussed his proposal at the Oct. 22 city council meeting, where councilors directed City Administrator Amy Mell to ...Read More
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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, th...Read More
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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 c...Read More
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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 b...Read More
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