Municipalities raising taxes despite boost from state money

Politics Tim Pugmire Tim Pugmire · ·
Minnesota Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans, shown in this photo taken in Nov. 26, 2013 in Minneapolis, spoke of initiatives passed into law this year to try to reverse a decade-long trend of rising local property taxes. Many cities and counties are raising taxes, even though the state boosted their funding by a total of $120 million.