A jury in Hibbing reached the verdict Tuesday in the case of Michael Carbo Jr., more than 36 years after Nancy Daugherty was raped and killed.
The filing period closed at 5 p.m. on Aug. 16.
It's an effort to do some homework and figure out what impact this product may have in the community before widespread sales.
Workers had until July 22 to apply for the bonus pay, and the state ended up receiving 1,199,416 applications — more than twice the 667,000 applications lawmakers expected to receive. Now about 18% face rejection and have until the end of August to appeal.
Interim City Administrator Betty Thomsen informed the city council on Aug. 8 that $27,863 of that amount can be attributed to purchases that were not in the budget and $46,690 are related to excess legal fees.
Monday's unanimous ruling is the latest dismissal of a push from the Minnesota Voters Alliance to change the makeup and procedures around absentee ballot boards, which must accept or reject absentee ballots. It's part of an effort from conservatives nationally to change the way absentee ballots are handled.
It wasn't the biggest fire in recent history in northern Minnesota. The Pagami Creek Fire in 2011 was nearly four times bigger and scorched a huge swath of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
Some people claim the devil himself visited the tiny town of Villisca, Iowa, that summer night in 1912, when 8 people were killed by an ax murderer. Others say he already lived among them. After more than a century of idle gossip and speculation, some amateur sleuths might have just figured it out.
Hundreds attended Pioneer Fest in Perham on Aug. 13 and were treated to steam engines, a threshing demonstration and nearly 100 entries in the event's antique tractor pull.