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Beltrami County to adopt new septic regulations


BEMIDJI — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has put new regulations in place that will affect property owners in Beltrami County.

Bill Patnaude, environmental services director for Beltrami County, outlined the changes to Ordinance 32, the ordinance that governs standards for all new and existing septic systems in the county, to County Commissioners at this week’s board meeting.

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Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts and Beltrami county government for The Bemidji Pioneer. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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