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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Thank you for attending the Truth-in-Taxation Public Hearing

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Thank you to everyone who attended the Mille Lacs County Truth-in-Taxation hearing last night! We had approximately 50 attendees in-person, and 141 watching live online. If you missed it, a recording of the presentation and hearing is available online at ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2021

Special County Board meeting and Truth-in-Taxation Public Hearing

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A special County Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at ??:???? ??.??. The public is welcome to attend. The complete agenda is available online at www.millelacs.mn.gov/129.

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Live Video Available for the Truth-in-Taxation Public Hearing

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Live Video Available for the Truth-in-Taxation Public Hearing

Curious to see what is said at the Truth-in-Taxation Public Hearing, but you aren't able to attend? Join us and view the live event online at www.millelacs.mn.gov/tnt on December 7, 2021 at 7:00...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Mille Lacs County Historic Courthouse Doors No Longer an Entrance to County Buildings

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Mille Lacs County Historic Courthouse Doors No Longer an Entrance to County Buildings

The Mille Lacs County Historic Courthouse located off of 2nd Street Southeast in Milaca, will be closing its doors and will no longer be an entrance into County buildings...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Budget 2022: How the Levy is Calculated

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Each taxing jurisdiction is responsible for calculating their levy. This is the amount of revenue the jurisdiction needs to generate from property taxes to fund their operations for the year...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Meet the County Coordinator

Dillon Hayes, Mille Lacs County Coordinator

Meet the County Coordinator

"My name is Dillon Hayes and I was recently selected to be the new Mille Lacs County Coordinator. As County Coordinator I will be tasked with providing administrative oversight for county affairs, working with the Board of ...

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Commonly Used Budget Abbreviations and Terms

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Are you planning on attending the Truth-in-Taxation Public Hearing on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 7:00 P.M.? If so, knowing these terms and abbreviations may come in handy! 
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Posted on: December 2, 2021

How the Lawsuit with the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Affects the Budget

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How the Lawsuit with the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Affects the County BudgetBy Dillon Hayes, County Coordinator

In 2017, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe sued the County, County Attorney, and County Sheriff. This was related to the revocation of the law enfor...

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Proposed Budget Feedback

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Mille Lacs County is seeking resident's feedback on the proposed 2022 budget. Is there more or less County funding you want to see in specific areas? The County Coordinator and County Commissioners want to hear your thoughts! Residents may submit...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

County Budget Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions – County Budget

 By Dillon Hayes, County Coordinator

  • How does the County’s budget work?

    1. Minnesota Statute § 6.48 states that “the state auditor shall prescribe and install systems of ...
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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Proposed Mille Lacs County Budget 2022

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Mille Lacs County recently approved a preliminary levy increase of 24.5% for 2022. More information on the preliminary levy, proposed budget, budget drivers, historical levy data, and opportunities to provide feedback are available on the new Mille Lacs C...

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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Sheriff's Office offers "K-9 Supporter" Fundraiser T-Shirts & Plush Dogs

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The Mille Lacs County Sheriff's Office is offering "K-9 Supporter" fundraiser t-shirts, in addition to K-9 Bongo and Greco plush dogs, available for purchase! Shirts and plush dogs are $20 each. A variety of of shirt sizes are available...

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