County approves sale for wildlife land
By Tom Larson
The Stevens County Board of Commissioners approved sale of 80 acres in Eldorado Township for inclusion in the adjacent Everglade Wildlife Management Area.
However, commissioners were apprehensive about taking taxable land off the rolls, fearing that state payments intended to make up for that lost revenue might end as Minnesota's budget crisis intensifies.
The board voted for the measure during its regular meeting Tuesday.
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