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Park Rapids Enterprise
Itasca-Mantrap launches solar project
Galloping grass fire challenges three departments
Certificate of Need ruling on Sandpiper pipeline expected April 13
EDA approves additional loan for Armory Square
Motorcycle visibility hinges on numerous blind spots
Panthers open track season by placing 14th at Paul Bunyan Classic at BSU
New boys track coach has to replace talent, state experience
Girls track team expecting to make a run at defending section title
Pike qualifies for national wrestling tournament
Menahga girls basketball team took roller-coaster ride to 10-16 record
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
MICHAEL "MIKE" WAGNER
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
When muse meets her artist:Manet’s favorite model inspires Maureen Gibbon’s new novel
Mevissen appearing at Bloomington Writers Festival
Dance academy successful at Duluth contest
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
February 22, 2014
Board promotes solid waste attendant
By Sarah Smith email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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