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February 16, 2018
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Reductions in Local Government Aid forced Granite Falls to postpone the purchase of a new fire truck, according to Mayor Dave Smiglewski. As president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, he is urging an increase in LGA to help rural communities meet public safety needs. Granite Falls firefighters respond to a December 2015 house fire in this file photo.
Rural cities to press Legislature for greater state aid
February 16, 2018 - 6:42am
September 15, 2016
Levy approval goes forward, but questions on Willmar city budget remain
September 15, 2016 - 7:27am
February 17, 2016
Editorial: It is time to invest in LGA for rural Minnesota
February 17, 2016 - 6:00am
January 29, 2016
State Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls, right, responds to a question as State Rep. Chris Swedzinski, R-Ghent, listens Thursday during a town hall meeting in Granite Falls. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Legislators continue support for Appleton prison
January 29, 2016 - 12:09am
January 5, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Legislature must make LGA a top priority in ‘16
January 5, 2016 - 4:00am
April 29, 2015
Minnesota Opinion: End political games, nonsense over LGA
April 29, 2015 - 4:00am
April 25, 2013
Editorial: LGA plan is good deal for rural Minn.
April 25, 2013 - 12:00am