The map presented for the gravel pit owned by Mark Sand & Gravel showed five phases. The first phase includes 10 acres and is to be completely mined with the project expected to be completed in three to four years. Phase two is 9.8 acres and includes another four years of work. Phase three is 10 acres. Phase four 7.6 acres. Phase five is 6.8 acres and it was noted the area had been stripped and leveled to accommodate stockpiles and a portable hot mix plant.
Mark Sand & Gravel applied for an interim use permit to operate a gravel pit in the city limits of Vergas.
The Frazee City Council gave the go-ahead for the city engineer, Chris Thorson of Ulteig, to prepare plans for a street and utilities project, as well as set a special meeting to approve advertising for bids March 27.
Township elections were held Tuesday, March 14 in the Otter Tail County townships of Gorman, Hobart and Candor, which each had openings for one supervisor with a three-year term and a treasurer with a two-year term.