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Vern Massie shows a drawing of the south transfer station's wish list of future projects. The drive-up lanes will eventually need to be covered to protect the grounds from litter. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Dumping fees brought to forefront

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A showdown could be brewing between private sanitation haulers and Hubbard County.

Pay up or else.

The county board discussed at length Wednesday during a work session meeting how some haulers are taking advantage of Hubbard County's transfer stations' ease of disposal and lack of policing.

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Some, in fact, there could be many, are hauling out-of-county waste to Park Rapids or the north transfer station and dumping it for free.

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Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers Hubbard County, courts and breaking news.

(218) 732-3364
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