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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:30:13 +0000 River Ramblings http://www.granitefallsnews.com/opinion/20170420/river-ramblings?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:03:57 +0000 By Dave Smiglewski http://www.granitefallsnews.com/opinion/20170420/river-ramblings Restoring LGA is not a partisan issue http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170420/restoring-lga-is-not-partisan-issue?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:00:11 +0000 By Rick Blake Grand Rapids City Council http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170420/restoring-lga-is-not-partisan-issue River Ramblings http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170413/river-ramblings?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Apr 2017 20:46:52 +0000 By Dave Smiglewski http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170413/river-ramblings Muzzling the watchdog http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170413/muzzling-watchdog?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Apr 2017 20:45:08 +0000 By Rebecca Otto State Auditor http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170413/muzzling-watchdog Amended bill to halt expanded ditch-mowing permits receives House approval http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170330/amended-bill-to-halt-expanded-ditch-mowing-permits-receives-house-approval?rssfeed=true Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:43:36 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170330/amended-bill-to-halt-expanded-ditch-mowing-permits-receives-house-approval State Auditor releases Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Legislative Report http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170330/state-auditor-releases-tax-increment-financing-tif-legislative-report?rssfeed=true Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:12:34 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170330/state-auditor-releases-tax-increment-financing-tif-legislative-report Senate Dist. and DFL host fundraiser, Rising Star award http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170323/senate-dist-and-dfl-host--fundraiser-rising-star-award?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:34:45 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170323/senate-dist-and-dfl-host--fundraiser-rising-star-award Granite Historical Society working on interpretive plan http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170323/granite-historical-society-working-on-interpretive-plan?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:56:58 +0000 By Alex Sina Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170323/granite-historical-society-working-on-interpretive-plan Granite Falls City Council brings power to the people http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170323/granite-falls-city-council-brings-power-to-people?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:49:01 +0000 By Alex Sina Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170323/granite-falls-city-council-brings-power-to-people River Ramblings http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170302/river-ramblings?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Mar 2017 14:42:23 +0000 By Dave Smiglewski http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170302/river-ramblings YMC Board discusses ditch redetermination http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170302/ymc-board-discusses-ditch-redetermination?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Mar 2017 14:14:08 +0000 By Alex Sina Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170302/ymc-board-discusses-ditch-redetermination Minnesota House approves historic Sunday alcohol sales bill http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/minnesota-house-approves-historic-sunday-alcohol-sales-bill?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:28:00 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/minnesota-house-approves-historic-sunday-alcohol-sales-bill Chamber Chatter http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/chamber-chatter?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:01:06 +0000 By Mary Gillespie Chamber Director http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/chamber-chatter Rural Finance Bill signed by Gov. Dayton http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/rural-finance-bill-signed-by-gov8200dayton?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:45:02 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/rural-finance-bill-signed-by-gov8200dayton MnDOT starts spring truck weight retrictions early http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/mndot-starts-spring-truck-weight-retrictions-early?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:42:26 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170223/mndot-starts-spring-truck-weight-retrictions-early MnDOT releases final version of its 20-year highway plan http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170216/mndot-releases-final-version-of-its-20-year-highway-plan?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:00:20 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170216/mndot-releases-final-version-of-its-20-year-highway-plan Governor Dayton announces K-12 clean drinking water poster contest http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170216/governor-dayton-announces-k-12--clean-drinking-water-poster-contest?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:51:47 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170216/governor-dayton-announces-k-12--clean-drinking-water-poster-contest MnDOT extends ditch mowing permit applications http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170202/mndot-extends-ditch--mowing-permit-applications?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:12:06 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170202/mndot-extends-ditch--mowing-permit-applications Locals raise concerns over buffer strip regulations http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170127/locals-raise-concerns-over-buffer-strip-regulations?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:19:37 +0000 By Alex Sina Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170127/locals-raise-concerns-over-buffer-strip-regulations Walk-In Access sign-ups underway for landowners to generate revenue http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170127/walk-in-access-sign-ups-underway-for-landowners-to-generate-revenue?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:13:55 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20170127/walk-in-access-sign-ups-underway-for-landowners-to-generate-revenue