"We can't talk in the plant, but people hear a lot of news on the floor," said Petoletti. "We're trying to settle people down, trying to help them keep perspective and figure out how to operate under this stress while we answer any questions we can."
"The other options are far less risky, less expensive and will likely end up being far better for the students, teachers and taxpayers," Chmielewski said. "My constituents are telling me they are very concerned about this vote, especially those on fixed incomes." <
Cloquet City Council Chambers were packed with union members Tuesday, first for a vote on requiring Project Labor Agreements on any project over $175,000 that involves city funding -- public or private -- and then to show support for the police union, which passed a vote of no confidence for the police chief seven weeks ago. Citizens again addressed the council about the ongoing issue, this time in support of the police and city council, in this extremely contentious issue.
Almost 500 people dead, 52,000 displaced and over $100 million (in today's dollars) in damages ... imagine the headlines the devastation wrought by the Fires of 1918 would garner today. "That day was probably the most definitive event for the entire county that has ever occurred," noted Lisbeth Boutang, one of the leaders of the Carlton County Historical Society 1918 Fire Committee making plans to commemorate the Fires of 1918 as the 100th anniversary year approaches. "Everyone seems to know a story about the fire and how it affected their family."
Since that March 16 meeting, we've gotten to watch democracy in action. It's been exciting, and it's been messy.
. "I didn't expect anything like this when I got conned into coming here. I'm sure there are many others just as deserving." Jurek was captured by the Chinese when his unit, 2nd Engineer Combat Battalion, was overrun during the Battle of Kunu-ri, across from the Yalu River in the Korean Peninsula on Dec. 1, 1950. Of the 787 Battalion soldiers, 331 members were captured. Only 117 survived imprisonment. After the signing of the Armistice Agreement on July 27, 1953, it took one month before Jurek was released from captivity.
"Much Ado at Camp Messina" is set at a sleepaway camp in the 1980s. The boys and girls are back together as camp comes to a close and campers rush to find their summer love. Witty and stubborn archenemies Ben and Bea are secretly pushed together by their friends while bad apple Jennifer schemes to break up the hopelessly-in-love Clyde and Hero.
MERC is just one of a number of utility companies in Minnesota that appealed their land valuations, including Enbridge Energy, which has several pipelines running through Carlton County. So county officials know more, but they don't really have any answers yet, noted Carlton County Assessor Kyle Holmes.
As it stands, the Roers project would create 57 residential units along with various multi-use community rooms in the East and West wings of the school, keeping the connecting link between the buildings. Roers also plans to keep the auditorium in the East wing for use by residents as well as community groups. The pool area would be demolished to make parking space needed to meet city off-street parking requirements, but the company is tentatively planning to retain the gymnasium and cafeteria. However, those spaces could also be demolished for additional parking.
Stories about people cutting pills in half or not taking medication, or choosing between medication and food, were referenced several times over the nearly hour-long meeting between Franken and his constituents. Ely's Teri Haapala identified herself to Franken as "a pharmaceutical consumer when she can afford it."