My name is Roman and I am amazing! I arrived at Friends of Animals as a stray and we are all wondering why my family never came looking for me because I am just so darn sweet.
The Minnesota Tax Court recently ruled that the state's Department of Revenue (DOR) incorrectly assessed the value of Enbridge's pipelines located in Minnesota for tax years 2012-14. As a result, the counties in which Enbridge's mainline system operates have been placed in the unfortunate position of determining how to navigate a possible budget shortfall.
Remy gets along great with other kitties and loves to wrestle with his roommates. He also loves kids.
Instead of the poker party that begins the original version, Ms. Madison has invited the girls over for an evening of Trivial Pursuit. The Pidgeon sisters have been replaced by the two Constanzuela brothers, but the hilarity remains the same.
BASEBALL: May 22 – Carlton 17, Littlefork-Big Falls, 0, 5 innings
The FS resigned in fall 2017, well into the school year, to take a new job. A search for a new superintendent was done and Adam Nelson was hired. In February, shortly after she quit, the FS was making overtures to come back. When the FS quit, she was given a severance package. (How much?) She was offered a higher salary to come back. (Why? Who offered it?) The Board offered her the new (old) job at the higher salary before they voted to hire her. (Legal? At what meeting?) Some questions: Why wasn't Mr. Nelson hired?
The Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Project is necessary and beneficial to Minnesota and in the national interest. It will ensure the continued safe, reliable and economic delivery of energy needed by people in the region and other parts of the country. This was confirmed by the recent recommendation of Administrative Law Judge Ann O'Reilly, who recognizes the need to replace this critical piece of infrastructure and the economic importance a modernized Line 3 will have across the state. The ALJ said replacement of Line 3 is "reasonable and prudent."
Congratulations to the Class of 2018 on your graduation from high school. It is an accomplishment. You should be very proud of yourselves, and please know that your community and loved ones are proud of you, too. As you go off to jobs, college, the military, trade school, gallivanting or however you choose to begin adulthood, we'd like to offer some words of advice. And yes, while some of them are cliche, that doesn't mean they're not sincere or based in reality.
We spotted some walking/bike trails that followed the river bank and over a walking bridge. While on the north side of the river, parallel to the bridge support, we stopped to admire the ice flow and blockage caused by the working bridge supports. All of a sudden, we found ourselves entertained by the sinking of the bridge support! There was nothing silent or calm about it as it submerged. I
Registered nurse Rhonda Kay Skelton of Moose Lake has been posthumously awarded the Louis Gorin Award for Outstanding Achievement in Rural Health Care from the National Rural Health Association (NRHA). Skelton served as the obstetrics department manager at Moose Lake's Mercy Hospital, which in February became one of only two critical access hospitals in the state to earn the international "Baby-Friendly" designation from Baby-Friendly USA. She died Nov. 3, 2016.