Today: October 31, 2014

NEW Gift Cards are now available at Firehall Municipal Liquors! The rechargeable cards are available in any amount and the cards may be used at either the Liquor Store or the Willow Creek Golf Course. Not only are these convenient for personal shopping, they are perfect for gifts or to slip into a thank you card! The next time you’re downtown stop by and pick up one or two.

Gift Card Sample

The City of Barnesville has begun their fall water main flushing. This work will continue through Friday, November 7. This year, much of the work will be done outside of normal business hours. The process may cause some temporary discoloration of the your water. To remove the discoloration, remove aerators, turn on several faucets in or outside your home and let the water run until it clears. Questions? Call PeopleService at 701.893.8825.

Barnesville Cable TV subscribers should make note of channel changes taking place this Thursday. Be sure to reprogram your television sets so you are able to receive all the channels.

• OWN which is currently seen on channel 90 will be moving to channel 107.

• The WDAY extra channel which was available to HD subscribers only will be available to all subscribers on channel 108. This is the WDAY weather channel and also features local sporting events. If you have an analog TV that doesn’t support channels over 100, stop by City Hall to get a set-top box.

• NBC Universal has discontinued G4 on channel 58. At some point in November that channel will go black. Staff is working on identifying replacement programming.

If you have any questions about these changes contact City Hall.

The last Fall Leaf Pick-up for the season is scheduled for this Friday, October 31. Leaves should be placed in clear plastic bags at the normal pick-up sites. Residents can also dispose of their leaves at the compost pile at the Burn Site located near the Public Works shop.

Today would be a great day to check out the brand new DBS Inc. Car Wash located just east of the C-store!

Car Wash Photo 2

Check out the weekly specials at Firehall Liquors on sale now through October 23rd!
ALL Minnesota Beer, Wine and Liquors
-Far North Sprits Rum & Gin
-Schell Beer
-Phillips Liquors, including vodka, brandy, Long Island Tea Mix and Schnapps
-Ron Diaz Rums
-UV Vodkas
-Ice Hole schnapps
-Grain Belt Beers
-Summit Brewing Company Beer
-Big Woods Beer
-Northern Vineyard Wines
-Surly Beer
-Fulton Beer
Conveniently located in downtown Barnesville with easy front door parking – stop by and let our friendly staff help you with your beverage needs!

The Barnesville City Council will hold a 10-20-14 Special City Council Meeting on Monday, October 20 beginning at 6:30 pm in the City Council Chambers.

Time is running out to enjoy a round of golf at the Willow Creek Golf Course. The last day that the course will be open is Wednesday, October 22. You can still take advantage of the Monday-Friday specials: Play 9 holes of golf including a cart for only $15 or play 18 holes of golf including a cart for only $25. Come on out and enjoy the beautiful fall weather!

With a hard freeze having occurred in the area, the City of Barnesville will not be spraying tonight and has completed their mosquito spraying for 2014. The City Council has already begun discussing a more aggressive plan to tackle the mosquitoes in 2015.

Clay County Highway 52 is now OPEN from Barnesville to Moorhead!! The section from Highway 9 to the Schmidt Potato House near Baker is gravel. The top surface will be applied next Spring. Drive safely!

Highway 52