Beware Of Scams Offering Government Aid

We all know the feeling of opening up our mailboxes to find a stack of unwanted junk mail. While these solicitations are often just annoyances and are sent to the recycling bin or trash can, some are dangerous schemes to obtain money from those that receive them. Many of these solicitations take advantage of our…
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Harsdorf Appointed To Senate Committees

(State Capitol, Madison) . . . State Senator Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) has been reappointed to the State Legislature’s budget-writing committee as part of committee appointments recently announced by State Senate leadership. The committee assignments were made as the Legislature prepares for the upcoming two-year legislative session that begins in January. “I look forward to…
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Harsdorf Statement On Oak Park Heights Approval Of Hwy 36 Plan

The St. Croix River Crossing has taken another step forward with Oak Park Heights City Council accepting a Minnesota state plan to rebuild the Highway 36 corridor. I commend the City Council members who voted for this measure and applaud their commitment to this project. I am pleased that another hurdle to construction on this…
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July Marks The Start Of Our Local County Fairs

As we bring out the grills and gather with family and friends this summer, we are reminded that summer is also the season to enjoy participating and attending a local county fair.  County fairs have long been an important part of Wisconsin’s history, providing valuable opportunities for 4-H and FFA youth, as well as activities…
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New Laws Seek To Support Our Veterans

Memorial Day is our nation’s holiday to honor those that have fought and died in protecting the freedoms we enjoy as Americans. While we take time to remember those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in their service to our country, it is also important to remember those who have and continue to serve in…
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