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Hubbard County enacts hiring freeze

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PARK RAPIDS - The county's financial position is so dismal, some departments may want to take a paper route or a night job waiting tables just to bring in more money.


Hard times are here.

The county assessor learned that Wednesday. Bob Hansen's appearance before the regular meeting of the Hubbard County Board of Commissioners came at the worst possible time.

Two hours after the board enacted a hiring freeze, Hansen was before it asking for help.

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