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board of commissioners
December 16, 2016
Lac qui Parle County overhauls management of Sheriff's Office work hours
MADISON — Lac qui Parle County has overhauled how employee work hours in the Sheriff's Office are managed after bringing in an outside...
December 16, 2016 - 6:17pm
April 15, 2016
New CCT agreement to come before County Board
WILLMAR (Staff Reports) — The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners will be asked to approve a new Central Community Transit joint powers agreement at their meeting this coming week. The commissioners meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the board room at the Kandiyohi County Health and...
April 15, 2016 - 11:47pm
March 11, 2016
Kandiyohi County Board to meet Tuesday
WILLMAR — Action on bids and contracts ranging from road work to a broadband study is on the agenda for the upcoming meeting of the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners. The board meets at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the second-floor boardroom at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human...
March 11, 2016 - 11:40pm
February 3, 2016
Lac qui Parle to appoint interim sheriff
MADISON — There will be a new sheriff in Lac qui Parle County, and applicants are wanted. The Lac qui Parle County Board of Commissioners decided Tuesday to begin advertising for a licensed peace officer to fill the remainder of Sheriff Rick Halvorson’s term, according to County...
February 3, 2016 - 11:01pm
February 2, 2016
Rail bypass decisions loom for Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — Deadlines and decisions loom for Kandiyohi County in the pending construction of a multimillion-dollar railroad bypass west of Willmar. County officials must decide within the next month whether to go ahead and secure the south end of the bypass corridor so additional...
February 2, 2016 - 10:07pm
January 5, 2016
Imdieke to chair County Board
WILLMAR — Roger Imdieke will serve as chairman of the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners for 2016. Imdieke, who represents the Fourth District, was elected Tuesday as the first order of business during the County Board’s annual reorganizational meeting. He served as vice...
January 5, 2016 - 11:40pm
County to seek proposals for comparable worth study
WILLMAR — Job categories, job descriptions and pay scales for Kandiyohi County employees will be extensively reviewed in a comparable worth study to be launched by the county this year. The County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to seek proposals for conducting the study. The...
January 5, 2016 - 11:40pm
December 22, 2015
Kandiyohi County Board raises commissioners’ pay
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners voted last week to give themselves a 2 percent pay increase for 2016. The raise is similar to the cost-of-living adjustment that other county employees received for next year. It brings each commissioner’s annual pay to $30,161.01,...
December 22, 2015 - 9:37pm
November 6, 2015
Kandiyohi County takes right step on broadband
The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners took a positive step this week toward addressing the broadband need in this county. County officials Tuesday voted unanimously to match up to $25,000 in funding for a Blandin Foundation grant application to conduct a broad feasibility study...
November 6, 2015 - 3:47am
December 18, 2014
County approves aquatic invasive species plan
WILLMAR — With $256,000 in state funding on the line, the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners approved a plan for continued efforts to tackle aquatic invasive species, such as zebra mussels. The Legislature approved funds for counties to address the problem, and a required...
December 18, 2014 - 10:27pm
April 2, 2013
Kandiyohi County sends resolution to Minnesota Capitol for transportation funding
WILLMAR — Citing increased costs and decreased funding, the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday asking the Legislature to pass — and the governor to sign — a bill to provide “adequate” funding for the state’s transportation...
April 2, 2013 - 11:43pm
March 12, 2013
Yellow Medicine Co., Minn., calls for bids on remodeling project for goverment center
GRANITE FALLS — The Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 on Tuesday to draft bid specifications to remodel a former bank...
March 12, 2013 - 11:16pm