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Numbers show more people in county in need of public assistance

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One of every nine people in Hubbard County is in need of public assistance, according to the steadily rising figures released by Social Services personnel.

Of the county's official population of 18,861 people, by last month, 2,213 residents had active case files seeking income maintenance benefits of cash, food stamps and medical assistance.

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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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