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Woman starts jail sentence for DWI crash

December 17, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A Park Rapids woman reported to the Hubbard County jail Monday to begin serving time for an alcohol-related rollover that injured her only. Continue Reading

County, city officers find more drugs in traffic stops

December 17, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Traffic arrests throughout Hubbard County are starting to yield more than drunken drivers. Continue Reading

Trial set for PR mom who allegedly bought kids booze

December 17, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A Dec. 27 trial date has been set in the case of a Park Rapids mother who allegedly bought her underage son and friends alcohol last spring. Continue Reading

Akeley man allegedly assaults state trooper, leads law enforcement in high-speed chase through Hubbard County

October 26, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Elijah Lee Knowles, 26, of Akeley was arraigned on six felony counts and three gross misdemeanors in district court Monday after allegedly assaulting a state trooper followed by a high-speed chase early Saturday morning Continue Reading

Resort case before Appeals Court; owners seek new variance

August 3, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

As a contentious lawsuit over the number of docks allowed on residential developments winds through the Minnesota appeals court system, the defendants are now asking Hubbard County’s Board of Adjustment for fewer moorings than are at the center of the litigation. Continue Reading

Woman arraigned after high speed chase, crash in Park Rapids

June 18, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A Fergus Falls woman who led officers on a high speed chase through Park Rapids Tuesday after dragging a police officer nearly two blocks with her car was arraigned Thursday on five charges, including three felonies. Continue Reading

2 adults charged with driving drunk, kids in car

June 11, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A dubious distinction achieved in 2010 appears to be perpetuating itself in Hubbard County adults being pulled over for suspected drunken driving with kids in the vehicle. Continue Reading

Eminent domain proceedings filed over County 37 road

June 4, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Eminent domain proceedings have begun against six landowners with 10 parcels of property along Hubbard County 37, but bids will still be let for the project June 14. Continue Reading

Reward offered in wolf shootings

May 18, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to a conviction in the case of two timber wolves left dead on a highway north of Park Rapids May 8. Continue Reading

County appeals resort variance verdict

May 4, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Hubbard County and the owners of a 5th Crow Wing Lake resort have appealed a district court ruling in the case of a variance issued a year ago. Continue Reading