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A new 115 kV transmission line is going up in Hubbard County. It will link to the Long Lake and Badoura substations and eventually run to Pequot Lakes. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

New high voltage line will connect area substations

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Hubbard County growth, cabin renovation and harsh winters have been the impetus behind the construction of a new 115 kV transmission line through the region.


The $21 million, 33-mile high voltage line will connect the Long Lake substation to others along a central Minnesota corridor, said Chuck Lukkarilla, project manager for Great River Energy.

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