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Nobles SWCD
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$264,700
Fund Source

The Targeted Bacterial Impairment Reduction Project will reduce bacterial loading by 87% on the Elk Creek Tributary a priority site on the Rock River.

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DNR
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,050,000
Fund Source

Many of Minnesota's wetlands have been lost and the remainder degraded.  Recent tiling and ditching have accelerated this situation.  Through this proposal, shallow lakes and wetlands will be designed, constructed, and intensively managed to benefit wetland wildlife and Minnesota residents.

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Jackson County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
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Cultural Awareness Organization
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,750
2010 International Festival
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Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Cultural Awareness Organization
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,430
Art Project
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Rhythm of the River
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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City of Rushmore
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Art Project
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Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,960
Art Project
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Delene R. Teller
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,250
Artist Assistance
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Mixed Blood Theatre Company
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$85,000
Arts Access
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CityArt Sculpture Walk
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
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Minnesota "Over-60" Band
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
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Minnesota State University-Mankato AKA Mankato State University
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
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CLIMB Theatre, Inc. AKA CLIMB Theatre
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$54,049
Arts Learning
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MacPhail Center for Music
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$89,393
Arts Learning
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Friends of the Auditorium, Inc.
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,880
Arts Organization Development
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Adrian High School
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
Arts in the Schools
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Adrian High School
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
Arts in the Schools
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Hills-Beaver Creek School District 671
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts in the Schools
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Worthington Public Schools
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
Arts in the Schools
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Rolf C. Erdahl
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,990
Arts Tour Minnesota
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Minneapolis Guitar Quartet Association AKA Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,300
Arts Tour Minnesota
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Mixed Blood Theatre Company
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$48,888
Arts Tour Minnesota
Recipient
Metropolitan Council/Environmental Financial Group Inc.
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,785
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,754
Fund Source

On behalf of the Metropolitan Council, Environmental Financial Group Inc. generated a matrix of water conservation programs with detailed information about the costs and benefits of the programs. Tools were also developed to allow users to calculate potential water savings, estimate program implementation costs, and test the effects of various water conservation programs and rate structures.

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Tetra Tech
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$125,000
Fund Source

The goal of this project is to construct, calibrate, and validate a Hydrological Simulation Program FORTRAN (HSPF) model for Minnesota portions of the Des Moines River watershed.

Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$198,000

Building on the exhibit development community engagement process carried out through four successive Legacy grants, the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota will use the 2014-15 direct appropriation to complete fabrication and installation of several exhibit components for its permanent facility. Local resources, volunteers, and community involvement will be combined with museum expertise to complete this process.

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Lao Assistance Center of Minnesota AKA Lao Assistance Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$64,000
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Minnesota Department of Administration
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$35,420
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,314

Per Minnesota Laws, 2009, Chapter 172, Article 4, Section 2, Subd. 5, "Funds in this subdivision are appropriated to the commissioner of the Department of Administration for grants to the named organizations for the purposes specified in this subdivision. Up to one percent of funds may be used by the Department of Administration for grants administration. Grants made to public television or radio organizations are subject to Minnesota Statutes, sections 129D.18 and 129D.19."

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MN DNR
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$245,000

With only 1% of Minnesota’s native prairie remaining, many prairie plant and animal species have dramatically declined. Of the 12 butterfly species native to Minnesota prairies, two species, the Poweshiek skipperling and the Dakota skipper, have already largely disappeared from the state and are proposed for listing under the U.S. Endangered Species Act despite being historically among the most common prairie butterflies and having their historic ranges concentrated in Minnesota.

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Minnesota Zoological Garden
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$380,000

With only 1% of Minnesota’s native prairie remaining, many prairie plant and animal species have dramatically declined. Of the 12 butterfly species native to Minnesota prairies, two species, the Poweshiek skipperling and the Dakota skipper, have already largely disappeared from the state and are proposed for listing under the U.S. Endangered Species Act despite being historically among the most common prairie butterflies and having their historic ranges concentrated in Minnesota.

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Nobles Soil and Water Conservation District
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$157,058
Fund Source

In September of 2009 and January of 2010, the Federal Government allocated $300,000 worth of Federal Funds to the Kanaranzi-Little Rock Watershed District through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The Funds were to be utilized as cost-share assistance for conservation practices such as terraces, waterways and water and sediment control basins. All practices are designed to reduce erosion and also help mitigate flood damages. The program received more requests for funds than what was available.

Recipient
Nobles SWCD
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$178,930
Fund Source

In September of 2009 and January of 2010, the Federal Government allocated $300,000 worth of Federal Funds to the Kanaranzi-Little Rock Watershed District through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The Funds were to be utilized as cost-share assistance for conservation practices such as terraces, waterways and water and sediment control basins. All practices are designed to reduce erosion and also help mitigate flood damages.

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Agnes Alsgaard-Lien AKA Bobbie Alsgaard-Lien
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
On site landscaping and painting of the six county parks
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Friends of the Auditorium, Inc.
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,340
Windsurfing regatta and unvarnished music festival
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Friends of the Auditorium, Inc.
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,353
Dance Residency-Eisenhower Dance Company
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Friends of the Auditorium, Inc.
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts on the Move
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Nobles County Art Center
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$792
Purchase a computer and printer and help preserve permanent collection
Recipient
Worthington Area Community Orchestra
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,206
Develop and organize the Worthington Area Community Orchestra