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Existing driver's licenses likely good for flights until 2020
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
Plan for historic pavilion in Minn. lakes country includes razing, rebuilding
Tour group gets sneak peek at Crystal Brook
Hunger No More has new director
Park Rapids softball, baseball games rained out
Panthers begin new win streak following loss at Detroit Lakes
Tigers hand Drakes first loss of season
Panthers take control in NPC with two wins
Lakers rely on two late rallies to sweep Panthers
Corwin Arthur Myers
Darlene Mable Shearer
Ronald Kenyon Edwards
Yvonne Renee Rathman (nee Robitaille)
Pamela Jean Evenson
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Place a Business Announcement
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Community band's spring concert is May 13
Sculpture entry deadline extended
Storytellers invited to enter contest
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
About Fishing: Kayak's simplicity a natural appeal for the fisherman
Bird Wise: Spotlight on yellow-rumped warbler
Northland Nature Journal: It may be late, but spring is worth celebrating
Bird Wise: The natural perils of bird migration
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
Commentary: Consider joining the Park Rapids Lions Club
THUMBS UP/ THUMBS DOWN
Commentary: Wouldn't you want to know? Well testing at the time of home sale just makes sense
Letter to edittor: Why I don't vote for Democratic candidates
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
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
March 31, 2018
Defendants in Hinds Lake case challenge court decision
Hubbard County, City Sanitary Service, Dale Anderson and Nick Davis — defendants in a lawsuit by a Hinds Lake resident to stop the garbage-hauling business from operating on the lakeshore — have asked the Ninth Judicial District Court judge to amend his "findings of fact,...
March 31, 2018 - 10:00am
March 12, 2018
Township residents urged to attend annual meeting
Townships will hold their annual meetings Tuesday, March 13. The annual meeting is a gathering of the town residents, not the town board.
March 12, 2018 - 5:16pm
February 28, 2018
Commentary: Summit bringing together AIS experts to protect Minnesota's natural resources
Hubbard County could be the poster county for taking smart, preventive measures against the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) in its destination lakes. Since the 1990s the Hubbard Coalition of Lake Associations and Hubbard County Commissioners have been working together to...
February 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 10, 2018
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
The people of Minnesota are very nice. We heard some observations about our state, around the "Big Game," as being a wonderful, welcoming, friendly...
February 10, 2018 - 5:50pm
Wild parsnip spreading in Hubbard County
Wild parsnip is growing without rhyme nor reason, according to Hubbard County Agricultural Inspector Greg Hensel. He shared his annual noxious...
February 10, 2018 - 10:30am
January 24, 2018
Out-of-county garbage haulers skirting system
"Here's the age-old problem we've got in solid waste: our out-of-county waste," County Solid Waste Administrator Jed Nordin told county commissioners last week. A "significant" amount of that waste is ending up in the Hubbard County landfill, and the issue needs to be addressed,...
January 24, 2018 - 5:45pm
January 21, 2018
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
I thought it would be fun to set a new a challenge of fishing each of the four trout lakes in Hubbard County. Newman is about as far north as you can travel in Hubbard County, and proved to be a nice experience without anything over the top to state. Blacksmith is a personal favorite...
January 21, 2018 - 3:01pm
January 20, 2018
County sheriff proposes animal ordinance
Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes presented a county animal ordinance to county commissioners Tuesday. Its purpose is "the control of nuisance, potentially dangerous and dangerous animals," whether mammal, reptile, amphibian, fish or bird. Board Chair Cal Johannsen noted that an...
January 20, 2018 - 11:30am
County ends an easement in Schoolcraft Township
The Hubbard County Board held a public hearing Jan. 16 about removing a prescriptive easement in section 3 of the Schoolcraft Township Game Refuge. A private individual is interested in buying property, but the Schoolcraft ATV/OHV Trail runs straight through the center of the parcel....
January 20, 2018 - 9:00am
January 16, 2018
County found 'negligent' in Hinds Lake lawsuit
A Hinds Lake resident successfully concluded a 40-year battle to stop a garbage-hauling business from operating on the lakeshore. The case went...
January 16, 2018 - 11:25am
January 6, 2018
Local study reveals economic impact of arts
Creative Minnesota, Minnesota Citizens for the Arts and the Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council released a new study Wednesday indicating that...
January 6, 2018 - 7:00am
January 3, 2018
Hubbard County, Rural Minnesota CEP renews collaboration
The Hubbard County Board renewed a purchase of services contract with Rural Minnesota Concentrated Employment Program (CEP), a private, non-profit corporation that provides job development services in north-central and west-central Minnesota. Rural Minnesota CEP partners with the...
January 3, 2018 - 1:00pm