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Meet the candidates: Upcoming city council elections

Meet the candidates: Upcoming city council elections

Andrew Rasmussen, Opinion Editor (He/Him) March 2, 2021

Nick Schmeichel What do you hope to accomplish in your time on city council? Workforce development is a main objective of mine. We have to continue partnerships with the Brookings Economic Development...

Brookings City Council discusses potential further mask mandate

Brookings City Council discusses potential further mask mandate

Jacob Boyko, Reporter (He/Him) October 21, 2020

The Brookings City Council met Tuesday, October 20 to discuss the continuation of Covid-19 prevention measures while residents highlighted the effect on citizens and local businesses.   Ordinance...

Brookings City Council mandates masks in public places

Brookings City Council mandates masks in public places

Andrew Rasmussen, Reporter September 8, 2020

The Brookings City Council voted to mandate masks in public where 6-foot social distancing is not possible during Tuesday’s city council meeting. The 5-2 vote comes after more than three hours of public...

Brookings City Council

Proposed COVID-19 restrictions face backlash at city council meeting

Andrew Rasmussen, Reporter September 2, 2020

Brookings City Council voted to continue COVID-19 related restrictions during a nearly 3.5-hour special meeting on Wednesday. The council will continue the discussion on possible additional restrictions. Items...

Brookings City Council to vote on new COVID-19 restrictions

Brookings City Council to vote on new COVID-19 restrictions

Andrew Rasmussen, Reporter September 2, 2020

The Brookings City Council will meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2 in a special session to discuss and vote on a variety of new COVID-19 related restrictions.  Possible restrictions include:  ...

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