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Rep. Steve Green staged a town hall meeting Saturday in Park Rapids. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Rep. Steve Green talks proposed gun legislation

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Guns and taxes seemed to be the overriding issues at a town hall forum Saturday staged by Rep. Steve Green (R-Fosston).

The event in Park Rapids drew a crowd of 40, many concerned about Gov. Mark Dayton's budget proposal, preventing aquatic invasive species and tax and business incentives that would help small towns stay alive.


But the hot-button issue was whether the federal or state government would remove gun rights in a county where hunting is regarded a sacred right.

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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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