Weather Forecast

Hubbard County Dep. Adam Williams said he hasn't had major problems transporting mental health patients to treatment facilities, but never lets his guard down during the ride. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Who should be transporting mental health patients?

Email News Alerts

Twice a week on average, a Hubbard County squad car pulls up to St. Joseph's Area Health Services in Park Rapids to transport a mental health patient to a treatment facility.


If the county is complying with state law, the car is unmarked, the officer in plain clothes.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
(218) 732-3364