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Tue
23
Dec
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Sophia’s Christmas wish: to dance and play again soon


Sophia Strand spent five days in the hospital after surgery on her spine.
Tue
23
Dec
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Vergas Loon has a holiday groove on


The decorations around the Vergas Loon have deeper meaning than one might imagine at first glance. Daniel Motz photo
Tue
23
Dec
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Frazee firefighters battle morning blaze


A Frazee Fire tanker heads back to town Thursday, Dec. 18 to refill the with water. Barbie Porter photo

Skye, a friendly medium-sized yellow lab went missing in the commotion during the fire that destroyed a rural Frazee home. Owners are hoping for her safe return. If found call 320-420-9938.
A mobile home and shed were destroyed in an early morning fire Thursday, Dec. 18 in rural Frazee.
 
Wed
17
Dec
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Foam floored playground at elementary being considered, late bus option discussed


This is a view of the playground in Perham.
The Frazee-Vergas School District reviewed early plans for a new handicapped-accessible playground at the elementary school.
 
Wed
17
Dec
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Scott Goodman applauded for years of service on Vergas Counci


Scott Goodman of Vergas received a plaque recognizing the 12 years he served on the city council.
Vergas City Councilman Scott Goodman vacated his seat after 12 years of service to his hometown (he was first elected in 2002).
 
Wed
17
Dec
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Vergas levy increase 2 percent, council approves soil borings for trail addition

Property taxpayers of Vergas can expect a 2 percent tax levy increase for 2015, which will bring $140,294 to the city coffers.
 
Wed
17
Dec
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Carts of toys bring joy to girls and boys


Members of the Detroit Lakes Jaycees purchased hundreds of presents recently that were given to Becker County children this past Saturday. Frazee High School graduate Nick Woodard was one of the shoppers.
Twenty carts filled to the brim with toys were pushed to checkouts at area stores recently. Pushing one of the carts was Nate Woodard.
 
Wed
17
Dec
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Frazee’s first paved path to be built this summer, agreement leaves board member with hard feelings


The paved asphalt path location is shown in the above drawing and is located behind Red Willow Drive and on school property.
The first paved trail in Frazee will be almost a half mile long and connect one of the oldest neighborhoods to one of the newest.
 
Wed
17
Dec
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With almost 5 months of expenses in reserves, district raises tax levy 16 percent


Expenditures of the general funds are noted on the above graph prepared by Eide Bailly in the annual audit report for the Frazee-Vergas School District.
With $3.51 million in the Frazee Vergas School District’s unreserved fund, board member Jim Nelson recommended using the surplus of unreserved funds to pay down further bond debt.
 
Wed
10
Dec
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Frazee sidewalk ordinance to be enforced, city water and sewer rate to increase by 75 cents

Downtown business owners who don’t clear sidewalks in front of their storefronts of snow may receive a $100 charge (or more) from the city this winter.
 

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