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Hubbard County board
September 22, 2018
County approves 5.9 percent preliminary levy increase
The Hubbard County Board approved a preliminary payable 2019 levy of $15,144,000 at their Sept. 18 meeting. That's an $844,000, or 5.9 percent, increase over the 2018 final levy of $14,300,000. County commissioner Char Christenson said she recently learned that neighboring counties...
September 22, 2018 - 12:30pm
August 25, 2018
Hubbard County support sought for Bemidji veterans home
Beltrami County Veterans Service Officer Scotty Allison spoke with the Hubbard County Board Tuesday to gauge their interest in helping fund a new veterans home in Bemidji. In May, the Minnesota Legislature passed a bonding bill that included $32 million for the construction of three...
August 25, 2018 - 10:00am
August 11, 2018
County approves exemption for Red River Event Center
After hearing public testimony, the Hubbard County Board approved special legislation that gives them authority to grant an off-sale liquor...
August 11, 2018 - 11:30am
August 3, 2018
Letter to the Editor: County board knows jurisdiction/control statute
The State Auditor Rebecca Otto in her recent audit report found that the Hubbard County Board of Commissioners are not in compliance with state statute by removing wording relating to "jurisdiction and control" of the Heritage Living Center Board in the 2007 amended Heritage by-laws....
August 3, 2018 - 12:27pm
August 1, 2018
Red River Event Center off-sale license revisited
A public hearing concerning the application by S&H Retail Inc. for an off-sale liquor license at the Red River Event Center in Akeley will be held at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7 in the Hubbard County Board Meeting Room. The state legislature passed an omnibus liquor bill in May that...
August 1, 2018 - 9:13am
July 25, 2018
County board discusses state auditor's findings
After reviewing Hubbard County's 2015 and 2016 audit reports with Colleen Hoffman of Hoffman, Philipp & Knutson, the county board opted to terminate their contract with the private accounting firm. County commissioners then authorized County Auditor-Treasurer Kay Rave to engage the...
July 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 9, 2018
Commissioners Christenson, Stacey visit White House
Hubbard County Commissioners Dan Stacey and Char Christenson joined nearly 70 other Minnesota county commissioners and officials May 31 at a...
June 9, 2018 - 8:00am
April 11, 2018
Hubbard County adopts animal control ordinance, revises three others
The Hubbard County Board adopted amendments to three county ordinances and approved a new animal control ordinance at their April 3 meeting. Commissioners questioned a provision in the shoreland management ordinance which prohibits home-based businesses to have employees. A new portion...
April 11, 2018 - 7:00am
April 7, 2018
Long-standing sign may come down: Hubbard County Board probes right-of-way issue
Hubbard County officials are investigating a complaint regarding Vacationaire Resort's sign — and fear a potential domino effect. The...
April 7, 2018 - 3:30pm
March 28, 2018
MnDOT tells county to correct its sign ordinance
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) notified the Hubbard County Environmental Services Office (ESO) that the county's sign ordinance...
March 28, 2018 - 6:00am
March 24, 2018
County commissioners grant easement to Enbridge
The Hubbard County Board approved a right-of-way and perpetual easement to Enbridge Energy this week. "Enbridge is proposing to install Line...
March 24, 2018 - 9:00am
March 10, 2018
2018 Election: County purchases e-poll books
Hubbard County applied for and received a Minnesota Voting Equipment Election Grant. The award totals $70,604. The 2017 state Legislature authorized...
March 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
County approves ordinance amendment despite objections
The Hubbard County Board held consecutive public hearings Tuesday for two proposed county ordinances: a new buffer ordinance and an amendment to watercraft speeds on First, Second and Third Crow Wing lakes. Two lakeshore owners took issue with the county, citing a lack of public...
March 10, 2018 - 10:00am
February 24, 2018
County board discusses off-sale liquor license
Hubbard County Chief Deputy Auditor Sandy Rittgers clarified the county's involvement in the liquor license application for S & H Retail Inc., with a trade name of Red River Liquor Co. & Event Center. Rittgers spoke to county commissioners during their Feb. 20 meeting.
February 24, 2018 - 11:00am
February 14, 2018
County highway, bridge projects scheduled for 2018
The Hubbard County Board has approved a slate of highway projects for 2018. They also reviewed the annual bridge inspection report during their Feb. 6 meeting. By state and federal law, the county is required to evaluate the structural integrity of all bridges with a 10-foot span...
February 14, 2018 - 11:00am