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January 5, 2013
Hubbard County Social Services receptionist Jan F. holds up her coffee urn, which she keeps at her feet to stay warm. Behind her sits a space heater to warm the area. But space heater use has been curtailed because they were tripping the circuit breakers frequently. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
New Social Services offices have a few quirks
January 5, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2012
Environmental Services Officer Eric Buitenwerf, at left, and Board of Adjustment member Ken Grob listen to a variance proposal. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Board of Adjustment meanders; like herding cats
December 19, 2012 - 1:00pm
Hubbard County Social Services to close Dec. 28 for move
December 19, 2012 - 12:53pm
December 15, 2012
Akeley mayor, council member bid adieu; table increases
December 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 13, 2012
Emergency manager resigns after two weeks
December 13, 2012 - 6:56am
December 8, 2012
Hubbard County will increase solid waste disposal fees by 3 percent for 2013 due to a lingering deficit. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Solid waste fees to rise 3%; new warning system purchased
December 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
Wadena County deputies to get 60 percent raise
December 8, 2012 - 10:19am
December 5, 2012
Beltrami County Commissioner to head AMC
December 5, 2012 - 7:27am
November 29, 2012
John Seiling is chief deputy of Becker County
November 29, 2012 - 8:36am
November 28, 2012
Julie Kingsley, a longtime lake activist, has been hired to direct Hubbard County's Soil and Water Conservation Distrct. She is a past president of the 9th Crow Wing Lake Association and a former Nevis educator. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Julie Kingsley named SWCD and Local Water Plan director
November 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 24, 2012
A proposed truck route around Park Rapids inched a step closer to its proposed 2016 construction date. Wednesday the Hubbard County board approved mileage modifications west of the city, exchanging county roads with townships and establishing new County State Aid Highways. The route, which has been 15 years in the making, is designed to move truck traffic off the busy Highways 71 and 34 intersection, above, and send it west of town. It runs south 2 miles from the old candle factory on County 28, then eas...
Truck route moves along
November 24, 2012 - 1:00pm
The Hubbard County Board of Adjustment granted Eagles Landing Resort 11 docking slips at a meeting earlier this year. That decision is at the center of a lawsuit filed against the board and the county. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Eagles Landing Resort subject of heated debate again
November 24, 2012 - 1:00pm
Imposing a flat rate on commercial trucks hauling waste is one way Hubbard County commissioners are thinking about raising rates. There would be little change in houseld rates such as this one. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
County debates whether to raise solid waste rates
November 24, 2012 - 1:00pm
Hubbard County's 38-year-old office building is in need of repairs. County commissioners are looking into whether it's financially feasible at this time to move the main entrance to the south side of the building and rework the floors, moving offices around and consolidating certain functions. This is the east entrance that currently is used as the main access point to government offices. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Board looks into second phase of renovation project
November 24, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2012
BOA, COLA spar over comment rules; new board coming
November 21, 2012 - 1:00pm