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Greg Compton Selected to Replace Chamberlin as Commissioner

November 18, 2010
Greg Compton Selected to Replace Chamberlin as Commissioner

11/19/10 Thursday evening Republican Precinct Committeemen and women gathered at Republican headquarters for a caucus to select the person who will fill the remaining term of Commissioner Tom Chamberlin who has resigned his elected position effective at the end of the year.  Chamberlin will assume the duties of County Sheriff on January 1st, 2011....
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Commissioners Approve Health Insurance Renewal & Trucks for Sheriff’s Department

November 15, 2010
Commissioners Approve Health Insurance Renewal & Trucks for Sheriff’s Department

11/16/10  It was a busy meeting for the Marshall County Commissioners on Monday.  A representative from the Healy Group gave an update on the health insurance renewal with Advantage.  When the commissioners signed with the Healy Group last year there was a clause in the agreement that the renewal increase wouldn’t be more that...
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Commissioners to hold Special Meeting at Lake of the Woods Community Building

November 4, 2010
Commissioners to hold Special Meeting at Lake of the Woods Community Building

11/05/10 The Marshall County Commissioners will hold a special meeting with property owners of Lake of the Woods on Saturday, November 6th at the Lake of the Woods Community Building, 8745 North Shore Drive at 9 a.m.  The Special Meeting has been called to discuss county-owned and privately-owned accesses of the lake. The special...
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Commissioners Extend Burn Ban

October 13, 2010
Commissioners Extend Burn Ban

10/14/10 The Marshall County Emergency Management Agency is alerting residents to a dangerous situation. Due to the ongoing drought conditions and the potential for widespread fire hazard caused by those conditions, the Marshall County Commissioners have extended the current Burn Ban which was put in place on October 6th.  The Commissioners have asked citizens...
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Commissioners Issue Burn Ban

October 6, 2010
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10/07/10 Due to the extremely dry conditions the Marshall County Board of Commissioners, with the support of the majority of the local Fire Chiefs, have issued a disaster proclamation restricting open burning thru out the entire county. The Fire Chiefs and Commissioners agree that Marshall County is immediately threatened by a natural disaster-specifically county...
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Commissioners Hear Neighbor’s Concerns of Pit Bull Running on Timber Lane

October 5, 2010
Commissioners Hear Neighbor’s Concerns of Pit Bull Running on Timber Lane

10/06/10 A couple of residents from the Forest Hills subdivision approached the Marshall County Commissioners during their meeting Monday concerning a vicious dog running at large. Gary West told the commissioners that on Sunday, September 19th about 3 p.m. the neighbor’s dog was running loose and he called the Sheriff’s Department to report the...
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Commissioners to Meet Monday Morning

September 20, 2010
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The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday morning at 9:30 in their second floor meeting room of the County Building. Their first item of business is Ed Charleston of Goodwill Industries.  County Assessor Debbie Dunning will present contracts for approval, Neal Haeck head of the County Highway Department will report on the activity in...
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County Seeks $2 Million Federal Funds for 7th Road

July 17, 2010
County Seeks $2 Million Federal Funds for 7th Road

07/19/10 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) held a public meeting on Thursday, July 15 for eight area communities to present their applications for federal funding which is appropriated through the LaPorte District. Officials from each city or county were given 10 minutes to give a brief presentation on their proposed project, funds being...
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Ripley Comments on County Employees Working 7/5

July 2, 2010

Over the past two years, our Marshall County employees have been informed that they will not receive a raise, will have their health insurance costs increased, have lost 2 paid holidays, and are required to clean their own offices.  Regardless of the spin that the county commissioners and council are trying to sell on...
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Commissioners Pass Wind Energy Ordinance

June 23, 2010
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06/23/10  It’s officially on the books, Marshall County now has guidelines in place regarding commercial wind energy systems. The Marshall County Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals spent considerable time working on the amendment to the county zoning ordinance to include some safeguards and guidelines regarding the cutting edge power systems, because companies...
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