State budget shortfalls in Minnesota have squeezed school districts, nursing homes and local governments in a vise. The higher-ups in St. Paul don't have an easy job, but the officials at the bottom of the food chain have it worse.
Pretty soon, the townships are going to have to hold bake sales to grade the gravel roads. How about a charity auction to raise funds for next winter's snow removal?
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