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CBS fires Charlie Rose following allegations of unwanted sexual advances
Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
Minn. seeks $5 billion for alleged 3M pollution
Racy skits involving female co-stars were typical for Franken's USO tours
Minnesota man sentenced to more than a decade in prison for Bakken housing scheme
Hovelsrud caps off career at state meet
Two power-play goals spark Northern Lakes in 4-1 win over Panthers
Tigers advance to state championship game
Panthers serve up a successful season
Tigers advance to state title game
Virginia May Fisher
Orvel J. Mitchell
Irene Rose Byer
Bernice Dorothy Lohmeier
Rodney Keith Anderson
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Fun Ta Boot Resort inducted into Minnesota Hospitality Hall of Fame
Operation Round Up awards $34,400 to local programs
Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Email scam affecting Arvig customers
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
Flamenco dance troupe performing twice in Park Rapids
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
Letter to Editor: Utke and Green support insurance companies instead of consumers
Column: Enterprise has always covered more than Park Rapids sports
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Hubbard County Government
March 21, 2015
Veterans Service officer, assistant attorney hired
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com A first-ever Hubbard County flag - replete with a loon and cattails - will soon be waving over the courthouse lawn. At the request of the county’s health care insurance provider, PrimeWest, a graphic design artist was contracted...
March 21, 2015 - 1:28pm
County considers sales tax to fund road projects
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org The hearing to address Hubbard County’s proposed transit sales tax drew about 10 residents,...
March 21, 2015 - 1:12pm
Hubbard County filling vacancies, adding to staff
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Hubbard County’s “lean and mean” strategy is catching up with it. Losing several supervisors and some key people kept board members on their toes Tuesday, filling vacancies and adding staff to make up for years of deficits. Not...
June 21, 2014 - 11:10am
February 26, 2014
BOA refuses second request for nonconforming garage
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org In a hearing carefully orchestrated to give all sides a say in the matter, Hubbard County’s...
February 26, 2014 - 1:31pm
December 21, 2013
Hubbard levy drops slightly; building maintenance supervisor to retire
By Sarah Smith email@example.com Hubbard County set its final general levy at $12.2 million Tuesday, shaving $200,000 off its preliminary estimate. That’s still more than the 2013 levy of $11.85 million, but the county is in good financial shape.
December 21, 2013 - 4:42pm
November 9, 2013
County board chair: Sales tax getting mixed reviews
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Heavy traffic on a Hubbard County roadway may push county commissioners to implement a sales tax, even though residents seem skeptical. County Road 81 is the designated poster child for a law passed in 2013, allowing counties to...
November 9, 2013 - 12:31pm
Tale of the tires: Could waste fees now go up?
By Sarah Smith email@example.com Hubbard County commissioners are weighing a change in solid waste fees after a multi-million...
November 9, 2013 - 12:23pm
Hubbard County’s deputies, jail are busy
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org At a time when jail bookings have reached an all-time high, Hubbard County is searching for a new jail administrator. And due to a commensurate increase in crime, the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Department wishes to hire a second...
November 9, 2013 - 12:11pm
October 19, 2013
Annual audit shows irregularities in federal program
By Sarah Smith email@example.com Hubbard County’s annual audits, usually squeaky clean, had a blemish for the year 2012. Outside auditor Colleen Hoffman of Thief River Falls, found irregularities in reporting of federal funds in Social Services’ Medical Assistance...
October 19, 2013 - 12:43pm
September 18, 2013
HC BOA enacts one more hurdle to variance process
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Board of Adjustment members erected an additional hurdle to variance requests Monday when homeowners want permission to encroach on shoreline setback. In the past, conditions members attach to such requests to mitigate runoff have...
September 18, 2013 - 12:45pm
August 24, 2013
County readies bid packages for next construction phase
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Hubbard County will start preparing bid packages for the second phase of its courthouse renovation project, but this time bids will be in two pieces. Cities and counties will be exempt from paying sales tax after Jan. 1, 2014. “It’s...
August 24, 2013 - 11:27am
July 20, 2013
County raises reach $98,000; meeting agenda gets chaotic, long Tuesday
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org In a somewhat surreptitious move, the Hubbard County Board of Commissioners gave two department heads a $48,000 raise Tuesday afternoon. That comes on the heels of a $50,000 hike the board voted in a move to fill the duties of retired...
July 20, 2013 - 12:04pm
July 17, 2013
BOA worries about future impact of its lake decisions
By Sarah Smith email@example.com Hubbard County’s Board of Adjustment worried Monday about the future ramifications of the...
July 17, 2013 - 11:11am
June 22, 2013
County debates geothermal heating, cooling systems
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Regulation and green technology are at loggerheads as Hubbard County determines whether it should oversee geothermal heating and cooling systems, especially those that drain into area lakes. A public hearing is set for July 16 at...
June 22, 2013 - 1:25pm
June 12, 2013
Atlas to map all HC wells, soils
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Hubbard County’s irrigation needs are rising steadily with the conversion of idle land to...
June 12, 2013 - 10:56am