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Region's school districts, high school leagues have guidelines in place for playing of anthem
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Jennie Mae Wubben
September 6, 2017
Kandiyohi County adopts preliminary tax levy
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board adopted a preliminary net property tax levy Tuesday of $32,308,783 for next year — a 1.48 percent increase over this year's levy. The board's action completes a key step in the development of the annual budget, a process that Larry...
September 6, 2017 - 2:10pm
June 16, 2017
Land developers challenge property assessments for bare lots on Willmar's east edge
WILLMAR—The fallout from the city of Willmar's failure to properly assess vacant platted lots has percolated its way up to the county...
June 16, 2017 - 6:42am
April 15, 2017
Enbridge tax dispute could hit Minnesota counties with big bill
A tax dispute between Enbridge and the Minnesota Department of Revenue could end up costing counties in the state millions of dollars. The company...
April 15, 2017 - 8:26am
September 13, 2016
Willmar school taxes to increase 13 percent in 2017
WILLMAR—School property taxes in 2017 are expected to increase 13 percent in the Willmar School District. The Willmar School Board adopted...
September 13, 2016 - 8:14am
May 16, 2016
Education advocates watch final deal-making with growing disappointment
ST. PAUL -- Educators had high hopes this would be the year the Minnesota Legislature would begin to address what many consider to be longstanding unfairness in the way public schools are funded. Yet, despite lawmakers having a $900 million budget surplus to work with, most education...
May 16, 2016 - 12:00am
December 14, 2015
Willmar School Board approves levy with 83 percent increase
WILLMAR — Willmar Public Schools property taxes will be increasing 83 percent for 2016, to $7,758,282.14. The levy was approved by the Willmar School Board Monday evening after the annual Truth in Taxation hearing. No one from the public asked a question during the hearing. The...
December 14, 2015 - 11:23pm
September 15, 2015
Bond payments to increase school property taxes in Willmar
WILLMAR — Property taxes for Willmar Public Schools will go up next year, but it shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone. The Willmar School Board voted to adopt the maximum preliminary levy allowed by the state for 2016. That includes a $3.5 million bond payment. The school...
September 15, 2015 - 12:00am
April 5, 2014
MInnesota House goes for property tax breaks
April 5, 2014 - 2:00am
November 12, 2013
Early indicator: Property taxes are likely headed up
November 12, 2013 - 11:50pm
August 19, 2013
Lower property taxes? No guarantees
ST. PAUL — The Dayton administration predicts Minnesotans’ property tax bills will fall next year.
August 19, 2013 - 1:00am
May 15, 2008
Renville County rejects company's request to abate tax penalties
OLIVIA -- Embroiled in costly litigation over a separate tax issue, the Renville County board of commissioners were in no mood to approve a request by North Star Beef of Buffalo Lake to forgive penalties and fees it owes on taxes not paid in 2006 and 2007. At their meeting on Tuesday,...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 6, 2008
Property tax breaks for some in Minnesota would be made possible by hikes for others
ST. PAUL -- A third of Minnesota homeowners would pay lower property taxes under a bill that appeared on its way to passing the House Monday night. However, in order to pay for those property tax cuts, many other Minnesotans would pay higher income taxes. The bill also stops businesses...
May 6, 2008 - 12:00am