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County approves meager 2011 budget

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Calling Hubbard County's 2011 budget a "zero growth" one is a misnomer, but it's awfully darned sparse.

So what term does one give to a county asked to scrape by for another year with less money?


Hubbard County commissioners set the estimated 2011 net levy at $11.66 million Wednesday, only $293,473 more than last year's despite an overall 3 percent pay increase for employees.

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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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