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This is a rough sketch of how Laporte would be transformed if a multi-governmental agency partnership can be harnessed. The development plans envision a stopoff or starting destination point for Paul Bunyan Trail users, locals and visitors passing through town. (Conceptual drawing)

A meat based economy? Laporte's chops beginning to show

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The mayor of Laporte has some meaty aspirations for his corner grocery store and his town.

Craig Mackey's butcher shop at Laporte Grocery & Meats is the cog that drives the store engine.

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

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