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BY SUE WEBBER CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Rogers City Council adopted a $6.8 million preliminary levy for 2015, an increase of 9.26 percent. That figure will result in an estimated 2015 tax rate of 40.463 percent, compared to 40.541 percent in 2014. Final approval of the budget and levy is slated for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. [...]

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Corcoran council SEPT. 25 — Corcoran City Council will meet Thursday, Sept. 25, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Rd. 116. Classic car show SEPT. 25 — The Albertville Lions will also be sponsoring a Classic Car Show Sept. 25 at the Albertville Farmers Market on Main Avenue just south of city [...]

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Rogers students, alum make waves on punk/metal music scene by Samara Postuma Contributing Writer Ithomiid, not a word you hear everyday but one area Rogers residents may be hearing more of. The meaning behind the word is a rare South American butterfly with transparent wings … and the name of an emerging Minnesota punk metal [...]

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Southbound traffic to remain temporary bypass Motorists traveling northbound on Hwy. 101 through Rogers are now driving on the new highway as crews open the road to one lane of traffic. After the p.m. peak hours Wednesday, Sept. 17, crews moved the northbound traffic on the Hwy. 101 temporary bypass to the new, permanent Hwy. [...]

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BY SUE WEBBER CONTRIBUTING WRITER The city of Rogers needs a permanent dedicated space for its senior citizens to meet, according to resident and senior Patricia Johnson. Johnson delivered her request at the Rogers City Council meeting, as she asked for the city’s help in moving forward with securing space for its seniors. “We need [...]

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by Bruce Strand Elk River Star News Theater and music departments at Zimmerman and Rogers are hoping for a Nov. 4 verdict that would give them auditoriums to perform in for the first time. “We appreciate what we have and what we’ve been able to do,” said Jon Palashewski, Zimmerman’s play director, “but I can [...]

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Legion garage sale SEPT. 18 THROUGH 20 — St. Michael Legion and Auxiliary will be hosting a garage sale at the Colonial Mall St. Michael Thursday, Sept. 18, 8 am to 6 pm, Friday, Sept. 19 8 am to 6 pm, and Saturday, Sept 20, 8 am to noon. The sale will be at Colonial [...]

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