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February 22, 2014
Board promotes solid waste attendant
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Longtime solid waste attendant Jannelle Pederson has been promoted to supervisor at the main solid waste transfer station in Park Rapids. She was selected from among several applicants for the position and reports to interim solid...
news / local
February 22, 2014 - 11:38am
November 9, 2013
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 dollar farming operation recently dumped 62 irrigation system tires at one of the transfer stations. The tires will cost the county $2,000...
news / local
November 9, 2013 - 12:23pm
April 12, 2013
Bonds approved for Perham refuse burner expansion
By Tom Hintgen / East Ottertail Focus - The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners on April 2 approved a resolution awarding the sale of $19.3 million in waste disposal revenue bonds to finance improvements to the refuse burner in Perham. The burner, operated by Otter Tail County...
news / region
April 12, 2013 - 8:02am
June 22, 2011
Hubbard County lake residents concerned about 'junky yards'
As Hubbard County continues to tweak amendments to its solid waste ordinance defining what constitutes a junkyard, residents continue to put...
news / local
June 22, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 25, 2011
Henrietta Mall customers will see stricter policies at transfer station
You could call it a going-out-of-business sale if it had ever been in business. Laissez-faire policies of live and let live at Hubbard County's...
May 25, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 21, 2011
County discusses complaints over south transfer station
As nightly repairs continue to the South Side Transfer Station dump chute, commissioners and Solid Waste Superintendent Vern Massie discussed...
May 21, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 7, 2011
Communism? County debates the rights of property owners
An attempt to update language in Hubbard County's solid waste ordinance turned into an hour-long debate on individual property rights versus...
May 7, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2009
Hubbard mulls joining regional consortium at Perham incinerator
The possibility of a regional solid waste collaboration, including the expansion of the Perham incinerator, was the topic of a meeting of Wadena, Otter Tail, Hubbard, Todd, Clay and Becker Counties and the city of Perham last Wednesday. The Perham Resource and Recovery Facility needs...
July 20, 2009 - 7:43am
County pays back haulers at higher rate than sought
Wadena County commissioners accepted the solid waste committee's recommendation to continue hauling loads directly Perham but deviated from a recommended tipping fee discount for haulers -- actually increasing the amount the county will pay. The discount will be $5 per ton, not the...
July 20, 2009 - 7:42am