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Hubbard County law enforcement Incidents Report
Nevis School Board addresses issues with students struggling with dyslexia
Park Rapids Senior Center bridge clubs hosting tournament
Park Rapids PD promotes two officers to sergeant rank
Man missing following Fish Hook Lake boating accident identified
Fergus Falls tops Panthers in dual meet
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Beverly Ione Masog
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Nevis author's first novel filled with 'real local flavor'
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
March 7, 2015
Area townships set for annual meetings, elections
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Tuesday, March 10, townships will hold annual meetings. The annual meeting is a gathering...
March 7, 2015 - 1:32pm
March 6, 2014
Editorial" Don’t skip township meetings
Township annual meetings will be held March 11 this year, and many townships also have their annual election of officers that day. In Minnesota, if you don’t live in an incorporated city, you live in a township … It’s important to vote and have a say in your leadership. Like...
March 6, 2014 - 9:09am
January 28, 2014
Helga Township farmer loses in excavation case
A Helga Township farmer has been dealt a blow by a Ninth Judicial Court ruling that states he must stop excavating his land and restore it to the township’s satisfaction. The long-running dispute has placed Doug Crosby against the township’s zoning board for three years....
January 28, 2014 - 3:19pm
November 23, 2013
Local townships in relatively good financial shape
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Hubbard County’s 28 townships – actually 26 of the 28 – seem to be in reasonably good financial shape. But 10 of them outspent their revenues. State Auditor Rebecca Otto released the Minnesota Town Finances Report Thursday,...
November 23, 2013 - 2:12pm
March 12, 2013
It's township day across Minnesota
BEMIDJI – It’s a thankless job not many are interested in. “The last time around, I didn’t even file and I got elected,” said Dennis Zeto. Zeto, 10-year chairman of the Eckles Township Board of Supervisors, is one of more than 9,000 township officers in the state, according...
March 12, 2013 - 8:20am
Helga Township town hall fails a second time
Helga Township residents will not get a new town hall building despite two razor thin vote counts. A recount performed by the Hubbard County auditor confirmed the no votes for a town hall were 400 to 398 yes votes in the November election. That was the exact margin tallied in...
December 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 10, 2012
Hubbard County voters elect township representatives
Hubbard County's township residents headed to the polls to determine who will orchestrate the grassroots governmental bodies. n Akeley Township elected George Lueck and Leroy Miller were elected as supervisors and Violet "Dolly" Poncelet was elected as treasurer n In Arago Township,...
November 10, 2012 - 1:28pm
July 25, 2012
Helga Town Board issues four-page statement about action against Crosby's effort to remove rocks from his land
HELGA TOWNSHIP - With a Hubbard County sheriff's deputy present, the Helga Town Board Tuesday evening released a four-page statement regarding ongoing litigation. The township has obtained a temporary restraining order prohibiting resident Doug Crosby and Reierson Construction of...
July 25, 2012 - 8:27am
July 21, 2012
Helga Township farmer fights local zoning board
Hubbard County District Court Judge Robert Tiffany has signed a Temporary Restraining Order against a Helga Township farmer who claims his only transgression was to try to make rocky land tillable. Douglas A.
July 21, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 31, 2010
Townships, county on average 40 percent tax-exempt
As more lands are purchased for conservation or tax forfeited in a challenging economy, some of Hubbard County's tiniest units of government are feeling the pinch of scarcer tax dollars. But some township supervisors say they can weather the trend by passing skimpier budgets and...
December 31, 2010 - 5:30pm
November 18, 2010
No charges in Lake Eunice Township Board investigation
After an investigation into allegations against members of the Lake Eunice Township Board, it was determined that -- while they may have broken some laws -- it was not done intentionally and no criminal charges should be filed. The Becker County Sheriff's Department investigated...
November 18, 2010 - 7:50am
November 6, 2010
Township results tabulated; some candidates win by write-in votes
Hubbard County's township residents headed to the polls to determine who will orchestrate the grassroots governmental bodies. n Akeley Township incumbent clerk Tom Beck will return. Incumbent supervisor Duane Splittstoesser will continue in the role, earning 113 votes; candidate...
November 6, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 25, 2010
Menahga candidates withdraw; township seeking clerk
Two candidates for Menahga city offices withdrew last week during the allowed time. Interim clerk/treasurer Susie Larson said longtime council member Dennis Komulainen and mayoral candidate Kurt Clark Sr, both withdrew their names for consideration on the November ballot. In Henrietta...
August 25, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 10, 2010
Rodeo organizers seeking hard liquor license for annual event
The Henrietta Township Board will consult its legal counsel and possibly schedule a special meeting later this month after it came under fire for a January resolution banning the sale of hard liquor at special events. Randy and Denese Jokela appeared before the board Thursday night...
April 10, 2010 - 2:00pm
March 6, 2010
Township elections will be Tuesday
A majority of townships in Hubbard and eastern Becker counties have decided their elections will coincide with the General Election in November, but some will have elections Tuesday, March 9. Townships will still have their annual meetings March 9 when the town business is discussed...
March 6, 2010 - 1:00pm