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This aerial photograph shows the density of Shady Lawns RV Estates on 5th Crow Wing Lake. The Hubbard County board approved expansion of the park by 9 sites Wednesday. (Hubbard County ESO)

5th Crow Wing RV park gets board permission to expand

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Fifth Crow Wing Lake was again in the spotlight Wednesday as the Hubbard County board allowed the expansion of Shady Lawns RV Estates, over the objections of lake activists.


"The last time you were here you traded 9 (RV) spots for boat slips," commissioner Lyle Robinson reminded resort owner Scott Forbes. "Now you're back" requesting the trailer spaces given up in the 2007 deal.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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