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Group hopes to save Laporte music program
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Braves open season with three road losses
Panthers dominate at plate, on mound in debuts
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
Tigers look to contend for conference crown
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
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
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Join one of ACTION Park Rapids' many 90-day plans
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
April 24, 2018
Nominations sought for 2018 Outstanding Senior
Nominations from county residents are now being accepted for the 2018 Outstanding Senior Citizen Award for Hubbard County. Nominees must be age 70 or older by June 1. The award recognizes outstanding senior citizens who have contributed their time and talent to benefit their community...
April 24, 2018 - 12:31pm
April 7, 2018
County developing design for new transfer station
A design for the new county transfer station is emerging. Solid Waste Administrator Josh Holte updated the Hubbard County Board at their April 3 meeting. Holte is working with consultant Wenck Associates, Inc. of Fargo to design the building. It will replace the existing transfer...
April 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
April 4, 2018
Major drug bust nets 28 arrests, 1 warrant in Hubbard County
Drug investigations culminated in the arrest of nearly 30 individuals in Hubbard County. Sixteen suspects were arrested in one day alone, according...
April 4, 2018 - 11:00am
March 31, 2018
Defendants in Hinds Lake case challenge court decision
Hubbard County, City Sanitary Service, Dale Anderson and Nick Davis — defendants in a lawsuit by a Hinds Lake resident to stop the garbage-hauling business from operating on the lakeshore — have asked the Ninth Judicial District Court judge to amend his "findings of fact,...
March 31, 2018 - 10:00am
March 12, 2018
Township residents urged to attend annual meeting
Townships will hold their annual meetings Tuesday, March 13. The annual meeting is a gathering of the town residents, not the town board.
March 12, 2018 - 5:16pm
February 28, 2018
Commentary: Summit bringing together AIS experts to protect Minnesota's natural resources
Hubbard County could be the poster county for taking smart, preventive measures against the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) in its destination lakes. Since the 1990s the Hubbard Coalition of Lake Associations and Hubbard County Commissioners have been working together to...
February 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 10, 2018
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
The people of Minnesota are very nice. We heard some observations about our state, around the "Big Game," as being a wonderful, welcoming, friendly...
February 10, 2018 - 5:50pm
Wild parsnip spreading in Hubbard County
Wild parsnip is growing without rhyme nor reason, according to Hubbard County Agricultural Inspector Greg Hensel. He shared his annual noxious...
February 10, 2018 - 10:30am
January 24, 2018
Out-of-county garbage haulers skirting system
"Here's the age-old problem we've got in solid waste: our out-of-county waste," County Solid Waste Administrator Jed Nordin told county commissioners last week. A "significant" amount of that waste is ending up in the Hubbard County landfill, and the issue needs to be addressed,...
January 24, 2018 - 5:45pm
January 21, 2018
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
I thought it would be fun to set a new a challenge of fishing each of the four trout lakes in Hubbard County. Newman is about as far north as you can travel in Hubbard County, and proved to be a nice experience without anything over the top to state. Blacksmith is a personal favorite...
January 21, 2018 - 3:01pm
January 20, 2018
County sheriff proposes animal ordinance
Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes presented a county animal ordinance to county commissioners Tuesday. Its purpose is "the control of nuisance, potentially dangerous and dangerous animals," whether mammal, reptile, amphibian, fish or bird. Board Chair Cal Johannsen noted that an...
January 20, 2018 - 11:30am
County ends an easement in Schoolcraft Township
The Hubbard County Board held a public hearing Jan. 16 about removing a prescriptive easement in section 3 of the Schoolcraft Township Game Refuge. A private individual is interested in buying property, but the Schoolcraft ATV/OHV Trail runs straight through the center of the parcel....
January 20, 2018 - 9:00am
January 16, 2018
County found 'negligent' in Hinds Lake lawsuit
A Hinds Lake resident successfully concluded a 40-year battle to stop a garbage-hauling business from operating on the lakeshore. The case went...
January 16, 2018 - 11:25am
January 6, 2018
Local study reveals economic impact of arts
Creative Minnesota, Minnesota Citizens for the Arts and the Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council released a new study Wednesday indicating that...
January 6, 2018 - 7:00am
January 3, 2018
Hubbard County, Rural Minnesota CEP renews collaboration
The Hubbard County Board renewed a purchase of services contract with Rural Minnesota Concentrated Employment Program (CEP), a private, non-profit corporation that provides job development services in north-central and west-central Minnesota. Rural Minnesota CEP partners with the...
January 3, 2018 - 1:00pm