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Paul and Linda Reimer were not happy with Hubbard County's Board of Adjustment, even though members approved an after-the-fact request to leave a guest house on their Midge Lake property. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Board of Adjustment gets tongue-lashing, then praise

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Hubbard County Board of Adjustment members probably left Monday's meeting thinking someone had painted bullseyes on their backs.

A Midge Lake couple whose after-the-fact variance was approved for a guest cottage found time nonetheless to chew out the Hubbard County Board of Adjustment, mainly over things beyond the board's control.


"I didn't ask for a variance," an angry Paul Reimer opened his request with. "The county decided I needed one."

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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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