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Local students learn through Norwegian Heritage Camp
Park Rapids man dies in Mahnomen County crash
Park Rapids man weilding hatchet arrested in Becker County
Park Rapids safety event planned Tuesday
Menahga School Board debates science curriculum
Panthers maintained positive attitude
Runners complete Grandma's Marathon
Park Rapids shooters qualify for state
Ryan’s grand-slam home run in 10th lifts Esox
Midway’s 14-hit attack sparks 13-1 win
Dean Frederick Johnson
Margaret Adelaide Johnson
Mary Rose Favorite
Todd J. Sundet
Marlys R. Erickson
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
Dorset hosting Boardwalk Art Festival this Saturday
Storytellers invited to enter new Park Rapids contest
Boardwalk Art Festival in Dorset on Saturday
Kids theatre workshop offered in July
Pat Beaumont's father entertained Wild West show fans
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Communities in action against aquatic invasive species
Editorial: Declassify, release secret Sept. 11 pages
Letter: Read and learn more about conservatives
Letter: Dayton busy playing politics
Letter: Profound moment brought smiles
Editorial: Staking claim to title ‘Fireworks Capital of Minnesota’
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Home plate: Kabobs: From turkey, to pork, to pound cake
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
Update: Missing 5-year-old from fatal Bemidji fire found alive
March 7, 2015
Area townships set for annual meetings, elections
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org Tuesday, March 10, townships will hold annual meetings. The annual meeting is a gathering...
News / local
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...
opinion / editorials
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....
News / local
January 28, 2014 - 3:19pm
November 23, 2013
Local townships in relatively good financial shape
By Sarah Smith email@example.com 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,...
News / region
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...
News / state
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...
News / local
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...
News / local
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