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Redistricting, annexation, ballot secrecy and the cost of holding elections have become fairly familiar themes for the Hubbard County board.


To date, county board districts have not been redrawn, but that could change.

"I might run for mayor," county board chair Dick Devine recently joked. If a proposed annexation of the Discovery Circle neighborhood into Park Rapids takes place, Dist. 2 Rep. Devine could wind up in District 3, currently represented by Greg Larson.

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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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