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Roundabout project to begin May 2019: U.S. Hwy. 71 South will be closed during final phase
PR council approves 2019 levy and budget
Menahga Council sets 1 percent levy increase, discusses liquor store remodel
Park Rapids grad to appear on 'Jeopardy!'
Whooping cough cases confirmed in Park Rapids
Late-season archers have shot at filling deer tags
Landstrom vaults to all-around title
Panthers outwork Wolverines for first win
Taflin, defense spark C-G's win over Tigers
Baune, Bauck lead Eagles past Braves
Miles K. Femling
Mary Josephine Krachey
Glenda Mae Kluver
Margie Mae Kesler
Enbridge to remove existing Line 3 from tribal lands if new pipeline is built
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Detroit Lakes apparel firm puts shoplifters to work
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
Place a Business Announcement
Park Rapids Downtown Business Association announces photo contest winners announced
‘Let’s make it happen,’ Garth Brooks replies to Mark Dayton’s call for another MN show
Share your arts ‘wish list’
Fargo store sells winning lottery ticket — $25,000 a year for life
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
Late-season archers have shot at filling deer tags
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
LEPS & ODES: Butterflies have 'dynamic' population fluctuations
BIRDWISE: Birds may be scarce, but birding is 'in'
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
LETTER TO EDITOR: Trump's wall is not too expensive
LIVING AT HOME COMMENTARY: Let's make an effort to help our elders this season
EDITORIAL: David can beat Goliath in retail
KLOBUCHAR COMMENTARY: Developing a more effective flu vaccine is critical
Bursack: Sibling caregiver criticism ramps up over holiday visits
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
July 11, 2018
County updates census and E911 addresses
Hubbard County completed the 2020 Census Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA) project and submitted updates to the U.S. Census Bureau. LUCA is a voluntary, once-a-decade procedure and ensures an accurate count for each participating jurisdiction. It is the only opportunity offered...
July 11, 2018 - 1:00pm
July 7, 2018
County sharing compost grant
Hubbard County will soon expand its composting efforts. A Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) environmental assistance grant awarded to Polk County will be utilized by six counties, including Hubbard County. Source separated organic material (SSOM), such as food scraps and...
July 7, 2018 - 3:00pm
July 4, 2018
Crawling with ticks: Rising numbers of people and pets are contracting tick-related illnesses
They're tiny, they're hungry, and they're here. If you think the ticks seem bad this spring, your suspicions are correct. The Detroit Lakes area,...
July 4, 2018 - 11:30am
July 3, 2018
COMMENTARY: A holiday reminder about aquatic invasive species in Hubbard County
Now that summer is upon us, many people in the area and from out of town are flocking to the pristine water of Hubbard County. While out on...
July 3, 2018 - 12:20pm
June 30, 2018
A Father's Day fish
Daniel Moorhouse poses with the 36-inch, 13-pound northern that he caught in Hubbard County on Father’s Day.
June 30, 2018 - 5:00am
June 27, 2018
Recycling containers to replace aging sheds
Hubbard County will replace four of its recycling sheds with 30-yard recycling roll-off boxes. On a recommendation from Hubbard County Solid Waste Administrator Josh Holte, the Hubbard County Board approved a low quote of $26,780 from Pro-tainer, Inc. of Alexandria. Holte said one...
June 27, 2018 - 11:00am
June 23, 2018
Berm going up at County 118 gravel pit
On Tuesday, the Hubbard County Board approved a $4,200 quote from Vogt's Dirt Service of Bemidji to install barriers at the County 118 gravel pit in Rockwood Township. Last month, the board learned of the junky conditions at the pit, where shooters turned it into an unofficial target...
June 23, 2018 - 9:30am
June 16, 2018
Vercon awarded bid on county transfer station
The Hubbard County Board awarded bids for the new county transfer station last week. Vercon, Inc. of Menahga submitted the low bid of $3,261,977...
June 16, 2018 - 9:00am
May 23, 2018
Tax ruling on Enbridge has counties concerned
A recent decision by a Minnesota Tax Court regarding Enbridge Energy's oil pipeline system could leave 13 counties — including Hubbard County — paying out potentially large refunds to the company. On May 15, tax court Judge Joanne Turner ruled the Minnesota Department...
May 23, 2018 - 10:00am
Stronger than lightning: Fern Township comes together to rebuild town hall
Neither rain nor lightning could dampen the spirits of the Fern Township community, especially for former school teacher and Fern Town Hall building...
May 23, 2018 - 8:27am
May 21, 2018
Father, son drown while kayaking on Hart Lake in Hubbard County
A father and 4-year-old son drowned Saturday on Hart Lake, according to a Hubbard County Sheriff's Office news release. On May 19 at 1:26 p.m., the sheriff's office received a call that two kayakers had overturned and had not returned to the surface. Hart Lake is located in Lakeport...
May 21, 2018 - 12:12pm
County board closing vehicle access to 'disgraceful' gravel pit
A gravel pit's conditions in northern Hubbard County drew ire from County Commissioner Cal Johannsen at Tuesday's board meeting. Hubbard County public works officials, the sheriff, Johannsen and neighboring landowners visited the gravel pit last week. It's located at County 118,...
May 21, 2018 - 9:45am
April 24, 2018
Nominations sought for 2018 Outstanding Senior
Nominations from county residents are now being accepted for the 2018 Outstanding Senior Citizen Award for Hubbard County. Nominees must be age 70 or older by June 1. The award recognizes outstanding senior citizens who have contributed their time and talent to benefit their community...
April 24, 2018 - 12:31pm
April 7, 2018
County developing design for new transfer station
A design for the new county transfer station is emerging. Solid Waste Administrator Josh Holte updated the Hubbard County Board at their April 3 meeting. Holte is working with consultant Wenck Associates, Inc. of Fargo to design the building. It will replace the existing transfer...
April 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
April 4, 2018
Major drug bust nets 28 arrests, 1 warrant in Hubbard County
Drug investigations culminated in the arrest of nearly 30 individuals in Hubbard County. Sixteen suspects were arrested in one day alone, according...
April 4, 2018 - 11:00am