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Ruth Simpson 14 Mar, 2018

Township Day News Stories

Three stories covered Township Day in Minnesota. Minnesota Public Radio did a story on Township Day that featured Tay...

Ruth Simpson 13 Mar, 2018

MPR: Mark your calendar: Tuesday is Minnesota T

All of Minnesota's nearly 1,800 townships will hold their annual meetings Tuesday in a grassroots display of democracy k...

Steve Fenske 08 Mar, 2018

2018 Session Update Week 3

Legislative committees are in full-swing this week, finishing updates from last year but also hearing bills. District 1 ...

Steve Fenske 02 Mar, 2018

2018 Session Update Week 2

Legislative Session 2018 - Week 2 The 2018 Session began February 20, with the House and Senate focusing on tax confo...

MAT Staff 26 Feb, 2018

Minnesota Rural Broadband Coalition Day on the

Join Us For Broadband Day on the Hill 2018! April 12, 2018 L’Etoile du Nord Vault, MN State Capitol $25/person ...

MAT Staff 06 Feb, 2018

Beware – Email Phishing Scams Sent to Tow

MAT has received several reports of fraudulent emails asking the recipient to transfer money from the town's account. Th...

MAT Staff 01 Feb, 2018

Certified Stormwater Inspector Training in MN

The National Stormwater Center is offering Certified Stormwater Inspector (municipal) training in St. Paul, MN on April ...

MAT Staff 01 Feb, 2018

Poison Hemlock now added to Updated 2018 Noxiou

See the commissioner’s order on this page approving NWAC’s recommendation for poison hemlock.  It is now a Prohibited No...

MAT Staff 23 Jan, 2018

No Town Meetings Feb. 6, 2018, after 6 pm!

February 6 is precinct caucus night in Minnesota. By law, local governments may not hold meetings on precinct caucus nig...

MAT Staff 15 Jan, 2018

LCCMR seeking proposals for $59 million in proj

The Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR) has issued its 2019 Request for Proposals (RFP) for fu...

MAT Staff 11 Jan, 2018

Board of Appeal and Equalization Update

All local and county boards of appeal and equalization must have at least one trained member by February 1, 2018. If the...

MAT Staff 20 Dec, 2017

IRS news release regarding the 2018 federal mil

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