Lindstrom News


01/12/2018 05:01 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Leslie Palank 

Leslie "Les" A. Palank age 65, of Chisago City, MN, passed away suddenly at his home on Saturday, December 30, 2017. Les was born in St. Croix Falls, WI, on December 15, 1952 to Edward J. and Valeta I. Palank.


01/08/2018 01:29 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lillian Bloom Johnson 

Lillian Bloom Johnson was born June 27, 1924 into a large family on a dairy farm near Shafer, Minnesota. In her childhood she would ski to Long Lake school, and began her life-long passion with music by singing in school and church choirs.


01/03/2018 01:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Cass County courthouse, Walker, MN. File photo 

Cass County Board adopted a county buffer ordinance Tuesday to meet the newer state laws requiring a vegetative buffer between cultivated farm fields and waterways.


12/29/2017 06:30 PM  ~~~Source~~~
County Road 20 project awarded 

The Chisago County Board awarded the bid last week for replacing the County State Aid Highway #20 bridge on the channel between North Center and North Lindstrom lakes. The Redstone Construction Company of Mora had the low bid, of five that the county engineer received, coming in at $2,410,633.


12/29/2017 02:10 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lindstrom Council carves early levy from four to one percent hike 

There were just three residents in the audience for last week's Lindstrom property tax levy hearing. The council then acted 4-1 with David Waldoch opposed, on a stripped-down budget from what council proposed in the fall for the maximum.


12/22/2017 08:08 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Chisago City Council adopts levy decrease 

Chisago City's Council ended 2017 on a positive note. At its regular Dec. 12 meeting, Chisago City council trimmed $44,000 from the 2018 preliminary budget and held the line on its 2018 tax levy.


12/22/2017 03:23 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Christmas is wonderful, please don't spend it alone; retiring already? 

I hope you had a chance to take in the Living Nativity at First United Methodist on Saturday. I made it to the first show at 6pm.