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COMMUNITY RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
At this time the Town of French is engaged by facilitating communication and sharing of information within the community of Side Lake.

The Side Lake Rec Center Buildings are closed to all public activities until further notice.

The Town Board will continue to monitor the situation and if a more active role is warranted, will take necessary steps to provide an appropriate pro-active response. We encourage community members to practice social distancing, watch out for neighbors, support our local businesses and consider coordinating supply runs to town.

INFORMATION:
CDC - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/be-careful-where-you-get-your-news-about-coronavirus-2020020118801
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Side Lake, MN
The Side Lake Community is comprised of two adjacent townships, divided by the St. Louis County and Itasca County line. The Town of French is in St. Louis County. Side Lake is 20 miles north of Hibbing on County Road 5, 85 miles northwest of Duluth and 220 miles north of Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Town Board Meeting Dates

The French Township Board holds its regular meetings on the First Tuesday of each month, at the Side Lake Community Center, at 7PM. Time and dates may change, with proper notice.

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Important Broadband Announcement

PAUL BUNYAN COMMUNICATIONS HAS OBTAINED A GRANT TO HELP BRING FIBER OPTIC BROADBAND SERVICE TO YOUR HOME IF YOU LIVE IN THE AREA DESIGNATED ON THE MAP THOSE LIVING IN THIS AREA will be receiving information from Paul Bunyan Communications in the mail in the next several months. THIS IS NOT JUNK MAIL! You need […]

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Town of French Fire & EMS recruitment night

Have you ever thought about being a Volunteer Firefighter or First Responder? Town of French Fire and EMS is in need of firefighters and first responders to serve in our community right now. We will be hosting an open house recruitment night for those who are interested in joining our department. Wednesday, January 30th from […]

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