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Menahga School task force endorses $29.1 million building project
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
Hubbard County Incidents
City council approves Armory Square agreement
Wrestlers win pair of Mid-State matches
Panthers stay perfect in duals with easy victory over Perham
Tigers drop pair of conference games
Balanced Tigers roll past Wolves
Prowlers escape with win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
Local jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
November 12, 2011
City grants appeals from Main Avenue downtown water service assessments in Park Rapids
The Park Rapids City Council has approved two appeals from Main Avenue property owners. Linda Anderson and Kathy Grell each questioned why their properties had more than one service lateral. City engineer Jon Olson said in both cases the properties were a bit unusual. The Andersons...
November 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 29, 2011
City Council hears from Main Avenue property owners
Downtown Park Rapids construction assessments were approved by the City Council after hearing feedback from the public Tuesday afternoon. Several...
October 29, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 22, 2011
Downtown assessment hearing Tuesday
The public is invited to attend a special assessment hearing for the downtown Park Rapids utility and street reconstruction project. The public...
October 22, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 17, 2011
Main Avenue assessments to be discussed at public meeting in October
An assessment hearing will be scheduled in October as final details of the project are being completed in the next couple weeks. "They're still...
September 17, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 30, 2011
City's southwest assessments lower than estimated
The southwest Park Rapids utility and road construction project is wrapping up, with assessment costs coming in lower than estimates. A final layer of bituminous was put down earlier this summer and a few details remain. An assessment hearing was held Tuesday at the Park Rapids...
July 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 10, 2011
Becker County Taxpayers Assoc. upset with county, asks for investigation
The Becker County Taxpayers Association continues to be unhappy with assessment work done in Becker County. Taxpayer Association President Les Ristinen came before the county board Tuesday with a long litany of complaints -- at least one of which has been investigated through an...
February 10, 2011 - 8:10am
June 16, 2010
Resort's new business model leads to county tax valuation discussion
If a resort ownership changes its business model, should the resort's taxable valuation change as well? That's the issue the Hubbard County...
June 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2009
Menahga questions assessment appeal
A Menahga resident said he was unhappy with his CSAH 21 infrastructure project assessments and requested to file for an appeal. The Menahga City Council received an e-mail from Dean Swanson, who said his assessments were twice the preliminary amount he was told in July. But Swanson...
December 19, 2009 - 1:01pm
December 2, 2009
CSAH 21 special assessments finalized
Dolly Dissmore is a senior citizen living on CSAH 21 in Menahga who said she can't afford to pay the special assessments. "I think it's a lot of money for people living on a $600 social security," she said.
December 2, 2009 - 1:01pm
Main Avenue assessments approved by council as recommended by task force
Property owners on Main Avenue will pay 100 percent of the assessments on water mains, water service and sanitary sewer improvements to replace aging infrastructure in 2010. The Park Rapids City Council approved recommendations made by a task force concerning special assessments. Homeowners...
December 2, 2009 - 1:01pm
July 3, 2009
Assessing software causes county headaches, losses
An attempt to purchase property recording and tax assessment software has turned into a quarter-million dollar boondoggle for Hubbard County. Wednesday, Hubbard County's board members popped their proverbial gaskets at the software provider's inability to meet all deadlines to have...
July 3, 2009 - 1:01pm