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Park Rapids Enterprise
Ruby's Pantry to 'pop up' in Laporte
Father, son drown while kayaking on Hart Lake in Hubbard County
County board closing vehicle access to 'disgraceful' gravel pit
10 killed in Texas high school shooting were mostly students; police say suspect confessed
Nevis playground installation is imminent
Home runs lift Snurdbirds past Crookston, Wolf Lake
Kirlin, Jasmer run in Fargo Marathon
BHV, WDC defeat Braves in PRC play
Panthers sitting at .500 after splitting four games
Tigers walk to 13-1 win over Mustangs
Pamela Jean Evenson
Corwin Arthur Myers
Lawrence "Larry" Delbert Dierks
Darlene Mable Shearer
Ronald Kenyon Edwards
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Place a Business Announcement
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Community band's spring concert is May 13
Sculpture entry deadline extended
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Bird Wise: Catch a wave and you're sitting on top of the world
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
Conservation officers' weekly report
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Hubbard County Government
March 21, 2015
Veterans Service officer, assistant attorney hired
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org Hubbard County’s irrigation needs are rising steadily with the conversion of idle land to...
June 12, 2013 - 10:56am