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Isanti County honored for emergency management
Published November 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm
Important property tax homestead notice
Published November 14, 2015 at 7:00 pm
This will affect your 2016 property taxes and eligibility for Property Tax Refund. Have you purchased or moved into a property in the past year? Contact your county assessor to file a homestead application if you or a qualifying relative occupy the property as a homestead on or before December 1,...
Cambridge presents Legion with historical Armory plaque
Published November 12, 2015 at 7:00 pm
For 45 years, the building at 540 Fifth Ave. NW, Cambridge, served as an armory after being constructed by the federal government. The building was dedicated Memorial Day weekend in 1960. In August 2005, the city of Cambridge was notified by the federal government the building, officially called...
Cambridge supports resolution to expand federal hate crimes to protect police
Published October 21, 2015 at 3:01 pm
The city of Cambridge is the third city in the state of Minnesota to approve a resolution that calls to expand the federal hate crimes law to protect police. During the Cambridge City Council meeting Oct. 19, Council Member Tiffany Kafer explained that, after reading news about Red Wing approving a...
Community forum Oct. 21 on property values, taxes
Published October 18, 2015 at 7:10 pm
The public is invited to a community awareness forum on “How property is valued and taxes are determined” from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, at the Hardy Performing Arts Center at Cambridge-Isanti High School. The purpose of the forum is for attendees to gain an understanding of how their...
Braham City Council meeting briefs
Published October 16, 2015 at 7:10 pm
The Braham City Council met Oct. 6 at Braham City Hall. The following items were discussed: • A permit application for Rysdams Pizza Pub of Braham was approved for the Fall Festival this October. The permit will allow the establishment to open the back patio gate to allow attendees of the...
Open house set for BMC British Automobile in Isanti
Published October 15, 2015 at 7:15 pm
A business that has recently located within the city of Isanti will hold an open house this weekend. During the Isanti City Council meeting Oct. 6, the City Council approved a special event permit for BMC British Automobile to hold an open house from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at the...
Deputies honored with life saving awards
Published October 15, 2015 at 7:10 pm
Isanti County Sheriff Chris Caulk honored Deputies John McCarty and Chad Meyer with life saving awards in front of the County Board on Oct. 7. According to Caulk, it was around 12:30 a.m. Sept. 8 when McCarty and Meyer responded to a mental health crisis involving a man who threatened to jump off...
Cambridge approves contract for Highway 95 widening project
Published October 14, 2015 at 7:05 pm
Preliminary design work will soon begin for widening Highway 95 in Cambridge. During the Cambridge City Council meeting Oct. 5, the City Council approved a proposal with SEH for engineering services for Highway 95 preliminary design in an amount not-to-exceed $374,662. The proposal is contingent...
Nolan statement on the National Defense Authorization Act
Published October 13, 2015 at 7:20 pm
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan released the following statement Oct. 1 regarding his vote against the partisan Republican defense bill: “I voted against this partisan Republican defense bill because we need a better, smarter, more fiscally responsible approach. This bill robs domestic programs to pay for a...