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County board keeps levy increase low


WILLMAR -- Kandiyohi County is one of just a handful of counties in Minnesota that has adopted a 2006 levy increase that is less than 5 percent.

County Administrator Wayne Thompson said seven or eight counties that have approved a levy of 5 percent or less for next year. Some counties have adopted double-digit levy increases this year, with some as high as 22 percent.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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